Oct 31 2013, 7:00am CDT | by PR.com
Washington, DC, October 31, 2013 --(PR.com)-- The DoD is the biggest institutional energy consumer in the world, with over 75% deriving from “operational energy” (OE). With increased focus within the OSD to strengthen the energy security of U.S. military operations and improve military capabilities, cut costs, and lower operational and strategic risk through better energy accounting, planning, management, and innovation, there are enhanced efforts and initiatives underway across all the Services to help transform OE.
DSI’s upcoming Summit recognizes that in a field such as mobile power, where there are multiple agents acting in tandem, it is extremely important that all involved are working towards a cohesive and holistic approach. “While the field has seen an immense amount of technological advancements, especially in alternative and renewable energy sources, we believe that truly great advancements are on the horizon and this is why our Senior Partners decided to lend our expertise towards creating a forum that can bring together stakeholders across the continuum of the community,” Ms. Monica Mckenzie, Senior Partner from DSI stated.
A look at the early agenda, reveals a diversity of senior level speakers across the Services speaking on topics such as:
- Advanced fuel cell and battery systems for ground, air & space applications
- Performance metrics and measurements development
- Portable energy harvesting
- Biofuels and advanced “drop in” fuels
- Optimization of microgrids
- Energy integration in data-to-decision: Intelligent power management
- R&D in waste-to-energy conversions for FOBs
- Tactical renewable energy programs
- Streamlined acquisition & commercial item procurement
The forum is open to the public, however seating is limited.
Anyone interested in participating in the Summit can go to Defense Strategies Institute's website at www.dsigroup.org for more information or contact Lisa Madison at firstname.lastname@example.org, 1-347-732-5326
Members of the Military and Government are invited to attend complimentary.
Compliant: The Military Mobile Power Summit is compliant with Department of Defense operating guidelines, and adheres to the most recent standards of the Office of General Council, Standards of Conduct Office: *Qualifies as training in compliance with 5 U.S.C. Chapter 41 and is compliant with The Office of Government Ethics, Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch: currently 5 CFR part 2635 and 31 U.S.C. 1353 as it pertains to OGE Standards.
*The Military Mobile Power Summit is open to all DoD and Federal employees and is considered a compliant education and training forum
Recognizing the great sacrifice that our men and women of the Armed Services have endured, the DSI supports our severely injured Service members through our direct charitable donations to the non profit 501c3 Wounded Warrior Project .
Visit us at http://mobilepower.dsigroup.org for more information.
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