Early bird registration ends on Sept. 9 for the Kansas Department of Commerce’s annual Kansas Energy Conference, which will be Oct. 4-5 in Wichita.
WHAT: Kansas Energy Conference, highlighting the latest developments in the renewable energy industry. The day-and-half conference will feature three general sessions and several breakout sessions highlighting different areas of the sector, including the community/small wind industry, biomass/biofuels, solar and wind farm development, and transportation. Gov. Sam Brownback will open the conference.
WHEN/WHERE: 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Oct. 4, and 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Oct. 5, at the Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center, 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, Kan. 67202. The first day also features a reception and open exhibits from 5-7 p.m.
REGISTRATION INFO: A complete itinerary and online registration is available through the Kansas Energy Conference web page at KansasCommerce.com/EnergyConference. Early bird registration is available for $75 and has been extended through Sept. 9.
Exhibit space also is available, and an online application form is available through the Energy Conference web page. For more information contact the Commerce Department’s Tricia Kensinger-Rice at (785) 296-0650 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rooms are available at the Hyatt Regency Wichita, adjacent to Century II, at the special conference rate of $89 per night plus tax until Sept. 15. After this date, reservations will be accepted based on hotel availability. Online reservations can be accessed through the Energy Conference web page or by calling (888) 421-1442.