Member Update



PLMA Member Update, March 2018

1.  Make travel plans to participate in the 37th PLMA Conference set for April 16-18 in Coronado, Calif.  Full event agenda at

Pipeline - current member count is 141 organizations
- New Members: Tokyo Electric Power; Southern California Gas; Ameren; Georgia Power; Commonwealth Edison, Hawaii Natural Energy Institute, MessageBroadcast
- Lost Members: Silver Springs Network merged with Itron

37th Conference, Coronado. Over 160 registered with Look Who's Coming listed at  Agenda online at and sponsor tables are sold out at

Speakers Bureau.  On Feb. 21, Jason Cigarran, Itron, represented PLMA for a Dynamic Pricing session @ AESP Conference in New Orleans while Rich Barone, Hawaiian Electric represented PLMA on a DER session at Parks Assoc Smart Energy Summit in Austin.   
BYOT Compendium.  Published with webcast set for March 26; Branded as PLMA Practitioner PerspectivesTM edited by Thermostat Interest Group. Read the press release, download the compendium, register for the webcast at BYOT Compendium Published.
Member Registration Discounts.  PLMA members qualify for event registration discounts at upcoming events produced by SEPA, GreentechMedia, and California Energy Efficiency and Demand Management Council.  Learn more at the PLMA event calendar or clicking on events below.  

Feb. 1 -  Dialogue: Award Winning Panel (online repeat of Distributech session)
Feb. 15 - Dialogue: Conference Preview with Mark Martinez, SCE and Brad Mantz, SDG&E; recording at 
Feb. 20 - Member Meetup @ AESP Conference, New Orleans  
Feb. 21 - Dynamic Pricing session @ AESP Conference, New Orleans 
Feb 21 -  DER session at Parks Assoc Smart Energy Summit in Austin 

Feb. 22 -  Dialogue: Ben Foster and Michael Lee, FERC with Michael Brown, NV Energy
Mar. 8 - Dialogue: Gavin Bade, Utility Dive, with Michael Brown, NV Energy 
Mar. 8 -  LBNL's Barriers and Opportunities to Broader Adoption of IDSM 
March 16 - DR Dialogue:Beneficial Electrification with TVA, Great River Energy & NRECA  
March 26 --Practitioner PerspectivesTM: Future of “Bring Your Own Thermostat” Programs
April 16-18- 37th PLMA Conference, Coronado
April 23-25 - SEPA Utility Conference, Rancho Mirage, Calif.
April 24-25 OpenADR Alliance Member Meeting and Open House, Davis, CA
April 26 - Spring Symposium by Calif Efficiency + DM Council, Berkeley, Calif.
June 20-21 - Greentech Media Grid Edge Innovation Summit 2018, Burlingame, Calif.
July 9 - DR Evolution Workshop @ SEPA Grid Summit, Wash, DC 
July 9-12 - SEPA Grid Evolution Summit, Wash, DC 
Nov. 12-14 - 38th PLMA Conference, Austin
May 13-15, 2019, 39th PLMA Conference, Minneapolis (tentative)