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For more than two decades BrandActive has partnered with Fortune 1000 companies, leading healthcare systems, and small and medium-sized businesses to optimize the implementation of rebranding programs of all sizes. We’ve been everywhere your brand lives and seen everything marketing touches across every area of your organization. So, we have unique insights into how to improve ROI. Whether you’re going through a one-time corporate rebrand or wanting to get the most out of the everyday management of your existing brand, we help you achieve more, spend less, and build a better brand.

ECI has over 20 years of experience and is the leading provider of EDI & Billing/CIS services to retail energy companies across the U.S. With 3 offices, 150 + employees, and over 300 energy clients, ECI is the nation’s largest and most widely used EDI & Billing/CIS service provider, supporting over 6 million meters a month.  ECI’s billing platform allows retail energy providers to create and bill even the most complex products, and tools like ECI’s end-user customer portal and mobile app, and built in email and noticing functionality make it easy to engage with end-users.  Contact us at (516) 874-8000 or inforequest@ecinfosystems.com.

ESG empowers energy leaders globally.
Our innovative technology empowers leaders of all sizes and segments to deliver their future promise of energy. Through the energy transition these leaders deliver a future promise of energy that is competitive, clean, smart & flexible to meet our future needs. Our empowerment means they unlock greater customer benefit, unleash their innovation more quickly & are agile in navigating through constant change. By empowering those who deliver the energy transition for customers, together we make a shared contribution to our future.

Excelergy, part of the Harris Group of companies, is a world leader in high performance software solutions that optimize the customer care and billing processes in competitive retail energy markets. Our flagship product, Excelergy RevenueManager, is proven world-wide and supports multiple commodities through the entire customer lifecycle — from prospecting, to customer acquisition, customer service and billing — in residential, commercial and industrial markets.

With its platform of the same name, powercloud has been offering an open cloud SaaS solution for the energy industry since 2012 and is currently the market leader in Germany with more than 200 customers. powercloud, the fastest growing billing system in the energy industry, promotes the development of innovative energy brands and green offers making established utilities, network and metering point operators, as well as municipal utilities – ready, relevant and agile for customer and market needs alike. 

https://power.cloud/en/

https://www.linkedin.com/company/powercloud-en

Energy Suppliers often struggle to acquire new customers and manage risk with limited resources and disparate systems. POWWR develops simple software to help them win more profitable deals, increase margins and manage risk to get their businesses growing again. In short, we take complex, error-prone tasks and automate them, making them easier to manage across multiple users for maximum efficiency.
Beyond software, POWWR is now bringing Energy Brokers and Suppliers together in the Next Generation Energy Marketplace… a New Digital Matchmaking Service designed to open doors to new business opportunities and more profitable deals.
POWWR, the next Generation Energy Marketplace. www.powwr.com

SILVER SPONSORS

Agility CIS is a leading provider of retail energy solutions in the US and globally, with more than twenty years’ industry experience. We offer cloud-native platforms for billing & customer management that are highly intuitive, heavily automated, and flexibly configured so you can respond fast to changing market trends. These accelerate customer enrolment, drive down cost-to-serve, and help you create superior customer experiences.

Endeavor Management’s team of experienced management consultants work collaboratively with you to merge market insights and industry expertise to design and implement practical strategies. Our clients keep coming back for quick strategic wins and to serve as a long-term trusted partner.

WORKSHOP SPONSORS

Jules Energy has been developing its web-based energy ecosystem for over decade. Their flagship product JuleSmart automates energy procurement in the long term, short term, and intraday trading windows. It is the ultimate in flexibility from quotes and forecasts to contracts and dashboard reporting. An online application running in the cloud that is utility and end-customer (B2B end users) interfacing simultaneously and 24/7 accessible. A future proof and new customer experience and for utilities a digital back office environment that allows for optimal risk control and instant product propagation and continuous price updating. Now in North America, Jules Energy is seeking partners in the energy supply, end user, and broker consultant areas to implement this powerful and proven platform where energy suppliers and consumers can buy or sell any power or gas energy within the same environment.

