2014 Western Fuels Energy Conference

Conference Schedule

Wednesday, August 20th

12:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Western Fuels Golf Open – Box Lunch,
1:00 pm - Shot Gun start Shuttle runs
from Park Hyatt to Golf Course
11:30 am to 12:45 pm

Beaver Creek Golf Club

6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

General Session Dinner
Mt. Jackson/Grouse Mountain/McCoy’s Peak

Guest Speakers:

The Honorable Scott Tipton,
U.S. Representative for the 3rd District
of Colorado
Mr. Karl Mecklenburg
Former Denver Broncos Captain and
All-Pro Linebacker

Thursday, August 21st


Breakfast on your own - 8100 Mountain Side Restaurant
will open at 6:30am

8:15 am

General Session Meeting
Mt. Jackson/Grouse Mountain/McCoy’s Peak

8:30 am

Welcome and Introductions
Mr. Ned Leonard: “Reflections on
Western Fuels’ First 40 Years”

9:00 am

Mr. John Eaves, CEO Arch Coal
Company: “The Future of Coal
in the West”

9:30 am


10:00 am

Mr. Hal Quinn, CEO National Mining
Association - “The Next 40”

10:45 am

Mr. Nick Brown, CEO Southwest
Power Pool - “Planning When We Don’t
Know What to Plan For”


Lunch Buffet on Patio in Sawatch Hall

1:00 pm

Mr. Matt Rose, Chairman BNSF
Railway Company – “The Partnership
of Rail & Coal Moving Ahead”

1:45 pm

Mr. Peter Glaser, Troutman and
Sanders – “EPA’s Coal Plant Carbon
Regulations: How Bad Are They?”

2:30 pm


2:30 pm

Mr. Bryan Galli, Group Executive and
Chief Marketing Officer Peabody Energy –
“Advanced Energy for Life: Global
Advocacy to Drive Policy Outcomes”

4:00 pm

General Session Adjourns

Thursday, August 21st

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Board of Directors Dinner
Allie’s Cabi
Please meet in the main lobby for
transportation to Allie’s Cabin @ 5:15 pm

Shuttle runs from Park Hyatt to
Allie’s Cabin starting @5:30 pm


Directors of WFA/WFC/WFW & Invited Guests

Friday, August 22nd

6:30 am

Continental Breakfast
Lobby in Sawatch Hall/Conference Center

7:00 am – TBD

Board of Directors Meetings
Mt. Jackson/Grouse Mountain/McCoy’s Peak





2014 Energy Conference Attendees