Opening keynote session

HydroVision International Keynote

Tuesday June 26, 2018 | 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

All attendees are encouraged to come. Let's pack the house and listen to top industry experts discuss the latest rends and topics imapcting the industry.

Welcome address by: Marla Barnes, Group Publisher, Hydro Review

Featured speakers

Arshad Mansoor

Arshad Mansoor

Senior Vice President, Research and Development, Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Arshad Mansoor is responsible for EPRI’s portfolio of R&D and demonstration programs, spanning all sources of generation, power delivery and utilization and the environment.

EPRI is recommitted to performing work in the hydroelectric industry and is tackling large systemic issues, such as the valuation of hydropower and flexible operations.

He will discuss the issue of valuation of hydro, as well as the broader concept of an integrated energy network.




Regis Repko Duke Energy

Regis Repko

Senior Vice President and Chief Fossil-Hydro Officer

Regis Repko is responsible for the operations of Duke Energy’s regulated fossil and hydropower generation fleet in six states.

Duke Energy – one of the largest energy holding companies in the U.S. – is headquartered in Charlotte, N.C. Its Electric Utilities and Infrastructure business unit serves about 7.5 million customers in six states in the southeast and Midwest areas of the U.S.

Repko will discuss the value and role Duke Energy’s hydroelectric plants play in the company’s long-term mission to provide sustainable energy to the company’s 2.5 million customers in the Carolinas.