2021 Southwest Utility Energy Efficiency Workshop

November 4-5, 2021, 8:30 AM - 12:15 PM MST
Tempe Mission Palms Hotel & Conference Center
60 E 5th St
Tempe, AZ 85281

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL EARLY 2022
NEW DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON

The Southwest Energy Efficiency Project's (SWEEP) annual Southwest Utility Energy Efficiency Workshop is back and in person!

Allies and key partners are invited to participate in SWEEP’s 18th Annual Southwest Utility Energy Efficiency Workshop, which will take place November 4-5, 2021 in Tempe, Arizona.

The 2021 Workshop will provide attendees with opportunities to hear about the latest DSM program developments from the region’s utilities, discuss emerging energy efficiency technologies and program designs, and more. There will be plenty of opportunities to network with regional utility, regulatory, state, and nonprofit representatives. More details about the Workshop, including a preliminary agenda and list of presenters, will be made available soon.

This event is free and by invitation-only.

SCHEDULE

Please join us on each of the following days:

  • Pre-Workshop Reception: Wed, Nov 3, 2021 | 5:30-7:00pm
  • Workshop Day 1: Thu, Nov 4, 2021 | 8:30am-5:00pm
  • Workshop Day 2: Fri, Nov 5, 2021 | 8:30am-12:15pm

Food and beverages will be served at all functions. You will be able to indicate any dietary restrictions upon registration.

RSVP & BOOK YOUR ROOM

This year’s event will take place at the Tempe Mission Palms Hotel & Conference Center in Tempe, Arizona. The Tempe Mission Palms has reserved a block of discounted rooms for SWEEP.

We encourage you to RSVP for the Workshop and book your hotel room as soon as possible. To book your discounted hotel room, please click here.

SPECIAL INFORMATION FOR SWEEP ALLIES

In order to keep the workshop to a size that facilitates quality participant interaction, our policy is to allow only one representative from each SWEEP Ally. Although this invitation might be sent to several of your staff members, please select one representative to attend on behalf of your company. Thank you for your understanding.

TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS

Closest Airport

The closest airport is the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).

Public Transportation Options To/From PHX

From PHX, the easiest way to get to the Tempe Mission Palms is a combination of public transportation options: the PHX Sky Train and the Metro Light Rail.

The PHX Sky Train is a free shuttle accessible from Terminals 3 and 4, which runs 24 hours/day and will take you directly to the 44th Street/Washington Metro Light Rail Stop.

Metro Light Rail tickets are available ($2 USD for a one-way ticket, $4 USD for the day) at the stop. From there, take the eastbound train to the Veterans Way/College Ave station. The Tempe Mission Palms is about a five minute walk from there. Please be aware the Metro Light Rail only runs from 4:40am -11:00pm.

Complimentary Hotel Shuttle To/From PHX

The Tempe Mission Palms hotel also provides complimentary shuttle service from-and-to the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. The shuttle runs daily from 5:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Rideshare and Taxi Services

Rideshare (Lyft and Uber) and taxi services are also available. Barring surge pricing, a rideshare trip should cost ~$12.

CANCELLATIONS & QUESTIONS

If you need to change your reservation or have any questions, please contact SWEEP's Operations Director, Kirsten Frysinger, at kfrysinger@swenergy.org.

COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS

In accordance with CDC guidelines, the Tempe Mission Palms Hotel & Conference Center is recommending masks for all guests and associates regardless of vaccination status while in groups, public space, and when seated not socially distanced. These guidelines are subject to change and we will keep you informed if any restrictions are lifted or modified.