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Monday, August 28, 2017 at 5:00 PM CDT
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 11:00 AM CDT

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JW Marriott Hill Country Resort & Spa 
Grand Oaks Room
23808 Resort Parkway
San Antonio, TX 78261

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Mike Thompson 
Thomas Jefferson Institute for Public Policy 

2017 State Energy Policy Summit 

Sponsored by

The Thomas Jefferson Institute for Public Policy

The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation

The Consumer Energy Alliance

E&E Legal Institute

Attend the next in our series of State Energy Policy Summits addressing key issues affecting America's energy independence and environmental stewardship! 

Working Agenda

Monday night, August 28:
                                     6:00 p.m. -- Reception
Cash Bar (Beer and Wine/food stations)
                                    7:00 pm to 8:00 pm -- Panel One:  Offshore Gas & Oil Exploration and Development
8:00 to 9:00 pm -- Panel Two:  Dealing with the Trump Administration Energy/
                                                                  Environment Policies

Tuesday morning, August 29:
                                    7:45 - 8:15 a.m.  -- Breakfast Buffet
8:15 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. -- Panel Three:  Issue Update
9:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. --  Panel Four:  Electricity Generation and Transmission
                                    11:00 a.m.  -- Adjourn

You must register at SPN and have SPN name tags in order to get through security and into our meeting room.  If you are coming only to this State Energy Policy Summit, please go to the SPN webite ( and click on "Annual Meeting" and register for the Annual Meeting.  Security has been significantly tightened again this year.

This is a full agenda and, if you attend the entire conference, we will reimburse you for your notel room for Monday Night, August 28.

You must register with us in order to attend as well as registering with SPN.  It is the only way we know how to plan for the size of the room and for food orders.  Space is limited so please register today!

SPECIAL BONUS EVENT:  You are invited to attend a special off-site dinner on Tuesday evening, sponsored by our friends at the Texas Public Policy Foundation for those interested in energy issues.  When you register, be certain to let us know if you will be joining us for this special dinner.  Shuttle buses will take you to the site and return you to the hotel.