Energy Management Congress - Conference & Expo (EMC) to Explore Climate Change, Sustainable Business, and the Latest Technology

   Energy Management Congress - Conference & Expo (EMC) to Explore Climate
  Change, Sustainable Business, and the Latest Technology and Policy in the
                               Energy Industry

Association of Energy Engineers Announces Premier Energy Conference in Western

PR Newswire

ATLANTA, June 5, 2013

ATLANTA, June 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of Energy
Engineers (AEE)along with Sponsors Southwest Gas, NV Energy, Rocky Mountain
Institute, CLEAResult and Energy Leaders, Caesars, Boyd Gaming, Clark County
School District, City of Las Vegas are pleased to announce the 31^st annual
Energy Management Congress - Conference & Expo (EMC). EMC 2013 features a
multi-track conference program and expo to be held at the Las Vegas Convention
Center in Las Vegas, NV for the first time on June 19-20, 2013.

A recent survey of the Association of Energy Engineers' membership has
revealed that 83% of AEE members believe climate change is happening (click
here for full report). The phenomenon of climate change poses challenges to
the entire world, but the Southwestern Region of the U.S. is particularly
vulnerable. Fortunately, the Southwestern Region is also at the forefront of
implementing innovative clean energy solutions, developing and implementing
energy management strategies and renewable energy resources, and serving as a
model for other areas around the country.

EMC West is the premier energy conference and exposition held in the western
U.S. detailing the latest policy and technological advances for the energy
industry. At the Energy Management Congress West, attendees gain the tools
they need to stay competitive in the fast changing energy and sustainable
development industries. Featured keynote speaker, Amory Lovins, Co-Founder,
Chairman & Chief Scientist of Rocky Mountain Institute, will present on
Reinventing Fire: Bold Business Solutions for the New Energy Era. Donald
Colvin, Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer for  Caesars
Entertainment, will address environmental sustainability, sustainable business
initiatives, and strategic energy directions being implemented at Caesars
Entertainment. Cindy Ortega, Senior Vice President & Chief Sustainability
Officer at MGM Resorts International will discuss MGM's strategic path to
sustainability, discussing the development of CityCenter and other
conservation programs and projects.

Conference Highlights include:

  oAccelerating Energy Efficiency Market Transformation
  oHigh Performance Strategies
  oEnergy Management Solutions
  oClimate Change in Action
  oEnergy Basics: Low cost/No cost Strategies for Energy Efficiency
  oTour of Las Vegas City Hall

The 31st EMC will feature a 5-track conference agenda, a full line-up of
seminars on a variety of current topics, free tours, and a comprehensive
exhibition of the world's most promising new technologies. Delegates will earn
continuing education units (CEU) or professional development hours (PDH),
which are recognized as meeting the requirements for Professional Engineers'
license renewable and may also be used for renewal of AEE certification
programs such as AEE flagship, Certified Energy Manager (CEM).

Popular additions to EMC include free expo hall workshops, available to all
EMC expo and conference attendees, the U.S. EPA Energy Star® presented, NV
GreenStreet showcase, the New Technologies breakfast, the Council on Women in
Energy & the Environment (CWEEL) breakfast, and the AEE Nevada Chapter Golf
Tournament and Luncheon.

EMC West is the largest energy conference and technology expo held in the
west, specifically for commercial, industrial, institutional and government
energy users. It brings together the top experts in all areas of the field to
help you set a clear, optimum path to energy efficiency, facility optimization
and sustainability, as well as innovative solutions to improve your return on

About AEE: The Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), a professional
association, is augmented by its strong membership base of over 16,000
professionals in 89 countries and itswidely recognized energy certification
program in the fields of energy engineering and energy management, renewable
and alternative energy, power generation, energy services, sustainability, and
all related areas. Its network of 82 local chapters located throughout the
U.S. and abroad meet regularly to discuss issues of regional importance.

SOURCE Association of Energy Engineers

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