September 24-27, 2018

Anaheim Convention Center

Anaheim, CA


Experience the most cutting-edge content in more ways than one

Solar Power International offers a robust educational program including innovative sessions, in-depth workshops, sponsored trainings, and education in the exhibit hall. Whether you’re a full conference attendee or an exhibitor, an installer or manufacturer, looking for NABCEP credit or the latest trend, our education and professional development program offers something for you!

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Conference Education

Concurrent Sessions

Delve into issues you face in your daily operations and discover best practices you can implement when you return to work.

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Stop in for a quick 25-minute session that packs a powerful punch with content on timely topics from recognized industry experts.

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Walking Sessions

Take the classroom to the expo floor and see live demonstrations from companies who are leading the charge in innovation.
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General Sessions

Explore the big picture and access big ideas from respected CEOs, industry visionaries, financial experts, and policy analysts. Open to all attendees.

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Educational Posters

Posters provide a unique look at industry research, innovations, analyses of practical problem-solving efforts, and recommended best practices. Open to all attendees.
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Expo Floor Education

Industry Trends

Listen to current events, trends, innovations, research, and analysis from industry leaders SEPA and SEIA.
Visit Booth #4434

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Smart Energy Stage

A place for installers to make SMART connections! Sessions will focus on innovative solar plus technologies, such as smart home/buildings, storage, and electric vehicles. Visit Booth #6427

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Innovation Theater

This new stage will have education that focuses on innovation in business, international markets, and technology. Visit Booth #155

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Storage Central

Sessions at Storage Central will focus on customer demands and new products manufacturing companies are making available to combat installation challenges. Visit Booth #1235

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Installer Training

Receive quality, comprehensive technical training and NABCEP credit from certified instructors. Previously PV Technical Training. Visit Booth #4387

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Storage Central Sponsored Sessions 

It’s Not Just a Battery, its a System! Lessons Learned from One of the World’s Leading Battery Energy Storage System Providers
Monday, September 11
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

What’s Next for Battery Energy Storage?
Tuesday, September 12
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Sponsored by:

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Pre- and Post-Conference Education


Access in-depth, targeted training to build your skills and knowledge base. Most workshops also offer NABCEP credits.

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