PACENation Summit
February 13 - 15
Denver, CO
Registration opens soon

Join us in Denver to network, learn, and accelerate the growth of PACE financing

PACENation Summit 2017 will feature three days of content, 20+ interactive sessions, 40+ expert speakers, and many unique networking opportunities.

Last year, PACENation’s first annual Summit made waves in the PACE marketplace when it brought together almost 400 members of the PACE community for the first-ever national PACE gathering.

Since then, progress in PACE has been tremendous. Residential PACE financing surpassed $2 billion and recent policy developments have set the stage for even greater growth in 2017. Innovation in commercial PACE continued with a variety of new PACE products, strategies and programs developed by C-PACE programs and financiers. This is the story of PACE in 2016: new markets, new innovations, new policy and new programs.

The 2017 Summit will be an in-depth look into these topics and more. Don’t miss your chance to network and learn from top experts in PACE and make your mark in the PACE market: (registration opening soon.)

2017 Summit Themes

PACE 101

Join the PACE 101 workshop on day one, or attend sessions in the “PACE 101” track throughout the event.


Residential PACE

Learn more about the state of the residential PACE market, recent policy developments, best practices and next steps.

Commercial PACE

Dive deep into C-PACE project development, commercial solar, lender consent and more.


PACE innovations

Cutting edge developments in C-PACE and R-PACE: securitization, consumer protections, FHA’s guidance, PACE partnerships, and marketing strategies.


Check this page for updates. We will also send an email notification to all subscribers when registration opens.

Speakers (invited)

Preliminary agenda

Day 1
13 Feb 2017
Day 2
14 Feb 2017
Day 3
15 Feb 2017

Summit Registration Open

PACE 101 Workshop

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Summit Reception

Summit Registration Open

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Breakfast Buffet

Welcome Address

Plenary Session

10:15 am - 10:45 am

Networking Break

Legislation and Local Ordinances

Lender Consent

PACE Partnerships

PACENation’s Consumer Protection Standards

11:45 am - 1:00 am

Lunch and Keynote Speaker

PACE Administration Models

Contractual Subordination

Marketing Strategies for PACE Programs

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Networking Break

The Administrative Cost of PACE Financing

PACE and Solar

Best Practices for R-PACE

PACE Securitization

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Networking Break

Legislation and Local Ordinances

C-PACE Project Development Best Practices

R-PACE and Contractor Training

Attracting Capital Investments

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

PACENation Outing and Cocktail Reception

8:00 am - 8:45 am

Breakfast Buffet

Summit Update

Plenary Session 2

10:15 am - 10:45 am

Networking Break

Accounting Treatment

Lender Consent

Residential Solar and PACE

FHA, HUD, and FHFA – Next Steps

11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Lunch Buffet

Alternative Financing Options

Consumer Protection Standards

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Networking Break

Keynote Address

Summit Conclusion


Sheraton Denver Downtown
1550 Court Pl, Denver CO 80202



Sponsor the Summit

Sponsor PACENation Summit 2017 to reach our large audience of PACE experts and interested customers. We offer a wide variety of sponsorship levels and a la carte sponsorship options.









2016 PACENation Summit