New York State Smart Grid Consortium Executive Director James T. Gallagher will be a speaker at the ACI’s 9th National Conference on Microgrids, to be held on April 17-18, 2019, in Boston, MA. The conference will explore the issues that are driving the growth of microgrids, and how they can provide enhanced resilience and independence from the traditional power grid. With comprehensive insight into NYS’s initiatives surrounding microgrid development, Mr. Gallagher will be able to provide a unique perspective on the role of microgrids in supporting implementation of a safe, secure, and reliable energy grid. Conference attendees will also have the opportunity to visit the Department of Defense-funded microgrid at the Otis Air National Guard Base. For more information on the conference, click here or to access the agenda, click here.