2024 EFBC CONFERENCE

Preliminary Conference Agenda

Zeroing In on the Energy Future!

Tuesday, May 7, 2024

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Early Arrivals Reception

Wednesday, May 8, 2024

7:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Golf, Fishing and Other Networking Activities

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Welcome Reception

Thursday, May 9, 2024

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

Breakfast

8:30 AM – 8:42 AM

Conference Chair

Claston Sunanon

Board Member

Welcome & Intro

8:42 AM – 8:45 AM

Moderator

Jim Thompson

Coal Market Expert

Speaker Introduction & Announcements

8:45 AM – 9:30 AM

Keynote Speaker

Jay Stowe

Managing Director

Chief Executive Officer

9:30 AM – 10:15 AM

Keynote Speaker

Michelle Bloodworth

President and CEO

10:15 AM – 10:45 AM

Lars Schernikau

Shareholder

10:45 AM – 10:55 AM

Break

10:55 AM – 11:45 AM

Keynote Speaker

Joe Craft

Chairman, PresidentCEO

Energy Reliability in America is a National Security Issue

11:45 AM – 12:30 PM

Melinda Montgomery

Sr. Director, Engineering & Advanced Analytics

SERC Regional Long-Term Assessment
& Risk Trend Overview

12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

Lunch

7:00 PM – 10:30 PM

Reception & Dinner

Friday, May 10, 2024

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Breakfast

9:00 AM – 9:15 AM

Moderator

Jim Thompson

Coal Market Expert

Speaker Introduction & Announcements

9:15 AM – 10:00 AM

Seth Schwartz

Managing Director

10:00 AM – 10:40 AM

Joe Forkum

Vice President of Coal

10:40 AM – 10:45 AM

Jim Thompson

Coal Market Expert

Speaker Introduction & Drawing

10:45 AM – 11:25 AM

Jared Kaiser

CEO and Co-Founder

11:25 AM – 11:30 AM

Moderator

Jim Thompson

Coal Market Expert

Speaker Introduction & Drawing

11:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Gary Oppedahl

Vice President of Emerging Technology