The keynote session kicks off three exciting days of education and networking. HYDROVISION International 2021 is focused on bringing in top thought leaders in the industry to inspire the global community of hydro visionaries. This year, Jason Thackston, Senior Vice President, Energy Resources, and Environmental Compliance Officer at 2021 host utility Avista, will kick off the keynote by welcoming attendees and discussing hydropower’s importance in the U.S. Pacific Northwest. Kelly Speakes-Backman, Acting Assistant Secretary and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) at the U.S. Department of Energy, Kurt Miller, Executive Director at Northwest River Partners, and Mayor Nadine Woodward of Spokane, WA. will also give keynote presentations. The keynote will also feature the presentation of the 2021 Hydro Hall of Fame awards.
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