Environmental Leadership Learning Conference

Expert Presentations | Relevant Topics | Industry Specific

The MEA Environmental Leadership Learning Conference provides timely and relevant information on environmental issues facing the energy industry nationally. This two-day conference is tailored to the needs of environmental managers and their teams, covering a range of topics from Coal Combustion Residuals and Manufactured Gas Plants to waste management and emergency preparations.

The conference offers an unparalleled opportunity for environmental professionals at utilities, and industry experts, to share their experiences and learn from others through informal networking, roundtable discussions, and technical presentations.

One 2018 attendee described the sessions as “timely and informative” and another said, “Good mix of topics and speakers. Very relevant to my work.”

This year, important topics include:

  • Natural disasters
  • Emerging contaminants
  • Decommissioning
  • Cybersecurity
  • Waste management
  • And more!

March 12-14, 2019 | Scottsdale, AZ


View the Electric Operations Technical and Leadership Summit Agenda here.

New this Year

The new session block titled Environmental Leadership & Management features experts and discussions around environmental liabilities, environmental budgets & estimates, and sustainability reporting.


We-Ko-Pa Resort & Conference Center
10438 N. Fort McDowell Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85264

Reserve your room online by February 12, 2019 to receive the $175 nightly rate. This rate is offered three days pre- and post-conference based on availability.

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Distinguished Environmental Professional Award

Acknowledge an outstanding environmental professional

This award was established in 2016 to recognize an individual who has made significant contributions in the environmental area of the energy industry. Nominate a deserving individual for the MEA Distinguished Environmental Professional Award before January 11, 2019.

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The Environmental Committee consists of a number of environmental professionals from utilities and consulting firms. The purpose of our committee is to provide resources and educational opportunities to the energy industry on the diverse set of environmental issues related to both the management of environmental liabilities as well as those encountered in the field.