Secretary Granholm, Senior Biden-Harris Administration Officials, Elected and Industry Leaders to Address Annual ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit

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WASHINGTON, D.C. —  On Wednesday, March 22, through Friday, March 24, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) will host the 13th annual Energy Innovation Summit at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland. U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm will address the Summit from the Main Stage after previously issuing a call to action for clean energy leaders to attend the Department’s innovation conference. A full list of Main Stage speakers is featured below. 

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*Livestream will not be available

Main Stage Speakers:

The Honorable Jennifer Granholm, U.S. Secretary of Energy

Mr. John Podesta, Senior Advisor to the President for Clean Energy Innovation and Implementation

The Honorable Arati Prabhakar, Director, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy 

The Honorable David Turk, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy

The Honorable Don Graves, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce 

The Honorable Evelyn Wang, ARPA-E Director

Lieutenant General Eric Wesley, U.S. Army (Ret.)

The Honorable Lisa Murkowski, U.S. Senate

The Honorable Martin Heinrich, U.S. Senate

The Honorable Zoe Lofgren (CA-18), Ranking Member, U.S. House of Representatives Science, Space, and Technology Committee

The Honorable Brandon Williams (NY-22), Chair, U.S. House of Representatives Science, Space, and Technology Committee, Subcommittee on Energy

The Honorable Wes Moore, Governor of Maryland

Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, Frederick P. Rose, Director, Hayden Planetarium

The Honorable Ernest Moniz, Former U.S. Secretary of Energy

The Honorable Arun Majumdar, Dean, Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability

Ms. Alicia Knapp, President and CEO, Berkshire Hathaway Energy Renewables   

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About the ARPA-E Summit:

The ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit brings together over 2,000 of the nation’s leading scientists, engineers, and investors to take part in its three-day program. The Summit showcases cutting-edge energy technologies, facilitates relationships to move those technologies to market, and hosts an open dialogue to find solutions to current and future energy challenges.  

The 2023 Summit program includes top level speakers in its daily General Session, ARPA-E Team Member Fast Pitches, a variety of engaging breakout panels, and the ever-popular Technology Showcase which features more than 400 ARPA-E performer teams.     For additional information on the ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit, including the full Summit agenda, visit