EMA's AB 32 Thought Leader Round Table

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March 14, 2013 | Office of Latham & Watkins, 355 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90071



12:00pm – 1:30pm      Arrival and Lunch

1:30pm – 1:45pm        Welcome, Introductions of Thought Leaders and Attendees   

  • Moderator: John Melby, The Melby Group
  • Bob Wyman, Global Chair of Environment, Land and Resources Department, Latham and Watkins

1:45pm – 2:45pm        AB 32 Auction Results and Reactions from Thought Leaders: AB 32 Auction Results Discussion, Future auctions/plans, Secondary market activity

  • Moderator: Norm Pederson, Hanna and Morton
  • Michael Gibbs, California Air Resources Board
  • JP Brisson, Latham & Watkins
  • Brad Neff, PG&E

2:45pm – 3:30pm        Offsets

  • Gary Gero, Climate Action Reserve
  • Lenny Hochschild, Evolution Markets
  • Patrick Pfeiffer, EOS Climate

3:30pm – 4:00pm        Networking Break

4:00pm – 4:45pm        Market Fundamentals Discussion: What's impacting Supply/Demand?, Impact of Quebec (WCI) linkage, Coal/Gas prices and resource availability, Fragmentation of Power Market prices, Looking ahead to 2015

  • Paul Augustine, Southern California Edison
  • Dan Scarbrough, IntercontinentalExchange

4:45pm – 5:30pm        Low Carbon Fuel Standard

  • Dr. Philip Sheehy, ICF International
  • Jessica Seff, Atlas Markets

5:30 pm - 7:00pm        Networking Reception    Suede Bar - 404 S Figueroa St  Los Angeles, CA 90071
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