September 12: 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.: Topic: Treating energy as a raw material
Mark Liston, Schneider Electric
Mark Liston is vice president, energy solutions – sales for Schneider Electric, responsible for the business development team focused on leading clients through the energy management lifecycle, from sustainability and strategy to design/build demand services execution. These demand services range from comprehensive enterprise wide energy modeling and analytics solutions to simple discrete metering installations. Prior to his current role, Liston managed national account teams focused on key accounts and opportunities in healthcare and life sciences. This role had a significant focus on energy monitoring and reliability of critical infrastructure and systems. He holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Lehigh University.
Robert Bruce Lung, Alliance to Save Energy
Robert Bruce Lung joined the Alliance to Save Energy’s Industrial Team in September of 2009. He provides strategic input into and implements the Alliance’s industrial energy efficiency initiatives. Lung works with key stakeholders, including the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Manufacturing Office and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory to coordinate outreach, analysis, marketing, research, technology delivery, education and programmatic direction for the DOE’s Superior Energy Performance program. He also supports the organizational development of the U.S. Council for Energy Efficient Manufacturing.
Eric Pettersen, Dover Corporation
Eric Pettersen has led the sourcing and implementation of Dover Corporation’s new 3rd-party Energy Management solution, and chairs the Working Committee of Dover’s Global Sustainability Program. He has more than 20 years of experience in both industry and consulting with a focus on procurement/sourcing, supply chain, logistics and business strategy. Pettersen’s former employers have included A.T. Kearney, McKinsey & Company, and United Airlines. He has consulted to several corporations including Unilever, Caterpillar, Raytheon and The Gillette Company.