The only global benchmarking tool available to energy brands.
Academically researched and verified brand survey questions will be directed to your customers to give you the critical insights you need to understand your brand health and marketing strategy.
With the critical insights gained from the survey, now is the time to understand where your marketing is working and where it isnt. This will help to inform you on future strategy and spend, making sure you use your budget wisely to engage customers on what matters.
When you understand your customer, and they understand your messaging, the sky is the limit. Ensure your brand health is fully charged – grow into new areas and dominate your market.

BRONZE SPONSORS

Center for Resource Solutions | Green-e®

Nonprofit Center for Resource Solutions administers Green-e®, the leading certification for voluntary renewable energy and carbon offset products.  With over 317 companies offering Green-e® Energy certified products, Green-e® indicates value-add, environmentally preferable products that have been third-party audited, reducing risk and differentiating suppliers to their customers and stakeholders.

P.R. Quinlan Associates (“PRQ”) provides intelligence reporting and analysis on regulatory and legislative issues that impact retail energy suppliers and brokers. Our policy analysis done by humans, not a computer algorithm, so we can focus on what matters to your bottom line and business operations and free you up to focus on high-value work. Our team of experts is available to advise retail energy executives on regulatory issues, market entry analysis, and integration of policy strategy with overall business objectives.

STRATEGIC PARTNERS​

The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) is an association that represents all U.S. investor-owned electric companies. Its members provide electricity for 220 million Americans, operate in 50 states and the District of Columbia, and directly employ more than one million workers.[1] EEI has 70 international electric companies as Affiliate Members, and 250 industry suppliers and related organizations as Associate Members.

Leaders in Energy is a nonprofit organization that brings together a community of leaders from all generations, dedicated to collectively accelerating clean energy and sustainability solutions for a sustainable world. We connect people to share success stories — including on technology, social and economic innovation, and other opportunities that exist to build a climate-smart and earth-friendly economy including the circular economy. We also strive to enable more people to work in and create clean/green jobs and enterprises in our local areas, and nationally and internationally.

The National Energy Marketers Association (NEM) is a national, non-profit trade association representing wholesale and retail marketers of natural gas, electricity, as well as energy and financial related products, services, information and advanced technologies throughout the United States, Canada, and the European Union. Additional information about NEM is available from NEM’s headquarters at (202) 333-3288 or its website at www.energymarketers.com.

LET’S KNOCKOUT FRAUD – Join other industry veterans as we collaborate to put a STOP to retail consumer and vendor fraud in the energy business. RFC will seek to combat vendor fraud through implementation of an industry-wide rating system, sharing of best practices, and more. Vendor fraud refers to the actions of unscrupulous business partners skirting rules and regulations to illegally acquire customers.

Established in 2005, The Energy Professionals Association (TEPA) is a not-for-profit organization of professionals dedicated to advancing competitive energy markets across the country. TEPA is a membership-based association that provides professional development, advocacy, a certification program, and access to a network of respected industry leaders. TEPA members include energy Aggregators, Brokers and/or Consultants, who offer energy procurement services for a broad range of consumers. TEPA also offers Associate memberships for Retail Energy Providers, as well as Affiliate memberships for companies that offer products, technology or services that support the competitive energy industry. Our members represent approximately 82% of brokered power transactions in the U.S.

MEDIA PARTNERS​

Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) contribute up to 45% of total employment and up to 33% of national income (GDP) in emerging economies. But SMEs face unique challenges: 3 out of 5 businesses fail within the first few months of operation. Causes to the failure include limited market access, limited access to information, finances and technology, and unfavorable policy and regulatory environment.

NBN mission is to create a business network between the players in the mature markets with the future leaders of the industry in the emerging markets.

We prospect, promote, and inform all the stakeholders in the markets for the benefit and growth of NBN members.

Smart Energy International is the global leader in delivering smart utility news and analysis to more than 200 countries. We reach those responsible for AMI and smart meters, smart grid, smart energy and billing and customer services on a worldwide basis. And we have the world’s most powerful and up to date metering and smart energy database in the industry – over 100,000 names and details – and each one of them receive the content-rich bi-monthly publication.