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1:30 pm - 2:45 pm Ocean Energy and En-

vironment Round
Table, Ballroom D

Discussion for Ocean
Energy, traditonal en-
ergy, and environmen-
tal conservaton stake-
holders on the future of
marine energy
Converge@Seatle
Higher Educaton
Ballroom E
Converge@Seatle
Digital Economy
Azure
Converge@Seatle
Manufacturing
Cobalt
Converge@Seatle
Women in Innova-
ton
Cyan
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm Break
2014 PNWER Economic
Leadership Forum Schedule draf
November 19-22, 2014
Seatle, Washington
Wednesday, November 19
10:00 am - 6:00 pm Registraton - Hyat at Olive 8
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Disaster Resilience for Legislators - Hyat at Olive 8

Discuss and explore roles and opportunites of legislators before, during and afer disaster events, explore the limits of
current policy and strategy in disaster scenarios as well as explore ideas for future legislaton and advance understand-
ing of what functons you can play in the post disaster, recovery phase.

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Policy Tours - Tours of Seatle innovaton, to be announced soon
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hospitality Suite - Hyat at Olive 8
Thursday, November 20
7:30 am - 5:00 pm Registraton - Hyat at Olive 8
8:00 am - 9:15 am Breakfast Plenary - Hyat at Olive 8, Ballroom C
9:30 am - 12:00 pm Converge@Seatle Innovaton Summit - Hyat at Olive 8, Ballroom AB

A gathering focused on trends, threats, opportunites and strategies impactng the Pacifc Northwest Region in four
critcal areas: Higher educaton, Digital economy, Manufacturing, and Women in innovaton. Highly interactve work-
shops will identfy crucial trends, consider their implicatons and converge on strategic actons for transformatonal
impact.
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Luncheon Plenary - Hyat at Olive 8, Ballroom C
Last updated on 9/10/14
* This schedule is tentatve and updated regularly. More informaton at www.pnwer.org/2014wintermetng
9:30 am - 12:00 pm Building a Regional Defense against Quagga and Zebra
Mussels

Quagga and zebra mussels are the most economically
damaging aquatc organisms to invade the United States.
They are not yet in the Pacifc Northwest Because of the
threat posed by these invasive mussels to the North-
west, there is a compelling need to defne and imple-
ment a region-wide preventon and response strategy.
Energy and Environment

Energy efciency encourages afordability, jobs, compet-
tveness and resiliency throughout the PNWER region. This
working session will focus developing a Roadmap to Net
Zero Constructon and Deep Retrofts by 2030.

How does PNWER facilitate the achievement of net zero
emissions for new buildings by 2030 and encourage the
reducton of energy/emissions of existng buildings?

Oct. 2 Pre-meetng webinar under development.
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm Luncheon Plenary - Hyat at Olive 8
Friday, November 21
7:30 am - 2:00 pm Registraton - Hyat at Olive 8
8:00 am - 9:15 am Breakfast Plenary - Hyat at Olive 8
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Market Access Transportaton
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Building a Regional Defense against Quagga and Zebra Mussels

Contnued from morning session
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Workforce Development
5:30 pm Reception - Hyat at Olive 8
9:00 pm Hospitality Suite - Hyatt at Olive 8
Saturday, November 22
8:00 am - 9:30 am Contnental Breakfast - Hyat at Olive 8
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Executve Commitee Meetng
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm Policy Tours
5:30 pm ReceptonOf site
9:00 pm Hospitality Suite - Hyat at Olive 8
3:00 pm - 4:45 pm Ocean Energy and En-
vironment Round
Table, Ballroom D




Converge@Seatle
Higher Educaton
Ballroom E
Converge@Seatle
Digital Economy
Azure
Converge@Seatle
Manufacturing
Cobalt
Converge@Seatle
Women in Innova-
ton
Cyan
Thursday, November 20 Contnued

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