Whether presenting as a keynote or running a workshop, Jimmy can help empower your organization to take control of energy costs and resources. He engages audiences on the future of energy, stimulates sustainability leadership and inspires innovations that drive business transformations.

Through stories and anecdotes, he addresses topics of energy, entrepreneurship and innovations leading to a future sustainable society. His talks are perfect for corporate and conference functions. Jimmy is available for speaking events both domestically and abroad.  

Past Engagements include

Department of British Energy and Industrial Strategy, Associated Students of Whitman College, GoGreen, WA Healthcare Association: 2017 Annual Conference, IDE Thailand 2017, Pacific Energy Innovation Association of Vancouver, B.C., Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), MIT Enterprise Forum Northwest, Rotary International, University of Washington, MIT Energy Club

In this talk, Jimmy spoke about how he found his passion for energy through key advice given to him by several mentors.

In this video, Jimmy explains the purpose of the Chief Utility Officer and how that role can help companies increase competitive advantage through wiser consumption of energy resources.

IDE Thailand 2017 - Think Big Act Small Symposium February 24-25, 2017 at Millennium Hilton Bangkok Innovation. Technology. Art. Impact. From Across the Globe and Across the Region. Right Here in Bangkok.


Jimmy's talk was insightful, anecdotal, and took turns I did not expect. There are amazing things that can happen when industries and infrastructure systems intersect, and Jimmy does such a great job of explaining the impact on energy systems and in crafting a way to think about problems and solutions therein.

— Daniel Kirschen, Professor - UW Dept of Electrical Engineering

Jimmy Jia offers an exceptional form of thought leadership to businesses and organizations; one that unites utilities with mission and vision.

— Tom Ranken, President - CleanTech Alliance

POPULAR topics

  • Transformative Energy Leadership

  • Using the Energy Strategy Maturity Cycle in your Organization

  • Re-imagining Power: Opportunities in the Changing Energy Landscape

  • Energy Leadership in Sustainable Energy Systems

  • Innovations at the Intersection of Infrastructure