Registration for the 10th Annual NW SEM Collaborative Fall Workshop is now open. This year’s Getting More from SEM online conference will be held from 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. PST on October 20, 21, and 22 and promises many opportunities for you to engage with leading practitioners of SEM in the Northwest. Programming each day includes interactive breakout sessions, networking, and keynote speakers.
Virtual doors open beginning at 8 a.m. to test the conference platform and allow you to be ready when sessions start at 8:30 a.m.
Conference tickets are at the $60 Early Bird rate until September 20. Regular pricing is $75.
Participating in a Working Group is an effective way to work with your peers on shared challenges in SEM program management. To get involved in a Working Group, just email us and we will add you to the list for the Working Group(s) you are interested in.
Integrating SEM – Jessica Raker, Leader
Looks at how SEM helps integrate all energy decisions, including renewables, storage, carbon impacts, building performance standards and more. Please email us to be added to the notification list.
Beyond the E – Romana Cohen and Kathleen Belkhayat, Co-leaders
Continues to identify the additional benefits (engagement, customer service, non-energy specific resource conservation) that SEM brings to energy management. Please email us to be added to the notification list.
Measurement & Verification – Tina Schnell and Sara York, Co-leaders
Continues to confront challenges, find opportunities and share insights on how to make M&V of SEM projects more effective, including alternative approaches, standardization, savings persistence and more. Please email us to be added to the notification list.
SEM Benchmarking – Kevin Wallace, Leader
Focuses on establishing a database of Energy Management Assessment data to enable analysis of SEM practice adoption trends across SEM program participants to provide program and market insights to drive program innovation and increase results. Please email us to be added to the notification list.
Join us in accelerating the adoption of SEM practices.
NEEA and Northwest utilities are taking a collaborative approach to Strategic Energy Management (SEM). Visit the NW SEM Collaborative's Conduit community to learn more about its activities and discussions.