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Gulf Coast Energy Network (GCEN) membership is open to anyone associated with expanding fields of energy, water, transportation and sustainable design. 


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Panama City Beach, Florida
November 3 & 4, 2021

Power Up Energy Expo is Gulf Coast Energy Network’s premier annual event. Now in its 12th year, Power Up is proud to be in Panama City Beach, Florida, near Tyndall Air Force Base with the theme “Building Resilient Installations.”

CX Energy Virtual

Cx Energy 2021

Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas
April 20-23, 2021

The #1 event in commissioning energy management and building technology. Available to attend in-person or virtual.

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Sustainable Town Planning 2021

Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
March 24 & 25, 2021

Sustainable Town Planning will bring together planners, architects, builders, developers, engineers, and other professionals to discuss the latest trends in construction, architecture, and town planning. Please join us for an informative agenda. Come early for our walking tour of Seaside followed by a networking social (March 24th). Space is limited and this event will sell out.

Member Benefits

When you join, you become part of a diverse organization representing professionals along the United State’s Gulf Coast and across the country.

Event Discounts

GCEN members receive discounts on registration costs to all GCEN events.

Exclusive Content

Missed the GCEN event? No worries! Get exclusive access to event videos, presentations and more.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Members can save on company related sponsorships at all events.


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Industry Trends for 2021

Let’s look into our industry’s crystal ball and forecast political, financial, technological and green collar job themes of 2021. Here’s a look at what you can expect over this year.

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Professional Career Development

Networking Opportunities

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Our members represent a diverse group of energy and environmental experts.

  • Consulting Engineers
  • Mechanical Contractors
  • Building Owners
  • Utilities Directors
  • Employees of Manufacturing Companies
  • Educational Institutions
  • Research Organizations
  • Federal, State and Local Government 
  • Architects
  • HVAC&R Installers
  • Students