Intermediate Energy Trading, Hedging, Portfolio & Risk Management

October 20-21, 2020


Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Central Time

12:45 – 1:00 p.m. :: Login and Welcome

1:00 – 1:15 p.m. :: Overview and Introductions

1:15 – 5:00 p.m. :: Program

Energy Markets Advanced Trading & Hedging

Q&A and Discussion Forum

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 Central Time

8:45 – 9:00 a.m. :: Sign-In

9:00 a.m – 12:30 p.m. :: Program

Market Risk Management

Counterparty Risk Management

Simulation Analysis and Risk Metrics for Utilities

12:30 – 1:15 p.m. :: Lunch Break

1:15 – 4:45 p.m. :: Program

Meaningful Uncertainty Framework to Develop Utility Hedging Programs

In-Depth Hedge Program Design and Implementation

Case Studies with Energy Portfolios

4:45 – 5:00 pm :: Q&A and Discussion Forum

5:00 p.m. :: Program Adjournment


Scott Wrigglesworth, Managing Director, Operations & Strategy, Ascend Analytics

Scott Wrigglesworth is Director of Analytics and Strategy with Ascend Analytics. Before joining the company, he spent 17 years with Dayton Power and Light and the AES Corporation.  There he focused on practical solutions in energy analytics, actionable reporting, margin modeling and portfolio optimization.   In that role, Mr. Wrigglesworth provided analytic expertise for portfolio optimization, planning, and risk management activities. These activities included merchant generation optimization, fuel procurement, wholesale hedging, retail energy, load auctions, rate case preparation, asset valuation, and commercial budget development.  Mr. Wrigglesworth teaches a course in Energy Markets at the University of Dayton from where he also earned his MBA. He holds a BA in Global Economics and International Business from Cedarville University.



We will be using Microsoft Teams to facilitate your participation in the upcoming event. You do not need to have an existing Teams account in order to participate in the broadcast – the course will play in your browser and you will have the option of using a microphone to speak with the room and ask questions, or type any questions in via the chat window and our on-site representative will relay your question to the instructor.