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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. 

Welcome, Overview of Retreat

9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. 
Mark Zondlo
, Associate Director of External Partnerships, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment; Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Yueh-Lin (Lynn) Loo, Director, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment; Theodora D. ’78 and William H. Walton III ’74 Professor in Engineering; Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Keynote Introductions

9:15 a.m. – 9:20 a.m. 
Christopher Greig, Gerhard R. Andlinger Visiting Fellow in Energy and the Environment; Director, Dow Centre for Sustainable Engineering Innovation; Dow Chair in Sustainable Engineering Innovation, The University of Queensland

Keynote Presentation

9:20 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. 
Peter Trelenberg
, Manager, Environmental Policy and Planning, Exxon Mobil Corporation

Keynote Presentation

Anu Ramaswami, Charles M. Denny, Jr., Chair of Science, Technology, and Public Policy at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota

Break

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 

Panel – Techno-Economic Bottlenecks

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 
Minjie Chen (Moderator), Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment 
Abhijit Abhyankar, Professor of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Chongqing Kang, Professor of Electrical Engineering; Dean, Department of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University

Lunch and Discussion on Rapid Switch Bottlenecks

12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Panel – Business and Financial Bottlenecks

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Christopher Greig (Moderator), Gerhard R. Andlinger Visiting Fellow in Energy and the Environment; Director, Dow Centre for Sustainable Engineering Innovation; Dow Chair in Sustainable Engineering Innovation, The University of Queensland
Mark Alan Hughes, Professor of Practice, University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design; Faculty Director, Kleinman Center for Energy Policy
Phillip M. Hannam, Energy Economist, The World Bank
Zheng Li, Executive Vice President, Institute of Climate Change and Sustainable Development, Tsinghua University

Panel – Socio-Political Bottlenecks in Deep Decarbonization

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Atul Kohli (Moderator), David K.E. Bruce Professor of International Affairs; Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Robert Keohane, Professor of Political and International Affairs, Emeritus; Senior Scholar, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Ambuj Sagar, Vipula and Mahesh Chaturvedi Professor of Policy Studies; Founding Head of the School of Public Policy, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Karen Hussey, Director, Centre for Policy Futures, The University of Queensland

Wrap Up and Summary of Outcomes from Lunch Discussions

5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Eric Larson
, Senior Research Engineer, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment; Lecturer in Chemical and Biological Engineering and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

Minjie Chen, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

Poster Session / Reception

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Departures

7:30 p.m.