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Events

Welcome to the EMSE Newletter Events Page. Below is a list of upcoming events at GWU and throughout the DC area.

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 GW Showcase of Energy and Sustainability Educational Programs and Research Programs

When:

Friday, February 20

Where:

Lehman Auditorium in The George Washington University Science and Engineering Hall

2:00 pm Welcome and Introduction

Janine Finnell, Leaders in Energy, Founder & Clean Energy Ambassador (5 minutes)

GW Showcase Session: Part 1 – Energy and Environmental Management, Sustainability Campus Operations, and Urban Planning:

Jonathan Deason, PhD., P.E., Lead Professor, GW Environmental and Energy Management Program. He will provide an overview of GW’s educational program, research, and extracurricular activities related to energy and sustainability. (15 minutes)

Joe Cascio, Director, Director of the emerging GW Environmental and Energy Management Institute. Joe will discuss this new institute. (5 minutes)

Meghan Chapple, Director, GW Office of Sustainability. She coordinates operational activities University-wide under a collaborative plan that maximizes GW's environmental efficiency at its two campuses, in Washington, DC and Ashburn, VA. Meghan will provide an overview of GW's Climate Action Plan, Water Plan, and Ecosystems Strategy. (10 minutes)

Scott Sklar, Adjunct Professor, teaching two unique interdisciplinary courses on Sustainable Energy. Scott runs a clean energy technology optimization and strategic policy firm, The Stella Group, Ltd. He served as Executive Director for 15 years of two national trade associations concurrently - the Solar Energy Industries Association and the National BioEnergy Industries Association. (10 minutes)

Q&A – 10 minutes

2:55 – 3:10 BREAK   (Refreshments Provided)

Showcase Session: Part 2 - Economics, Law, Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Connor Roberts, President, and Josie Mascher, Vice President, GW Student Chapter, Association of Energy Engineers National Capital Chapter (5 minutes)

Anthony M. Yezer directs the Center for Economic Research. He will discuss his research on the energy footprint of cities. (10 minutes)

Donna Attanasio, Senior Advisor for Energy Law Programs. She will discuss the GW law school's Sustainable Energy Initiative which she leads. (10 minutes)

Volker Sorger, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. He is the Director of the Smart Innovation Labs at The George Washington University. He will discuss his work in smart-grid technologies and environmental sustainability. Volker is the founder of the university's Green Renewable Energy Engineering (GREEN) Institute. Volker is also the faculty sponsor for the AEE Student Chapter at GW. (10 minutes)

Jim Chung, founding Executive Director, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and a Co-Principal Investigator for the National Science Foundation I-Corps Node in Washington DC (DC I-Corps). He will discuss the work of The Office of Entrepreneurship which provides programming around innovation, education, venture creation, and making connections to support GW entrepreneurs and the Mid-Atlantic start-up community. (10 minutes)

Q&A – 10 minutes

4:00 – 5:00 Information Tables Featuring Professors and Programs from Various GW Departments Involved in Energy & Sustainability and AEE NCC Education and Certification Programs

5:00 – 7:00 Reception

(Light Refreshments Provided)

Featured Speaker – Amit Ronen, Director, GW Solar Institute
(Another speaker to be announced)

Location: GW Science and Engineering Hall, Auditorium Area

Join us for a very special networking program Bring your business cards and resumes!

$10 advance on-line registration for this reception, $15 at the door
www.lercpa.org

Those interested, can register by following this link.

After 7 - Continued Professional Networking After Reception at Venue (To Be Announced)

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ENERGY and SUSTAINABILITY EXTRAVAGANZA

Audience:

Students, Faculty, Staff, and Energy/Sustainability Professionals…

When:

Friday, February 20

Where:

The George Washington University Science and Engineering Hall Auditorium

11:30 - 2:00 pm Luncheon Panel

Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) National Capital Chapter, Council on Women in Energy & Environmental Leadership – “Career Paths in Energy & Sustainability: Perspectives from Successful Women Professionals”

$30 AEE Chapter Members, $40 Non-members,
AEE Student Chapter Members/Sponsors – Free
www.aeencc.org

Those interested, can register by following this link.

2:00 - 4:00 pm

GW ENERGY AND SUSTAINABILITY SHOWCASE

Faculty and Staff present…. Educational and Research Programs

4:00 - 5:00 pm

INFORMATION TABLES

GW Programs, AEE Certifications, and Programs

5:00 - 7:00 pm - Professional Networking Reception

Location: GW Science and Engineering Hall, Auditorium Area

Join us for a very special networking program Bring your business cards and resumes!

$10 advance on-line registration for this reception, $15 at the door
www.lercpa.org

Those interested, can register by following this link.

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GLOBALCON 2015: Conference & Expo

Decision makers from business, industry and government must now seek integrated energy solutions — solutions which assure both a secure and affordable energy supply to meet today's and tomorrow's needs, and effective management of energy and overall operational costs. GLOBALCON 2015, presented by the Association of Energy Engineers, is designed specifically to facilitate those seeking to expand their knowledge of fast-moving developments in the energy field, explore promising new technologies, compare energy supply options, and learn about innovative and cost-conscious project implementation strategies.

The multi-track conference covers a broad range of currently relevant topics, and gives you the opportunity to hear first-hand from some of the major players in the energy field. The GLOBALCON Expo will emphasize four critical areas of leading edge technology and related services:

*Energy Management, HVAC and Smart Building Systems

*Renewables, Alternative Energy and Onsite Generation

*Lighting Efficiency and Integrated Energy Solutions

*Plant and Facilities Management

For more details please follow this link.

Where:

Pennsylvania Convention Center / Hall E, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

When:

March 17, 2015 10 am - 4 pm

March 18, 2015 10 am - 2 pm

Registration:

Those interested, can register by following this link.

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2015 J.B. & Maurice C. Shapiro Environmental Law Symposium on "The Role of Advanced Monitoring, Remote Sensing, and New Forms of Information Gathering, Analysis, and Disclosure in Environmental Compliance and Enforcement."

This symposium on "The Role of Advanced Monitoring, Remote Sensing, and New Forms of Information Gathering, Analysis, and Disclosure in Environmental Compliance and Enforcement." will be sponsored by GW’s Environmental Law program, the Environment Protection Agency, Environment Law Institute, Erasmus University Rotterdam, and the International Network for Environmental Compliance and Enforcement.

A follow-up conference will take place at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam, Netherlands in April 2015.

For more details please follow this link.

Where:

TBA

When:

March 26-27, 2015

Registration:

TBA

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eeGLOBAL: 2015 Energy Efficiency Global Forum

Launched in 2007 in Washington, D.C., EE Global is a premier, exclusive international EE forum, convening hundreds of energy efficiency influencers for two-days of unparalleled discussion and networking aimed at driving actionable plans for the next generation of energy efficiency.

For more details please follow this link.

Where:

Walter E. Washington Convention Center: Washington, DC

Start:

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

08:00am

End:

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

07:30pm

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