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E-ffiliates 2019 Retreat agenda

 

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. (University Lounge)

 

Welcome, Overview of Retreat

9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. (Princeton Ballroom)

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. (Princeton Ballroom)

Chris 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. (Princeton Ballroom)

Keynote – Addressing the Dual Challenge – Energy and Carbon: A View to 2040
Peter Trelenberg
 – Manager, Environmental Policy and Planning, Exxon Mobil Corporation

Keynote – Systemic Urban Infrastructure Transformations for Inclusive, Low Carbon Development
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. (University Lounge)

 

Panel – Business and Financial Bottlenecks

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Princeton Ballroom)

Chris 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

  • Phillip M. Hannam – Energy Economist, The World Bank
  • Anthony Ku – Director for Advanced Technologies, National Institute for Clean and Low Carbon Energy, Beijing
  • Mark Alan Hughes – Professor of Practice, University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design; Faculty Director, Kleinman Center for Energy Policy

 

Lunch and Discussion on Rapid Switch Bottlenecks

12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Gratella)

 

Panel – Techno-Economic Bottlenecks

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Princeton Ballroom)

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

  • Daniel Kirschen – Donald W. and Ruth Mary Close Professor of Electrical Engineering, University of Washington 
  • Abhijit Abhyankar – Professor of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
  • Ning Zhang – Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing

 

Break

3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Lobby)

Group photo; set up for poster session

 

Panel – Socio-Political Bottlenecks in Deep Decarbonization

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. (Princeton Ballroom)

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. (Princeton Ballroom)

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 ChenAssistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

 

Poster Session / Reception

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (University and Treehouse Lounges)

 

Departures

7:30 p.m.

 

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