Events

Contact Susan Fancy to add an upcoming energy-related event to this list. 

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

What is the future of diesel engines in the face of growing pressures to reduce CO2 while holding health-harming pollutants to ever-lower levels? Dr. Johnson will discuss diesel technology for both light-duty and heavy-duty vehicles and address the competition among gasoline and diesel engines, hybrid powertrains and electric vehicles as advanced propulsion solutions.

Monday, June 19, 2017 to Thursday, June 22, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Learn the Key Skills Needed to Scale Up Battery Innovations

This four-day course covers the fundamentals of battery cell manufacturing, giving you an understanding of energy storage technologies and teaching you the skills to scale up battery innovations at your organization. Through hands-on sessions in the University of Michigan Battery Lab and instruction from faculty and industry experts, you will gain exposure to the aspects of building a battery from start to finish.
 
 
Thursday, September 28, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

The Energy Institute welcomes their External Advisory Board Members.

Friday, September 29, 2017
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

The Energy Club at the Ross School of Business proudly presents the 2017 Michigan Ross Energy Conference. The Energy Conference is a premier annual energy event, which brings together leading experts from around the world and University of Michigan students to address some of the biggest challenges faced by the energy industry today. The conference has been specifically designed to optimize collaboration between students, speakers and sponsors, through group discussions and breakout sessions in order to promote networking and learning.

Friday, September 29, 2017
8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Blau Auditorium at the Ross School of Business

Hosted by: The Ross Energy Club

Friday, October 20, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

3rd Annual Conference on Transportation, Economics, Energy, and the Environment

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University of Michigan Energy Institute

TE3 brings economic scholars together with government and industry practitioners to explore transportation and fuel research for energy and environmental policies that will foster progress toward long-term climate protection and business goals. 

Over 120 people attended the conference, including participants from the automotive and energy industries, public agencies and non-profit organizations, as well as from academia. The conference consisted of three sessions of original research presentations, each followed by a discussion. The day concluded with a policy panel and discussion. 

Monday, December 04, 2017 to Friday, December 08, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

2017 Theme: Energy + Emissions Contest

Student Challenge: Create a tangible visualization of the amount of carbon emissions created by the University of Michigan in the year 2016: 641,000 metric tons, or 1,413,161,420 pounds, of carbon dioxide. This represents approximately 30% of Ann Arbor’s total emissions footprint. (For more detail about U-M’s GHG emissions, see this report.)