Fifth annual

RTC Summit 2024

Join us in Washington D.C. for the premier event connecting leaders across the renewable thermal energy landscape. The RTC Summit 2024 equips you with the knowledge, connections, and strategies to decarbonize your thermal energy use and shape the future of a sustainable energy economy.

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Accelerate Decarbonization Strategies

The summit offers a unique opportunity to learn about cutting-edge solutions for reducing reliance on fossil fuels for thermal energy needs. Attendees will gain insights from industry leaders and experts on how to achieve their decarbonization goals.

Connect with Key Players and Solutions

The summit brings together a diverse group of stakeholders in the renewable thermal energy space. Attendees can network with potential partners, solution providers, and industry influencers to advance their renewable thermal projects.

Shape the Future of Thermal Energy

The summit offers a platform to learn about the latest advancements in renewable thermal technologies and market developments. Participate in discussions and help shape the future of thermal decarbonization strategies.

Summit Registration is Now Open

The RTC Summit is the only place where large industrial, institutional, and commercial energy users come together in person to accelerate renewable thermal solutions, connect with peers and renewable thermal providers, and overcome deployment challenges. The 2024 Summit will feature interactive discussions, an innovation showcase, and expanded networking time. 

Act fast – in 2023, we set a new attendance record and sold out our hotel room block. 

Date

September 30 and October 1, 2024

Location

Park Hyatt West End in Washington, D.C.

Keynote address

Get ready to be captivated! Our opening keynote features a renowned industry leader who will share their groundbreaking insights and future predictions.

Informative Panel Speakers

Engage with thought leaders in interactive panel discussions. These industry experts will dissect critical issues, answer your burning questions, and spark lively debates.

Networking Opportunities

Build valuable connections with other attendees and industry leaders to gain new insights and propel your career forward.

Interactive Breakout Sessions

Dive into in-depth sessions led by engaging facilitators with collaborative exercises and real-world case studies. Walk away with actionable strategies and new ideas.

Technology & Innovation Updates

Sessions will showcase cutting-edge advancements and emerging trends shaping renewable thermal projects. Discover how these innovations can transform your projects.

Group Dinner & Informal Gatherings

Enjoy delicious cuisine and connect with fellow attendees in a relaxed setting. Beyond the sessions, we offer casual social events throughout the conference. 

Who Attends the RTC Summit?

The RTC Summit brings together the people and organizations working to accelerate renewable thermal energy solutions; global industrials, universities, localities, utilities, technology developers, financiers, advisors, government agencies, and more.

Buyers

The following industrial, commercial, and institutional renewable thermal energy buyers have attended Summits:

AB InBev
Amy’s Kitchen
AppHarvest
AstraZeneca
Boston Scientific
Boston University
Bristol Myers Squibb
Bunge
Campbell Soup Company
Cargill
Catalent
Charles River Laboratories
Chemours
City of Cincinnati
City of Pittsburgh
Colgate-Palmolive
Diageo
Eastman
Foundation Food Group
General Motors
George Mason University
Georgia Tech University
Givaudan
Glaxo-Smith Kline
Heineken
Hemlock Semiconductor
Honda North America
ITC Limited
Jack Daniels Distillery
John Deere
Johnson & Johnson
Kaiser Permanente
Kimberly-Clark Corporation
L’Oreal
Mars Incorporated
Medxcel
MilliporeSigma
Nestle
New Belgium Brewing Co
Nike
Northwestern University
Novo Nordisk
Nucor Corporation
Oatly
PepsiCo
Pfizer
Procter & Gamble
Riken of America, Inc.
Roche
Saint-Gobain
Sanofi
Seattle Children’s Hospital
Stanley Black & Decker
Starbucks
Steel Dynamics, Inc.
Stonyfield Organic
Stryker
Unilever
University of California
University of Chicago
University of Maryland
University of Waterloo
VF Corporation
Walmart Inc.
WestRock

Organizations from Across Sectors

The Summit attracts a broad group of attendees across sectors and roles. Many Summit attendees lead their organizations. In 2023 participants came from:

Leadership

Summit attendees lead their organizations. In 2023:

Held the title of "Vice President" or above

0 %

Held the title of "Director" or above

0 %

Event Sponsors

Each RTC Summit has been sponsored by a variety of renewable solutions providers, including:

Absolicon
AJW
Anew
Alturus
Antora Energy
Armstrong International
AtmosZero
Bioenergy Devco
Blue Delta Energy
Brenmiller Energy
Bullfrog Power
Coho Climate Advisors
CRB
Edison Energy
Element Markets
Generate Capital
Heliogen
Intelli-Products
Intersect Power
Kyotherm
M-RETS
NextEra Energy Resources
Rondo Energy
Schneider Electric
Skyven Technologies
SolarUV Solutions
Sun Drum Solar
Sunvapor Inc
TC Energy
U.S. Gain
Vanguard Renewables
WGL Holdings Inc.
Wilson Engineering Services
Thank you to our 2024 Summit Sponsors, marked here with an asterisk! To inquire about sponsoring the RTC Summit, contact Blaine Collison, Executive Director of the RTC, or Alyssa Kagel, RTC Consultant.