PEC 2014 Policy Conference - Information and Registration

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Event Date: 
2014-09-17
Online registration now available.

The 2014 PEC Policy Conference will be an open dialog on the leading environmental issues facing our Commonwealth, featuring an array of perspectives from environmental, regulated and government interests. 

 

Policy Conference Registration is now open here. 

See the Complete Agenda Here

 

Pennsylvania Environmental Council 
2014 Policy Conference
September 16th & 17th 
Harrisburg Hilton | Harrisburg, PA
Registration Cost: $50
LINK TO REGISTRATION PAGE 
For additional information contact Sue Gold @ 412-481-9400
AGENDA
Wednesday, September 16th
Reception
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Light Hors D‘Oeuvres and Cash Bar 
Thursday, September 17th
Please note the agenda may be subject to change due to availability of invited speakers.
Registration Open at 8:00 a.m.
9:00 – 9:15 Welcome
Davitt Woodwell, President & CEO, Pennsylvania Environmental Council
9:15 – 10:15 Legislative Panel: “What’s Ahead in 2014 and Beyond”
A series of discussions with Majority and Minority Chairs (invited) from the Senate and House Environmental Resources & Energy Committees.
Moderator: David Hess, Crisci & Associates
Representative Ron Miller, confirmed
Senator John Yudichak, confirmed
10:20 – 11:00 Perspectives from the Gubernatorial Campaigns of Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf (invited) 
11:15 – 11:30 Break
11:30 – 12:30 Issue Panel: Natural Gas Management in Pennsylvania
Moderator: John Walliser, Pennsylvania Environmental Council
Terry Bossert, Vice President, Legislative & Regulatory Affairs, Range Resources, confirmed
Susan Packard LeGros, President and Executive Director, Center of Sustainable Shale Development, confirmed
Representative from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, invited 
12:15 – 1:00 Buffet Lunch
1:00 – 2:15 Climate Change and Pennsylvania’s Approach; Section 111(d) Emissions Standards
Moderator: Davitt Woodwell, Pennsylvania Environmental Council
Megan Ceronsky, Esq., Director of Regulatory Policy & Senior Attorney, Environmental Defense Fund , confirmed
Robert McKinstry, Esq., Partner, Ballard Spahr LLP, confirmed
Representative from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, invited
Representative from Exelon Corporation, invited
2:15 – 2:30 Break
2:30 – 3:45 Issue Panel: Water Resources
Moderator: John Hines, Government Relations Advisor, Shell Corporation
Harry Campbell, Executive Director, PA Office of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, confirmed
Robert Hughes, Executive Director, Eastern PA Coalition for Abandoned Mine Reclamation, confirmed
Susan Myerov, AICP, Senior Program Director, Pennsylvania Environmental Council, confirmed
Timothy Weston, Esq., Partner, K&L Gates, confirmed
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PEC 2014 Policy Conference
September 16th & 17th
Harrisburg Hilton | Harrisburg, PA

Registration Cost: $50
For additional information contact Sue Gold @ 412-481-9400

AGENDA

Tuesday, September 16th

5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - Reception

 

Wednesday, September 17th

Please note the agenda may be subject to change due to availability of invited speakers.

Registration Open at 8:00 a.m.

8:00 - 9:00 - Breakfast Buffet

9:00 – 9:20 - Welcome         

9:20 – 10:40 - Legislative Panel: “What’s Ahead in 2014 and Beyond”

10:40 – 11:00 - Break

11:00 – 12:20 - Issue Panel: Natural Gas Management in Pennsylvania

12:25 – 1:00 - Buffet Lunch

1:00 – 2:30 - Climate Change and Pennsylvania’s Approach; Section 111(d) Emissions Standards

2:30 – 2:45 - Break

2:45 – 4:00 - Issue Panel: Water Resources