GEA International Geothermal Energy Showcase 2012
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Washington, DC
The Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) will be holding the fourth annual
GEA International Geothermal Energy Showcase on May 23 in Washington, DC to
highlight international geothermal projects, policies, and development in
top international markets. GEA is hosting the Showcase with collaboration
from the U.S. Trade and Development Agency, U.S. Department of Energy, U.S.
Agency for International Development, and the Export-Import Bank of the
United States. Industry leaders, government officials, and other power
sector representatives from the U.S. and around the world are expected to
This year, the event will focus on success in the leading countries and
geothermal markets. Participants from the countries which are showing the
most dramatic growth will be asked to address the event. Discussion will
highlight what measures are succeeding in expanding geothermal energy
production, with special attention paid to U.S. geothermal exports and
financing for international geothermal development.
GEA is inviting representatives from both government and business involved
in key geothermal markets including the Caribbean, Central America, Chile,
East Africa, Europe, Indonesia, New Zealand, Peru, Philippines and Turkey.
The program will encourage discussion and interaction about government
policies, projects in development, market potential, and opportunities for
U.S. companies. Attendees will also hear from U.S. Government agencies
involved in export assistance for geothermal companies, and from U.S.
companies developing projects overseas.
The “GEA International Geothermal Energy Showcase” will be widely attended
with over two-hundred industry leaders, foreign diplomats, financiers and
government officials expected. Past events have welcomed participants from
over 20 different countries, over 20 U.S. Government agencies and leading
Preliminary agenda and registration coming soon.