Supply Chain Strategies (May 06-07)

Focusing on the role of utility supply chain leadership, this forum provides an exclusive environment for strategic thinkers and policy-makers to discuss comprehensive supply chain management responsibilities. Topics include category management, vendor and contract management, use of technology, and organizational structures and workforce management. Supply chains are increasingly complex and challenging to manage, yet are essential for maintaining compliance, incident preparedness and major project timelines.

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General Details

  • Program Chair(s)
  • Jacque Keenan, Director, Supply Chain, Salt River Project

    • Program Location
    • Salt River Project
    • 1511 N. Project Drive
      Tempe, AZ 85281
    • Who Should Attend
      • Participants of this executive forum should have comprehensive supply chain management responsibilities, and be leaders who deal with primarily strategic issues.
      • Typically, Chief Supply Chain Officers, Vice Presidents and Directors with strategic and policy oversight of the supply chain function.
  • Registration Options
  • Member: $399 USD

    Registration price increases $100 after April 15, 2020. Registration includes comprehensive meeting materials and listed meals including a networking dinner. Guest tickets are available for $100 and allow a personal guest (a spouse or partner who does not work in the energy industry) to accompany a registered attendee at the event. Guest registration includes meals and networking events.

  • General Cancellation Policy
  • Due to contractual obligations, cancellations received 15 business days prior to the program will receive a full refund. Cancellations received 6 to 14 business days prior to the event will receive a refund, less a $100 administrative fee. No shows and last minute cancellations, 5 business days prior to the event or less, will be responsible for the full registration fee. Substitutions from your organization for the same event are always welcome.
  • Participation Policy
  • Western Energy Institute programs and events are open to energy companies (including gas production and electric generation, gas and electric transmission and gas and electric distribution utilities). Select programs and events are open to energy industry product and service suppliers. Programs and events are closed to all media representatives and to the general public.
  • For more information contact Christopher Lee, Senior Program Manager at (971) 255-4967.


Wednesday, May 6, 2020

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM


Breakfast on your own

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Tour of SRP’s Investment Recovery Facility

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Lunch + Introductions

Lunch will be provided

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Welcome to SRP

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Networking Break

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Open Roundtable Discussion

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Networking Break

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Industry Topic

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Industry Topic Roundtable Discussion

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Hosted Networking Dinner

Thursday, May 7, 2020

7:30 AM - 8:00 AM

Breakfast at SRP

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Industry Topic

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Industry Topic Roundtable Discussion

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Networking Break

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Industry Topic Roundtable Discussion

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Review + Future Planning

Hotel + Travel

  • Reservation Instructions
  • Please contact the hotel directly at (888) 236-2427 to reserve your room. Identify yourself as being with Western Energy Institute (WEI) to receive a special rate of $195 USD/night. This rate is guaranteed until April 15, 2020 or until the WEI room block is full.