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REV Connect ’17 @ Crowne Plaza Times Square
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – 7:00 pm

Accelerating Innovative Energy Partnerships in New York State

REV Connect ‘17 is an executive summit that will fuel conversations and partnerships around innovation and how you can partner to help drive a meaningful transformation of New York’s energy system.

What to Expect

Exclusive Content and Speakers
Hear from thought leaders from multiple industries on innovation and market disruption, and how to apply insights to transform the energy sector.

Interactive Ideation Discussions
Work with your peers in a small-group workshop that will generate ideas for business models to advance REV goals. Senior leadership from New York utilities and other organizations will have the opportunity to learn from the workshop findings.

Direct REV Connect Engagement
Come away from the only official New York State REV conference with a strong understanding of the types of innovation opportunities available in the REV market. Learn how to best partner with New York utilities on REV projects, with facilitation support available from the REV Connect team.

Create and Strengthen Partnerships
Engage with representatives from utilities, leading companies, New York State, and REV Connect to build on networks and form new partnerships.

The Run of Show

Innovation Inspiration
Morning sessions will feature a fast-paced lineup of disruptors from a variety of industries—from banking to telecommunications—with parallels to the market disruption happening in the utility industry. These sessions will spark creativity and imagination for the afternoon workshops.

Roll up Your Sleeves
Dive deep and collaborate with your peers during an afternoon ideation workshop to produce real ideas for business models that advance REV goals.

Toward Partnerships
During the closing panel, utility executives will discuss top ideas from the workshop and share insights into what they consider when allocating resources to innovative business opportunities.

Who Should Attend

REV Connect ‘17 is open to leaders and staff of established companies or startups who are leading innovation on business models and technology at their organizations. They’ll include:

  • CEOs, owners, presidents, and vice presidents
  • Directors, managers, and professional staff


Ticket Prices


  • $350 – Early Bird Price (through August 11, 2017)
  • $550 – Regular Price


Utility, Government, Startup, Non-profit, or Academia

  • $250 – Early Bird Price (through August 11, 2017)
  • $300 – Regular Price


Space is limited.  Register today.


Book your hotel room today to get the conference rate.


About Reforming the Energy Vision

Reforming the Energy Vision is Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s strategy to lead on climate change and grow New York’s economy. REV is building a cleaner, more resilient and affordable energy system for all New Yorkers by stimulating investment in clean technologies like solar, wind, and energy efficiency and generating 50 percent of the State’s electricity needs from renewable energy by 2030. REV is ensuring New York State reduces statewide greenhouse gas emissions 40 percent by 2030 and achieves the internationally recognized target of reducing emissions 80 percent by 2050. Join us at REV Connect ’17 to learn about how to be part of REV, including the Governor’s $5 billion investment in clean energy technology and innovation.