North America Smart Energy Week


September 19-22, 2022
Anaheim Convention Center Anaheim, CA

Abstract Submission

Call for Thought Leaders

Help shape education for the largest energy event in North America. On behalf of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA), the Education Committee for RE+ 2023 is pleased to announce that we are currently accepting submissions for RE+, RE+ Tech, Posters and Speakers.   

No other platform provides this opportunity for collaboration and access to the industry. Here's your chance to showcase your work in our 2023 program. SEIA and SEPA are committed to building a diverse and inclusive industry, and we strongly encourage submissions from women, people of color, and underrepresented groups in the renewable energy industry.

Submission deadline: November 6, 2022

RE+ Sessions 


RE+ Tech



Submission Types


Individual - Select this option if you would like your submission to be considered for inclusion in a focused QuickTalk or show floor education.  These sessions are 15-30-minutes and only a single speaker is required and allowed for this submission type. Presentations that are not selected may be offered a poster presentation opportunity. 

Group - Select this option if you would like your submission to be considered as a unique 45–60-minute session by the Core Committee. An interactive session should consist of two to five speakers and a significant interactive component for audience participation. Speakers listed must be confirmed. Warning: Very few group submissions will be accepted, and the submission module requests a detailed explanation of how the panel plans to engage the audience as well as an outline of the session's structure. 


Submit a session


Select this option to submit a proposal to be considered for our technical track.  RE+ Tech sessions are for specifically tailored for the technical and scientific communities to present and share innovative research in the solar, storage, and smart energy industries. RE+ Tech sessions are between 15-30 minutes in length and there is only one speaker per submission.


Submit a technical session


Select this option to submit a poster concept.  Posters facilitate the dissemination of research and innovations, analyses of practical problem-solving efforts, and recommended best practices to the solar and smart energy communities Posters may not include marketing. RE+ prints and hangs all posters, and they are displayed for the duration of the conference. One poster representative is required to attend RE+ to discuss the poster during the Poster Reception and/or poster walks. Note: There is no formal speaking role in correspondence with submitting a poster.


Submit a poster


Select this option if you, or a member of your team, is interested in speaking or moderating a session at RE+ but not submitting a fully detailed submission.

Submit a speaker

Session Types

Panel Discussion

A panel discussion is a 60-minute session featuring one (1) moderator and up to three (3) speakers. The session includes the use of PowerPoint, if desired (but not recommended). Participants in this session are asked to conduct the session as a moderated discussion amongst panelists; audience participation is integral as this is meant to be an interactive session.

Quick-Talk Sessions

A Quick-Talk is a “TEDTalk” style session featuring one speaker. The session is 15-30 minutes in length and can be freestanding or include the use of PowerPoint. The speaker participating in this session is asked to stand during the session and engage with the audience. The speaker is encouraged to utilize storytelling (PechaKucha) to connect and polling to interact with the audience.   

Session Tracks


Finance and Asset Management 

Grid Integration 

Managing Growth 

Regulatory Innovation and Policy Drivers