All events will take place at Princeton University in the Carl A. Fields Center for Equality and Cultural Understanding, Room 104, unless otherwise noted.


Carl A. Fields Center
58 Prospect Avenue
Princeton, NJ 08544
Phone: (609) 258-5494

Friend Center
Corner of William Street and Olden Street
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ 08544


Registration and Breakfast

7:45 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.


Welcome

8:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Yueh-Lin (Lynn) Loo
Associate Director for External Partnerships, 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

Emily A. Carter
Founding Director, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment
Gerhard R. Andlinger Professor in Energy and the Environment
Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Applied and Computational Mathematics


The Path to Fusion Energy

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Stewart C. Prager Abstract, Slide Presentation
Director Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Professor of Astrophysical Sciences


Energy Storage and Renewables in New Jersey: Complementary Technologies for Reducing our Carbon Footprint

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Warren B. Powell Abstract, Slide Presentation
Professor of Operations Research and Financial Engineering
Director, Program in Engineering and Management Systems


Biotechnology for the Sustainable Production of Fuels and Chemicals

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

José L. Avalos Abstract
Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment


Break

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.


Panel Discussion: Investing in Energy and Sustainability

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Caroline Dorsa, Moderator Abstract
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated
Public Service Electric and Gas Company
PSEG Power LLC
PSEG Services Corporation

Carter F. Bales
Chairman and Managing Partner
NewWorld Capital Group, LLC

Emily A. Carter
Founding Director, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment
Gerhard R. Andlinger Professor in Energy and the Environment
Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Applied and Computational Mathematics

Andrew K. Golden
President, Princeton University Investment Company (PRINCO)

Richard L. Kauffman
Chairman, Energy and Finance for New York State
Chairman, New York State Energy Research and Development Authority


Lunch

12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.


Panel Discussion: Large Format Energy Storage

1:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Daniel A. Steingart, Moderator
Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

Paul Albertus Slide Presentation
Fellow, Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E), U.S. Department of Energy

Glenn G. Amatucci
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Rutgers University
Director, Energy Storage Research Group (ESRG)
Associate Director, U.S. Department of Energy, Energy Frontier Research Center

Corie Cobb
Research Scientist, Palo Alto Research Center, Inc. (PARC)

Alexander Couzis
Herbert G. Kayser Professor in Chemical Engineering, The City College of New York
Chief Technology Officer, Urban Electric Power


Controlling Microcracking in Low Embodied Energy Concrete

3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Claire E. White Abstract, Slide Presentation
Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment


Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC): The Key Messages

3:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Michael Oppenheimer Abstract, Slide Presentation
Albert G. Milbank Professor of Geosciences and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Director, Program in Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy (STEP)


Poster Session and Reception

4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Friend Center, Lower Atrium
Corner of Olden and William Streets