2016 SGCC Annual Consumer Symposium


SGCC’s 2016 Consumer Symposium: The Connected Consumer & the Future of the Grid is one of the industry’s top premier events in consumer engagement around the smart grid. Co-located with DistribuTECH 2016, the Annual Consumer Symposium presents a unique platform that focuses on the issues shaping today around consumers and the smart grid, while interfacing the topics and trends shaping the future.

Attendees at the Symposium gained insightful information and tactics on creating new and innovative solutions to help engage consumers about the smart grid in 2016. Additionally, industry stakeholders learned proactive approaches in communicating the value of smart grid investments to consumers, in order to fulfill consumer expectations.

BONUS: All Symposium attendees received a complimentary copy of SGCC’s 2016 State of the Consumer report.

You can follow the Consumer Symposium at #SGCC2016.

Find more details below so that together we may align our efforts and bring about widespread understanding of the many benefits of the smart grid:

  1. Event Details
  2. Registration
  3. Agenda
  4. Accommodations
  5. Partners
  6. CLEAR Consumer Awards

Event Details

Time & Date:
Monday, February 8, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Symposium
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Reception

SGCC Members: $200.00
Non-Members: $250.00

Orange County Convention Center
9400 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819
Room W314A
Co-located with DistribuTECH 2016


Registration is now closed.


Please reserve online to book your hotel room for SGCC’s Consumer Symposium and DistribuTECH 2016. Please do not contact the hotels directly. Click here for hotel details and a map.


SGCC offers a number of opportunities to build your brand among our membership of thought leaders. If you are interested in partnering with SGCC for the 2016 Consumer Symposium: The Connected Consumer & The Future of the Grid, download details or contact SGCC’s Deputy Director Nathan Shannon. There are multiple levels of sponsorship and you will reach a diverse audience.

Media Partners:

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Gold Sponsors:

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