With over 700 attendees, the 5th Concentrated Solar Thermal Power Summit will give you the ultimate CSP learning & networking experience for the CSP industry in the US.

This event is by far the biggest, best, and most influential CSP industry lead event. The US market is key to the success of the concentrated solar thermal industry worldwide. At CSP TODAY USA 2011, you will find the answers to your most pressing CSP challenges including:

The future of CSP in the USA – Understand the challenges and ensure you take advantage of the great opportunities for CSP in the years ahead

Compete with PV – Discover effective and practical solutions to enable the CSP industry to compete with PV’s claims for power for $1/watt

Dispatchability and its value for the grid – Understand the real value of dispatchable power for utility and grid operations and take advantage of concentrated solar thermal’s USP

Build your CSP roadmap for success – Listen to exclusive case studies from Ivanpah, Crescent Dunes and Solana and take away essential knowledge and insight into permitting, financing and commissioning


We are nearing venue capacity for the event – see a sample of the top companies you will meet here
Exhibition hall almost sold out!! Click here to see who you’ll meet in our Solution Zone Expo

"The CSP Today Conference is THE venue for understanding this critically important energy industry" Heliodynamics

The very best experience in the industry, ready to share their knowledge with you. Everyone who is relevant to your CSP business will be in Las Vegas next June will be in attendance but not only this, we have the very best speakers in the market poised ready to present, analyze, debate, deliver and discuss key industry issues, opportunities and challenges to ensure our delegates take home fool-proof solutions and strategies. A sample of these great speakers include:

Michael Geyer, Director International Business Development, Abengoa Solar
Bill Conlon, SVP of Engineering, Areva Solar
Jim Ivany, Principal Vice President & Manager of BrightSource Projects, Bechtel
Ken Anderson, Plant Manager, Cogentrix
Chris Jensen, Director of Renewable Technologies, Fluor
Javier Álvarez, Projects Manager, IDOM
Jonathan Silver, Executive Director – Loan Programs, US Department of Energy

The most productive two days you will spend all year. CSP TODAY  USA has been the industry’s premier meeting place since 2008, and we are pulling out all the stops to make 2011 unbeatable! The show will give you the opportunity to network and share knowledge with the pioneers and decision-makers in the wireless automotive and mobile space. This year’s event includes:

More than 50 top industry speakers give you the knowledge that you need to succeed including Abengoa, Acciona, BrightSource Energy, ACS Cobra, Solar Reserve, NV Energy and many more

Focussed Masterclasses to help you design your own unique business agenda

A 60+ stand solution zone fully dedicated to CSP which will save you a lot of time and give you the chance to get one-on-one time with the best suppliersPre-conference CSP Today Awards on Tuesday, June 28th, to celebrate achievements in the industry and to network in a relaxed atmosphere

ALL NEW Show & Tell Session using the World CSP Today Map major developers will be invited to give a quick update on the status of their plant and what services or partners they are seeking

Pre and post conference e-Networker to allow you to view and arrange meetings BEFORE you leave for Las Vegas! Sign up for updates now and we will keep you posted with the latest information on this world class event. 

"The CSP Summit provides valuable information on current markets and future business opportunities. Combined with technological as well as financial and political discussions it gives an extensive overview of the concentrated solar power industry." Balluff

Critical contacts, unbeatable networking opportunities

This year, not only will you get access to your potential customers and be able to meet the people that matter to your business on June 29-30, but you’ll be able to meet them for 6 whole weeks! Our Online Networking Centre has been simplified this year to enable you to network with top delegates, easily, for weeks, not days. Our online e-networker platform puts you in control, as you will be able to connect with delegates before, during, and after the event.

This means that you will be able to take maximum advantage of the two-day conference, PLUS prior to the conference you will be able to:

See who is coming, familiarise yourself with the name and company & decide who you want to meet personally
Arrange meetings in advance through the contacting service Meet clients in advance and send information about your services
Generate potential business and follow up at the event & after
Keep in touch after the event if you have misplaced the card of an important contact
The added value of this service (provided as an additional benefit to all conference attendees free of charge) is enormous – register early to maximize your face time with the 700+ top industry executives scheduled to attend.

"Great event to make new contacts and exchange experience" Siemens

Can you afford to miss out on the CSP industry’s most focussed conference and exhibition?
This is not a series of sales-orientated pitches or a large unstructured expo. It is a forum, designed to serve those involved in developing the concentrated solar thermal industry internationally.
International companies that have the experience and expertise
Solar developers in the solar market that have large scale solar capabilities
Research Centres & Institutions
Key component providers
Key engineering & EPC firms

There is no other forum that looks at the development of the CSP industry in the US with such focus, while giving you over 12 hours of dedicated networking time to talk openly with your peers and investors and conduct business face to face with key players in the industry.