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Notice Providing Agenda for Technical Conference on RTO/ISO Responsiveness

On November 13, 2009, the Commission issued a notice announcing that the Commission staff would hold a technical conference in the near future to address issues raised in the above-referenced Order No. 719 compliance proceedings.1 The notice indicated that the date, time, and agenda for the conference would be announced in a subsequent notice. On January 8, 2010, the Commission issued a notice providing an agenda for the conference. The notice indicated that the panelists were subject to change. Attached is an up-dated agenda with the panelists as of the date of this notice.

The staff technical conference will be held on Thursday, February 4, 2010, from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (EST) in the Commission Meeting Room at the Commission's Washington, D. headquarters, 888 First Street, NE.

This conference will be webcast. All interested parties are invited, and there is no registration fee to attend.

FERC conferences are accessible under section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For accessibility accommodations please send an e-mail to accessibility@ferc.gov or call toll free (866) 208-3372 (voice) or (202) 502-8659 (TTY), or send a fax to (202) 208-2106 with the required accommodations.

Questions about the technical conference may be directed to Kurt Longo at kurt.longo@ferc.gov, (202) 502-8048.

Agenda--Technical Conference on RTO/ISO ResponsivenessFebruary 4, 201012:30Panel 1--Stakeholder ProcessBill Fields, Maryland Office of People's CounselPaul Williams, Portland Cement Association (Industrial Consumers)John Anderson, Electric Consumers Resource CouncilPatrick E. McCullar, Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation, on behalf of American Public Power AssociationTamara Linde, Public Service Electric & Gas Don Fuller, California Independent System Operator CorporationStephen Kozey, Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, Inc.Stacy Duckett, Southwest Power Pool, Inc.Ray Hepper, ISO New England, Inc.Andrew Ott, PJM Interconnection, LLCRobert Fernandez, New York Independent System Operator, Inc.2:15Break2:30Panel 2--Board Process and other Governance IssuesJanine Migden-Ostrander, Office of the Ohio Consumers' CounselRandy Rismiller, Illinois Commerce CommissionLisa Fink, Maine Public Utilities CommissionJed Nosal, Assistant Attorney General for the State of MassachusettsTamara Linde, Public Service Electric & GasDon Fuller, California Independent System Operator CorporationStephen Kozey, Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, Inc.Stacy Duckett, Southwest Power Pool, Inc.Ray Hepper, ISO New England, Inc.Vincent Duane, PJM Interconnection, LLCRobert Fernandez, New York Independent System Operator, Inc.4:15Closing Remarks

* Panelists subject to change.

Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary.
ACTION: 1 Wholesale Competition in Regions with Organized Electric Market,Order No. 719, 73 FR 64,100 (Oct. 28, 2008), FERC Stats & Regs. P 31,281 (2008);order onreh'g,74 FR 37,772 (July 29, 2009), 128 FERC P 61,059 (2009) (Order No. 719-A).