Events

Contact Amy Mast to add an upcoming energy-related event to this list. 

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 to Thursday, June 26, 2014
(All day)

Learn more about the recently released National Climate Assessment (NCA), and about projected impacts in our region, at the Graham Sustainability Institute's Adaptation in the Great Lakes Region” Conference at the University of Michigan on June 24-26, 2014.

Monday, August 11, 2014 to Tuesday, August 12, 2014
(All day)

Come hear the latest in clean vehicle research from the leading investigators in the US and China. A plenary session with government and industry leaders will be followed by technical breakout sessions covering:

Thursday, September 11, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Michigan is home to over 120 craft beer producers (and counting), but did you know we’re also at the leading edge of eco-friendly brewing?

Discover how brewers of “The Great Beer State” are reducing energy consumption and boosting their bottom lines with solar and geothermal, water recycling, renewable energy credits, and LEED certification. And maybe even have a taste of the results!​

Moderator:

Nick Cucinelli 


Panelists:
TBA

Thursday, October 02, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

A variety of alternative transportation fuels exist and technologies to utilize these fuels are evolving rapidly.  This event will explore the intersection of options, opportunities, and the Michigan companies that are leading the effort with technology development. ​

Moderator:

Josh Brugeman


Panelists:
TBA

Friday, October 03, 2014
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Send conference submissions to Jason Berry at this link or to berryjas@umich.edu

Click here to access the call for papers in PDF format. 

Friday, October 10, 2014 to Friday, October 17, 2014
(All day)
The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP, www.fapesp.br/en) is organizing an “Advanced School on the Present and Future of Bioenergy”, which will take place at the University of Campinas (Unicamp), in Campinas, Brazil, between October 10 and 17, 2014.
 
Thursday, November 06, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

As the new energy economy develops, it will bring the creation of new and different jobs.  What might some of those be, and what skills will be required?  What type of education will be needed to prepare for those jobs, and how will current offerings change? ​

Moderator:

Ian Stines


Panelists:
TBA