Volunteers Needed for Energy and Environment Conference this Friday

Volunteers are needed for this Friday’s Energy and Environment conference. This is a great way to get involved in the EE community at Columbia! If you can help, get in touch with Alejandra Espinosa at ace2129@columbia.edu

Energy & Environment Conference:

Fueling Energy, Finance, and Public Service

September 13, 2013     
IAB Kellogg Center, Rm. 1501

Collaborative Solutions for Environmental Protection, Energy Efficiency, and Resiliency


9:30am   Global Energy Finance, Renewables Policy and Law
11:00am  In the Industry: Sustainability and Energy Saving Trees, Art & the Environment
1:00pm   The Perfect Storm: Weather Patterns, Hurricanes and the Effects in Energy
3:15pm    International, Federal, State and Local Gov’t Roles in Energy & NGOs
4:15pm    Environmental Health, Public Health Concerns re: Toxic Exposure
5:15pm     Tension btw Food Security & Biofuel: Access to Sustainable Agriculture/Food


Keynote Speaker: Robert L. Jesse, Principal Deputy Undersecretary of Health,                          

                                U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Panels include representatives from: Energy Solutions Forum, Urban Green Energy, Silicon Solar, Sunmaxx Solar, Lockheed Martin, Columbia Law School’s Center for Climate Change Law, Goldman Sachs Environmental Markets, Steinway & Sons, Film Biz Recycling, Locke Lord and Bissel LLP, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Microgrid Technology, NYC Dept. of Environmental Protection, RPS ASA, Hofstra Law School, NYSERDA, Mailman School of Public Health, WEACT, Terra Viva Energy, UNDP, and Columbia University

Register for this event at: http://earth.columbia.edu/events/view/67002

For further information contact Pamela Vreeland at pvreeland@ei.columbia.edu 

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