June 16- 18, 2025   The Diplomat Beach Resort | Hollywood, F8

About #SEDREF & Contact Information

About the Renewable Energy Forum

The Renewable Energy Forum helps energy professionals find renewable energy suppliers and solutions for emissions reduction.

Built on a foundation of pre-scheduled, dual opt-in meetings, Renewable Energy Forum with leading renewable energy solutions providers that offer capabilities including advisory/consulting services, community solar, energy as a service, energy storage, offsite renewable project/PPA, onsite solar, purchased RECs, and more.

Offering a comprehensive event agenda that includes both broader educational sessions and small-group peer-to-peer learning, the Renewable Energy Forum explores important topics like: solar + storage, innovations in RE-sourcing, financing models, RE procurement trends & strategies.

Produced by Smart Energy Decisions, the annual event empowers energy professionals to find credible energy solution providers, form new professional relationships, and gain key industry insights.

How Can you Participate in #SEDREF?


Meet privately with qualified energy solution providers to discuss your specific goals. Learn from—and connect with—experienced peers who have successfully implemented renewable strategies. 


Secure three days of one-on-one meetings with pre-qualified energy customers. Participate in engaging networking events that deliver the time, access, and connection points you need to find—and close—new business.

Not Sure?

Schedule a quick phone call with team to see if participating in #SEDREF can help you meet your goals.

Meet Our Team

Wes Doane

VP, Clean Energy

John Failla


Beckie Kier


Aly Ward


Shannon Twombly

Event Coordinator

Candace Letizia

Marketing Director

Lindsey Clancy

Marketing Manager

Marjorie Ferris


Hallee Schoyer

Sales Representative

Lisa Carroll

Director of Energy Buyer Partnerships

Sarah Rudman

Sales Coordinator

Debra Chanil

Director of Editorial and Research

Rachel Moser

Digital Product Manager

Dan Ventura


Leslie Rosa

Buyer specialist

Contact Us


Need help?

Here’s how you can get in touch with the right person.

For General Inquiries



Conference Programming

  • Debra Chanil, Director of Editorial and Research
    +1 (207) 842-5653

Marketing & Branding

About Diversified Communications

Diversified Communications’ acquisition of hosted buyer event and digital media business, Smart Energy Decisions, in 2022 complements Diversified’s existing Clean Energy portfolio already serving solar, energy storage, and EV charging infrastructure markets. Founded in 2016 by John Failla, SED is the organizer of the Net Energy and Renewable Energy Forums, which informs and supports commercial and industrial electric power customers and they navigate the transition to renewables and minimize consumption of fossil fuels. Diversified Communications, established in 1949 and with offices worldwide, is a leading international media company with a portfolio of 50+ major exhibitions and conferences, online communities, and digital/print publications. Headquartered in Portland, Maine, USA, Diversified Communications is a third-generation, family-owned business.
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