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51st EEI Financial Conference
Sunday, November 06, 2016 - Wednesday, November 09, 2016
JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa
5350 E Marriott Dr Phoenix, AZ 85054 UNITED STATES
  • Important Note

    Beginning November 3, online registration for the conference will no longer be available. You will need to register onsite at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix, AZ.

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    Hotel Reservations

    As of October 5, individuals are on their own for hotel accommodations. We urge you to contact your hotel to confirm your reservation.

    Important Read: If you are not registered with EEI by October 9, and have hotel reservations at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge, your room will automatically be cancelled and given to a registered delegate on the EEI wait-list. Your room deposit will be refunded. 

    Shuttle Service: EEI will provide complimentary shuttle service between JW Marriott Desert Ridge and Scottsdale Marriott at McDowell Mountains only.

    EEI Registration and Cancellation Policy

    The $1,400 registration fee increases to $1,900 at 12:01 a.m. (Eastern), October 10, 2016.

    Please note registration for a guest does not apply to a business colleague. 

    Half of the registration fee is refundable for cancellations received at EEI from October 1 to October 10. No refunds will be made for cancellations received after October 10, 2016.

    Cancellations must be submitted in writing to EEI by: (1) e-mail to or or (2) fax at +1 202-508-5577.  Substitutions are welcome at any time.  There are no exceptions to this policy.  Please contact Debra Henry at +1 202 508-5496 or Charnita Garvin at +1 202 508-5057 if you have any questions regarding the refund policy.

    View EEI Registration Information



    Company Visits

    On Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday utilities will host company visits. This part of the conference program provides an opportunity for utility representatives and the financial community to discuss corporate strategies and the potential impact of legislation and regulation on financial performance.

    ·         View Company Visit Schedule


    Airline & Car Rental

    Discounts are available to delegates as well as to spouses and guests attending the EEI Financial Conference.  United Airlines offers discounts of 2% to 10% off published fares. Use the discount code ZW83211714 when making your reservation.

    Receive special discounts with Avis Rent-A-Car when booking with the discount code A775400



    Attire for all conference events, including the general session, is business casual.


    Special Needs - ADA Requirements

    If you have special dietary needs or if you are disabled and have special requirements, please add needs in the comment section of the  registration form or contact Debra Henry at +1-202-508-5496 or Charnita Garvin  at +1-202-508-5057.

    Ground Transportation

    Cab fare between Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport and Marriott Desert Ridge and Scottsdale Marriott at McDowell Mountain is approximately $65.00.

    Transtyle Transportation Service
    On property neither the Marriott Desert Ridge nor Scottsdale Marriott at McDowell Mountain has a taxi cab fleet service.  All transportation services are provided by Transtyle  Upon check-in at the hotel or at least 24 hours prior to your departure, we recommend you arrange your return trip to the airport with the hotel concierge or directly with Transtyle at +1-480-948-6131.

    Marriott Desert Ridge
    4 passenger Sedan   $65.00 + 20% gratuity
    SUV           $80.00 + 20% gratuity

    Marriott at McDowell Mountains
    4 passenger Sedan $60.00 + 20% gratuity
    SUV       $75.00 + 20% gratuity

    Shipping Info

    Shipping to the Hotel
    We strongly recommend you arrange to have your meeting materials arrive at Marriott Desert Ridge no later than Thursday, November 4, 2016.  To confirm the arrival of your shipment at the hotel you may call the Shipping/ Receiving Department at +1-480-293-3764.

    Shipping Materials Home
    EEI will have a shipping kiosk available at the Marriott Desert Ridge at the East Registration Desk on Monday and Tuesday afternoons from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. and on Wednesday from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.

    To expedite shipping your materials home, we suggest you bring a pre-addressed airbill form(s) which includes your company’s corporate account number.


    Who Should Attend

    Chief executives, chief financial officers, treasurers and investor relations executives from the utility industry and members of the investor community should attend this conference.

    This conference provides a forum for global utility representatives, analysts, investment and commercial bankers, and other investors to meet in a common area for information exchange on industry issues and competitive strategies across multiple markets.


    Contact Us

    Debra Henry
    +1 202-508-5496

    Charnita Garvin
    +1 202-508-5057


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