POWER-GEN International offers a variety of networking opportunities designed to help attendees maximize their experience with other power professionals. During the event you can attend any or all of the below:

  • Annual Golf Tournament
  • Women in Power Generation Luncheon
  • Networking receptions on the exhibit floor
  • Breakfasts Roundtables 
  • And others

These events are an additional cost can be added to your registration at any time. Simply choose what you would like to add on the 'Events - Networking' page before checking out.

golf tournament

Golf Tournament  

Monday, December 3

Disney Palm Golf Course, Shotgun Start at 10:00 AM
Shuttle Departs at 8:15 AM from the Orange County Convention Center
Deadline to Register: November 9, 2018
Cost: $160

women in power luncheon

Women in Power Luncheon

Tuesday, December 4: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Cost: $30.00 ($50.00 after October 5) Space is Limited

A luncheon hosted by the Women in Power committee that features the 2018 Woman of the Year and finalists. The POWER-GEN Women in Power committee selects a Woman of the Year each year to serve as a role model to inspire young women to pursue careers in energy. Luncheon attendees will have the opportunity to network with women in the power industry and learn about the career paths of some of the most successful women in the industry.

Congratulations to Azeb Asnake, with Ethiopia Electric Power, who was named the 2017 POWER-GEN Woman of the Year. The other two finalists for the award were Pamela Rauch of Florida Power & Light and Caroline Winn of San Diego Gas and Electric. CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL ARTICLE

Networking on Tap Reception  

On the Exhibit Floor (no cost)

Tuesday, December 4 | 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Wednesday, December 5 | 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Join 18,000+ of your colleagues for a drink on the exhibit floor! Thanks to our sponsors there will be bars available throughout the exhibit hall located at each sponsor's booth. Don't miss this perfect opportunity to network with industry colleagues and visit with exhibitors in a relaxed atmosphere.

networking breakfasts

Breakfast Roundtables

Wednesday, December 6 | 7:30am - 9:00am
Thursday, December 7 | 7:30am - 9:00am
COST: $60

Network with industry experts and peers as you discuss the industry’s hot topics over breakfast. These informal, give-and-take roundtable discussions provide an ideal way to ask questions and gain new information about trends, current issues or specific challenges. Tickets are required to attend the networking breakfasts.

Click HERE to view more information including table topics, moderators, location, etc.

Powerful Young Professionals

PYP Happy Hour during the Networking on Tap Reception

At PennWell Booth (no cost)

Tuesday, December 4 | 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Calling ALL young pros to meet-up at the PennWell booth to connect and make new life-long friends with other young power generation professionals! You will also have the opportunity to network with some POWER-GEN Alumni. Have questions as a first-time attendee? Our Alumni are experts at all things POWER-GEN and can help! Did we mention there will be free beer and wine!?   

Powerful Young Professionals

Meet Our Editors

At PennWell Booth

Tuesday, December 4 | 5:00pm - 5:30pm

Connect with the brains behind our power-house publications, Power EngineeringRenewable Energy World and Power Engineering International! Have a great article idea or product/service to share, come tell our pros all about it!