2016 Upcoming Events

SEBC Save the Date

2016 Power Up Energy Expo

  • Gulf Coast Energy Network’s signature event, the Power Up Energy Expo, is coming to Fort Walton Beach on October 5th and 6th 2016. Mark your calendars and plan on joining us for the big event!

Caribbean Renewable Energy Forum

  • CREF 2016 will take place this year at the InterContinental Hotel in Miami, Florida from October 17 – 19.

Past Events:

Contracting Tools, March 16-17, 2016
Hosted by the Gulf Coast Energy Network and Eglin Air Force Base.

  • Ms. Joann Cox and Ms. Karen Ziemba, Senior Contracting Officers, Assisted Acquisition Services Division, General Services Administration
  • Ms. Cherri Duval, Small Business Program Director, Contracting Office at Eglin Air Force Base
  • Mr. Sid Saunders, Pendulum Services Community Partnership Opportunities in Government Contracting
  • Mr. Dan Robeen, Engineering Division Chief, 96th Civil Engineering Group, Eglin Air Force Base Civil Engineering Outlook for Eglin Air Force Base, Team Eglin
  • Mr. Bryan Scism, Base Energy Manager, Eglin Air Force Base
  • Ms. Christa Gunn, Chief, Portfolio Optimization, U.S. Air Force Hurlburt Field
  • Ms. Alice Oberhausen, US Department of Energy, Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) Training Team, Area Wide Contract Tools and the Use of Utility Energy Services Contracting 
  • Mr. Jason Cartozian, Siemens presentationMr. Michael Reed presentation and Mr. Dean Yobs, Schneider Electric presentation, Industry Panel – Case Studies on Energy Savings Performance Contracting & Utility Energy Services Contracting
  • Mr. Leslie “Les” Martin, US Air Force Civil Engineering Center (AFCEC)
  • Mr. Chris Hood, Gulf Power Representative, Mr. Mark Clark, Okaloosa Gas District, and Mr. Steven Wolfrom, CHELCO Utility Panel – Energy Contracting from the Local Utilities’ Perspective
  • Dr. Steve Butler, Director, Doolittle Institute, Understanding Partnership Intermediary Agreements
  • Mr. Andrew Nelson, Chief Energy Branch, US Army Corp of Engineers, Energy Engineering Analysis Program (EEAP)ERDC-CERL Overview
  • Ms. Canan “Janan” Balaban, Associate Director, Florida Energy Systems Consortium, University Partnerships for Energy Research 
  • Mr. Van Fuller, Director, Mid-Bay Bridge Authority, Value-Based Real Property Transaction



Power Up Defense Energy Forum Files October, 2015

Hosted by the Gulf Coast Energy Network and Eglin Air Force Base.


Energy & MicroGrids Workshop Files

This workshop was hosted by the Gulf Coast Energy Network, Eglin Air Force Base, and the Doolittle Institute.