Forums Overview

Regional Electricity Forums banner with an illustration of rural, suburban and urban landscapes and the name of four cities listed above it: London, Ottawa, Thunder Bay and Sudbury.

Join us to explore the future direction of the electricity sector and how electricity can be harnessed to support the growth, resiliency and vibrancy of communities across Ontario.

Five forums planned for Fall 2017 and each will address regional-specific interests. Event details will be posted as they are finalized.

Upcoming Forums      

Email us at to receive email updates as details on the Forums are finalized.

Resource Guide For Attendees

In advance of the Forums, the IESO has developed a Resource Guide to set the broader context for discussions. The guide covers recent developments in Ontario’s energy policies and broader priorities, emerging trends in Ontario’s energy sector, recent technical advisory work provided by the IESO, and a list of helpful links, tools and resources.

Have Your Say: Regional Forum Agendas

Help us plan the Forums to best address your interests. Let us know the topics you'd like to hear about in the list below, or suggest another:

  • Ontario's Long-Term Energy Plan and IESO Implementation Plan
  • Distributed Energy Resources
  • Industrial, Business, Residential Conservation Programs
  • Electricity Planning Processes
  • Local Innovation
  • Other

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2017 Stakeholder Summit

The IESO held a province-wide Stakeholder Summit on June 12, 2017 in Toronto. The event looked at shifting energy landscapes in other jurisdictions, as well as what's next for the broader Ontario electricity system. Visit 2017 Stakeholder Summit to view presentations and proceedings.