CPES 30th Anniversary Holiday Party

CPES_Dec15DigitalOnlyCPES invites you to join us Wednesday evening, December 9th, in the beautiful Society Room in Hartford to celebrate the holiday season and our 30th anniversary. We will have a panel discussion looking back on how the industry and CPES have changed in the past 30 years and a keynote presentation by ISO-NE President and CEO, Gordon van Welie.


$75 for CPES  members, $85 for non-members

Great opportunity for young professionals: To our regular members: Please don’t come alone! Consider inviting a young professional to join you at this event. It’s a great opportunity to welcome new faces to the energy industry and help them build relationships with professionals from CPES.


5:30: Registration and networking reception (hors d’oeuvres, dining stations and cash bar)

6:30: Welcome and introductions: Joey Lee Miranda, CPES President

6:35: Part 1: A look back at the past 30 years

  • Paul McCary, Partner, Murtha Cullina, and incorporating attorney for CPES (1994) and its predecessor the Connecticut Cogeneration Society (1985)
  • Jennifer Arasimowicz, Vice President, Managing Counsel, FuelCell Energy, Inc, and CPES past president
  • Robert Cables, Principal Analyst Wholesale Power Contracts, The United Illuminating Co., and CPES past president
  • David Silverstone, Chairman of the Board, Science Park Development Corp., former Partner, Silverstone & Koontz, and counsel to many early independent power projects

7:15: Dessert break

7:30: Part 2: The transformation of the region’s power system and a look ahead to the electric grid of the future

  • Gordon van Welie, President and CEO, ISO New England

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