Wind and Water Working Together AWEA / NHA Summit

Join the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) and the National Hydropower Association (NHA) for a one day Summit co-located at HydroVision 2019.




Schedule –

Monday, July 22, 2019

8:00 am – 9:00 am – Networking Continental Breakfast
9:00 am – 9:15 am: Welcome & Opening
9:15 am – 9:30 am – Keynote RemarksJanet Herrin, Chief Operating Officer, Bonneville Power Administration
9:30 am – 10:30 am –DOE Session
10:30 am –11:00 am – Networking Break
11:00 am – 12:30 pm – “Now That’s a Good Couple!” Wind and Hydropower Interactions
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm – Networking Lunch
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm –  100% Clean: How Renewable Hydro and Wind Can Help Power the West
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm – Networking Break
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm- Getting the Most out of the Western Power Grid
4:00 pm – 4:45 pm – Lessons Learned and Looking Forward
4:45 pm – 5:00 pm – Wrap-up and Key Takeaways

Registration Rates

NHA / AWA Member – $185
Standard – $300
Speaker – $125
Federal or State Resource Agency: $150

Group Rates – If 3 or more people register together, then you will receive a discount of $20.00 off for all AWEA / NHA Member registrants and $10.00 off for all non member registrants.


Meeting Location & Hotel Accommodations

The meeting will take place at the Oregon Convention Center and our partners at Clarion have negotiated room rates at nearby Portland hotels.  Click here to see these hotel options.

Oregon Convention Center – Room Number: D135/136
Northeast Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard

Cancellation Policy

You may transfer your registration at any time at no cost.  Cancellations received in writing by June 21st will be refunded less a $50 administrative fee.  Cancellations after this date cannot be refunded.


We are offering two different sponsorship levels.  Increase your visibility with these great sponsorship opportunities!  You can view the Sponsorship Prospectus here. Please contact Stephanie German ( or (202) 383 – 2512) with any questions.


Please contact Francesca Blanco ( with questions regarding the meeting.

Meeting Conduct Policy

As a professional society, the National Hydropower Association is committed to providing an atmosphere that encourages the free expression and exchange of ideas. Consistent with this commitment, it is the policy of the NHA that all participants in NHA activities will enjoy a welcoming environment, free from unlawful discrimination, harassment and retaliation. All participants in NHA activities also agree to comply with all rules and conditions of the activities, which are subject to change. This policy applies to all participants in NHA activities, including but not limited to event attendees, students, guests, staff, contractors, exhibitors, and participants in sessions, tours, and other social events of any NHA meeting or other activity.All individuals must behave responsibly in NHA activities in which they participate. Threatening physical or verbal actions and disorderly or disruptive conduct will not be tolerated. Harassment, including verbal comments relating to gender, sexual orientation, disability, race, ethnicity, religion, age, national origin, gender identity or expression, veteran status or other protected status, or sexual images in public spaces, deliberate intimidation, stalking, unauthorized or inappropriate photography or recording, inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention, will not be tolerated. All individuals participating in NHA activities must comply with these standards of behavior.Violations should be reported to the organizer of the activity. In NHA’s sole discretion, unacceptable behavior may result in removal or denial of access to meeting facilities or activities, and other penalties, without refund of any applicable registration fees or costs. In addition, violations may be reported to the individual’s employer. Repeat offenders may be banned from future NHA activities.