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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. 

2024 Events

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Pensacola, Florida
April April 28, 2023

The one-day Summit will be packed with informative technical session, insightful keynote presentations, and networking opportunities, bringing together professionals from sectors across the housing spectrum. Sponsorship opportunities are also available to feature vendor exhibits, showcasing the latest technologies and construction methodologies. Topics will include affordable housing advocates, lenders, developers, administrators, policy makers, building suppliers, and more.

Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida
October 22-23, 2024

The Power Up Energy Expo is back for its 15th year. Day 1 includes Power Up Energy Expo conference, speakers and vendors. Day 2 includes the Defense Innovation Forum. Please mark your calendars and plan to join us for another amazing event.

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

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Members can save on company related sponsorships at all events.


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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