2017 National Tribal Energy Summit | Streaming Video

5/4/2017

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The U.S. Department of Energy, in coordination with the National Conference of State Legislatures, will host the 2017 National Tribal Energy Summit: Tribal Energy Sovereignty—Strengthening Strategic Partnerships at the JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C. This page will offer live, online streaming video on May 2 of an address by U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry and two panel discussions.

The summit will bring tribal leaders together with senior administration officials and federal agencies, state governments,private industry, utilities and academia. 

Streaming Sessions

The following sessions will be streamed live from the summit on May 2, 2017. This is a preliminary agenda and subject to change. Please check back just before the meeting for final details.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
 

7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

REGISTRATION

Location: Grand Registration A

7:45-9 a.m.

BUFFET BREAKFAST

Location:  Grand Foyer

8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

TRADE AND INDUSTRY EXIBITS OPEN – Grand Foyer

Hours: Tuesday, May 2, 8 a.m-4:30 p.m. and Wednesday, May 3, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

9 a.m.

NATIONAL TRIBAL ENERGY SUMMIT CONVENES

9-9:15 a.m.

POSTING OF THE COLORS BY NATIVE AMERICAN WOMEN WARRIORS (NAWW) AND INVOCATION

 

Master of Ceremonies

  • Gary "Litefoot" Davis, CEO, Davis Strategy Group

Location: Salons III-IV

9:15-9:45 a.m.

OPENING PLENARY: A FOCUS ON KEY ENERGY PRIORITIES

Welcome

  • Chris Deschene, director, Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programs, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

 

Keynote

Location: Salons III-IV

9:45-10 a.m. Networking Break
10-10:45 a.m.

A NEW ERA IN GOVERNMENT, ENERGY AND SOVEREIGNTY

Welcome and Introductions

  • Douglas MacCourt, senior policy adviser, Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programs, DOE

 

Speakers

 

Location: Salons III-IV

10:45-11:30 a.m.

TRIBAL LEADERS/STRATEGIC VISION PANEL

 

Moderator

  • Chris Deschene, director, Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programs, DOE


Speakers

  • Jana Ganion, energy director, Blue Lake Rancheria
  • Anthony Giacobbe, general manager, Seneca Energy
  • Paulette Jordan, Coeur d’Alene Tribe, former Tribal Council member, State Representative, Idaho

 

Location: Salons III-IV

11:30-Noon

NETWORKING BREAK

 

Location: Grand Foyer

Noon-1:15 p.m.

PLENARY LUNCH (PLATED): UPDATES ON THE STATE OF INDIAN COUNTRY FROM CONGRESS

Introductions

  • Gary "Litefoot" Davis, CEO, Davis Strategy Group

Speakers

  • Representative Markwayne Mullin (R-Okla.)
  • Senator Steven Daines (R-Mont.)
  • Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) (video remarks)

 

Location: Salons III-IV