(Meeting Format:  In Person)

Registration Now Closed

Hosted By: UNC Charlotte


Registration Deadline – March 20th, 2023

Please mark your calendars to hear from top industry and university speakers within the energy field of engineering on “Engineering a Regional Hydrogen Hub


The general meeting will take place in person and additional information will be forthcoming.  Thank you again for your continued participation and we look forward to seeing everyone at the spring meeting!


General Meeting Registration Fees:

CAPER Member Rate – $199
Speaker Rate – $199
CAPER Non-Member Rate – $299
Student Members – $25
All Late Registrations After March 20th Deadline – $350


* Speaker Representatives From:

Duke Energy

Dominion Energy

Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL)

NC State University

UNC Charlotte

Clemson University

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Centralina Clean Fuels Coalition

Siemens Energy

FDI Energy

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)


FuelCell Energy


(Eastern Daylight Time)


Speaker Biographies


Additional In-Person Details:

  • Monday & Tuesday meeting sessions include continental breakfast, break refreshments and lunch.
  • Reception and career fair held in the UNC Charlotte Marriott Hotel, Crown V Room on March 27thth from 5:00-7:00 pm.
Parking Instructions:
  • Hotel visitor parking space for attendees is located in the CRI Deck 1 only.  Parking in other locations could result in a campus citation without possessing the proper permit.  
  • Level 1 of the deck is solely designated for hotel guests with room reservations.
  • Park in the CRI Deck 1, bring your parking permit ticket to the CAPER registration table area.  There will be a kiosk provided to scan your ticket to receive a daily discounted parking rate of $6.  (Valet parking charges do not apply to this rate and is subject to change based on the attendees’ parking discretion.
  • CRI Deck_Parking Map

  • Please note this will be an in-person event however, certain speakers from outside of the Southeast region will attend virtually due to traveling logistics.


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Registration Policy:

CAPER Policy requires all attendees, including invited speakers and sponsors to register.  Registrations are non-refundable.

CAPER Career Fair Announcement!

CAPER will be hosting an industry career fair on March 27th from 5:00-7:00 pm in the UNC Charlotte Marriott Hotel, Crown V Room.  This is a separate registration from the general meeting and is required to host an industry table.  There will be free entry to Graduate / Undergraduate students and industry table host fees are as follows: 

Table Fees

(Each table registration includes up to two industry representatives from the same company.)

  • CAPER Members – Free (1-2 hosts allowed/per table)
  • CAPER Non-Members – $299 (1-2 hosts allowed/per table)
  • One table and 1-2 chairs provided per industry host
  • Deadline to register is March 20th 
  • Table hosts will have access to the CAPER reception which will be held in the same Crown V Room location.
  • Table hosts are required to maintain stationed areas and leave tables free of debris/trash per hotel guidelines.

(Please contact shannon.jenkins@uncc.edu for additional information.)

Career Fair Industry Participants:

Duke Energy

Dominion Energy

Burns & McDonnell Engineering

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)



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