Join the hydropower community from wherever you are with our Virtual Ticket.

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 hydro plus series

You'll get access to the Opening Keynote Session, the executive roundtable discussion and four of our industry leading conference sessions. Watch top-rated content at your convenience and stay up to date on all things hydro power!


HYDROVISION International is proud to partner with the International Hydropower Association (IHA) to promote September as the month of Hydropower. With HYDROVISION International and the World Hydropower Congress both taking place in the same month and in the spirit of we are stronger together, we were excited to partner together. The World Hydropower Congress is taking place virtually from September 7th through the 24th. On the dates that our events overlap, we will be showing the Congress session at our live event as well as bringing some specially chosen session to our virtual community.

Session Dates, Times & Topics

Keynote Session


Tues. Sept. 21, 2:30PM - 3:30PM CDT

Kelly Speakes-Backman, Acting Assistant Secretary and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) - U.S. Department of Energy

Energy Storage


XFLEX HYDRO Project: Storage Value and Integration


Wed. Sept. 22, 10:00AM - 11:15AM CDT

Operations & Maintenance


Major Refurbishments and Overhauls: Born Again


Wed. Sept. 22, 12:00PM - 1:15PM CDT

Policies & Regulations


Navigating U.S. Hydro Relicensing in an Uncertain and Evolving Landscape


Wed. Sept. 22, 3:30PM - 4:45PM CDT

Utility Executive Roundtable


Thurs. Sept. 23, 10:30AM - 11:45AM CDT

C-level executives from a variety of utility companies will discuss the challenges they face and the opportunities they see in hydropower generation and markets

New Development


Show Me the Money


Thurs. Sept. 23, 2:00PM - 3:15PM CDT

IHA World Hydropower Congress Sessions

Executive Interview with IHA CEO, Eddie Rich


Tues. Sept. 21


10:00AM - 10:30AM CDT

Achieving Sustainability


World Heritage Sites and Protected Areas: A Declaration for Change


Tues. Sept. 21


10:00AM - 11:00AM CDT

Latin America and the Caribbean: Ministerial Roundtable


Tues. Sept. 21


11:00AM - 2:00PM CDT

Awake the forgotten giant: how to meet Net Zero by 2050 with Hydropower


Wed. Sept. 22


3:30AM - 4:00AM CDT

Policy, Advocacy, Collaboration


IRENA Collaborative Framework on Hydropower


Wed. Sept. 22


10:00AM - 11:30AM CDT

Financing hydropower projects in Africa: Advice from experts on incentivising investments


Thurs. Sept. 23


3:00AM - 4:15AM CDT

General Meeting and Mosonyi Award


Thurs. Sept. 23


8:00AM - 9:15AM CDT

Achieving Sustainability


Decarbonizing the Grid Sustainably: A Sustainability Framework for All Renewables


Thurs. Sept. 23


10:00AM - 11:15AM CDT