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  • 2017 NHA Northeast Regional Meeting
    July 25, 2017, Portland, ME


    The 2017 NHA Northeast Regional Meeting will be in Portland, ME.  The meeting will begin with an optional tour of Brookfield’s Skelton Asset followed by a Welcome Networking Reception and Evening Cruise Reception on July 24th leading into a full meeting on July 25th.

    A detailed agenda can be found here.

    Schedule of Events
    July 24

    2:00 – 4:00 PM – Tour Brookfield Skelton Asset
    6:00 – 8:30 PM – Evening Cruise Reception – Hosted by Preti Flaherty & Kleinschmidt

    July 25
    8:00 AM – 4:00 PM – NHA Northeast Regional Meeting

    Session Topics

    • NHA Washington Update
    • State of Hydro in the Northeast
    • Growth Opportunities and Markets
    • Hydro Innovation
    • Dam Safety

    Sunset Cruise around Casco Bay – Evening Reception – Hosted by Preti Flaherty & Kleinschmidt

    Join our friends at Preti Flaherty and Kleinschmid for a sunset cruise on the Harbor Queen around Casco Bay as they welcome you to Portland for the National Hydropower Association Northeast Regional Meeting. Enjoy one of Maine’s most treasured fares – the Lobster Roll, and other local favorites, while cruising picturesque Casco Bay. Guests of attendees are also invited on the cruise (you can indicate this on the registration site).

    Boarding starts at 6:15 pm and the boat sails promptly at 6:30 pm. It’s suggested guests plan to arrive by 6:00 pm in order to have adequate time for parking – parking information available here. Boat returning at 8:30 pm

    Address: Portland Discovery Land and Sea Tours, Long Wharf, 170 Commercial Street, Portland

    Hotel Accommodations & Meeting Location:

    Holiday Inn By the Bay
    88 Spring St.
    Portland, ME 04101

    NHA has negotiated a room rate of $195 plus tax.  Please contact the hotel directly at 207-775-2311 and mention NHA to make your reservation.  This rate is available until June 23, 2017 or the room block is filled, whichever comes first.

    Cancellation Policy:
    You may transfer your registration at any time at no cost.  Cancellations received in writing by June 26th will be refunded less a $50 administrative fee.  Cancellations after this date cannot be refunded.

    Questions and Sponsorship:
    Please contact Francesca Blanco (Francesca@hydro.org) with questions and for sponsorship opportunities. NHA will be holding similar Regional Meetings in other areas of the country throughout the year.  Please check www.hydro.org for details.

    Please note:  This is an industry only meeting.


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