Mark your calendars for GridFWD 2019, October 8-9, 2019 at Benaroya Hall in Seattle, WA.


Bringing Together the Community of Leaders who are Reshaping the Northwest Electrical Grid

Radical changes in energy sources, distribution systems and usage are surging through the electrical infrastructure of the Northwest. To help all stakeholders move forward on modernizing our regional grid, Smart Grid Northwest is introducing the GridFWD 2018 event on October 10-11, 2018. Join leaders from regional utilities, solution providers, regulatory agencies and governments who are working together to effectively manage the region’s energy systems.


Download the agenda to see the agenda, topics, speakers, venue and more information


Who Should Attend

Executive and technical leaders at solution providers—collaborate with key power sector stakeholders to deploy new technologies and processes that modernize distribution systems in the region, as well as innovative solutions for transmission, microgrids and more.

NGOs and advocates—build the knowledge base and relationships to influence new programs that promote progress on regional energy systems.

Utilities executives and thought leaders—learn and share new sources of value and best practices for delivering more flexible, resilient and sustainable energy systems.

Regulators and government officers—explore the latest ideas, opportunities, deployments and best practices that point the way to economic, equitable and efficient power systems, and workforce development in the new energy age.

Thank you to our Sponsors!