• November 8-9, 2012
    2012 Manatt Energy Forum

    By Invitation Only

    Putting the Pieces Back Together:
    The Implications of the 2012 Elections on the West’s Energy Industry
    After years of fractured and conflicting energy policies, the 2012 elections could provide a key milestone in western regional energy policy. The Energy Forum will explore how the election will impact the energy and natural resources landscape. Please join us in roundtable discussions of these important issues. Participants include current and former senior officials from the state and national energy arenas, as well as prominent industry executives.

    Featured Guests
    Kevin McCarthy, California Congressman, 22nd District (Keynote Speaker)
    Cassie Doyle, Consul General of Canada
    Leisa Brug, Energy Policy Advisor to Governor Jan Brewer
    Mike Florio, California PUC Commissioner
    Susan Ackerman, Chair, Oregon PUC
    Frank Lindh, CPUC General Counsel
    Fred Pickel, City of Los Angeles Ratepayer Advocate
    Mark Nechodom, Department of Conservation
    Jack Broadbent, Bay Area Air Quality Management District
    California Independent System Operator Corporation - Invited
    California Energy Commission - Invited
    California Air Resources Board - Invited

    Event Agenda  
      Thursday, November 8, 2012
    6:30 p.m. Oceanfront Reception with Featured Speaker
    7:30 p.m. Dinner
      Sam's Chowder House (local transportation to and from hotel provided)
      Friday, November 9, 2012
    8:00 a.m. Breakfast
    9:00 a.m. Morning Discussion Sessions
      Impacts and Implications of the 2012 Elections on Energy
    12:00 p.m. Keynote Lunch
    1:15 p.m. Afternoon Discussion Sessions
      Conflicts Between Local and National Energy Policies and Implementation of Climate Change and Renewable Energy Initiatives
    3:45 p.m. Forum Adjourns

    For more information, please e-mail us at energyforum@manatt.com.

    Hotel Accommodations
    We are holding rooms for the night of Thursday, November 8, 2012, at The Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay.

    The negotiated room rate for our guests is $340 per night.

    For reservations, please contact Carmela Ochoa at (310) 231-5476 or energyforum@manatt.com to book your hotel reservation. 

    Registration Fee
    The registration fee for the Energy Forum is $495.

    The registration fee includes participation in the Forum program, the welcome reception and dinner on November 8, as well as breakfast and lunch on November 9. Hotel room is not included. Notice of cancellations must be received by October 8 in order to receive a full refund of the registration fee. If you register after October 8, your registration fee is nonrefundable.

    Attendance is by invitation only. Due to the interactive, roundtable format of the event, space is extremely limited. To ensure your participation, we encourage you to register early. We will confirm enrollment via an e-mail confirmation and invoice. Please complete the electronic registration form, print the confirmation email you receive and send it with a check payable to Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, to the following address:

    Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
    Attn: Carmela Ochoa
    Re: Energy Forum Registration for [Your Name]
    11355 W. Olympic Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90064