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Member Update, March, 2020

1. Join us Online for the 41st PLMA Conference.  
The 41st PLMA Conference, originally scheduled to be presented in Scottsdale, Arizona, will instead be presented online with a mix of live and pre-recorded content presented at no charge to members and non-members alike.  The updated conference agenda includes live 2-hour-long webcasts on Tuesday, April 21 and Wednesday, April 22 as well as pre-recordings of much of the rest of the previously scheduled conference content as practical.  The pre-recordings will be made available to all conference registrants for your binge-watching pleasure starting on April 20.  Learn more and register for free at www.peakload.org/41st-plma-conference.

Member Pipeline - Current member count is 166 organizations

- New Members: EMI Consulting; Contract Callers 
- Lost Members: NRG Curtailment Services; AutoGrid

Awards. The 16th PLMA award winners have been announced publicly at www.peakload.org/awards

Resource Directory Updates. Most recent addition is: Utility Dive's State of the Electric Utility Industry Survey webinar recording.  Access at www.peakload.org/resources

Member News. PLMA posts news, RFPs, job postings, etc. on PLMA website at no cost as a member benefit.  Newest posts are: IPKeys commences cyber security monitoring services agreement with APPA and DOE;  Navigant Research Has Published Utility Online Energy Marketplaces;  Advanced Energy Hiring Technical Consultant.  Access at www.peakload.org/news  

Calendar of events is at: www.peakload.org/calendar and here are some other upcoming activities:
Mar. 26 - Customer Engagement Group Discussion: Behavioral Demand Response
April 2 - Dialogue: DOE's US Department of Energy’s Future Connected Communities: Validating Buildings as a Grid Resource
April 20-22 - 41st PLMA Conference, online
April 23 - ULME Fall Meeting, online
May 7 - Dialogue: Cost-Effectiveness Testing w/E4TheFuture
May 18-22 - PLMA Demand Response Training Series, Irwindale, Calif.
Nov. 9-11 - 42nd PLMA Conference, Baltimore