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Johnson Energy Connection

Friday, September 30, 2011
8:00am – 12:30pm 
Sage Hall
Sage Hall, East Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14853, United States
Event Details

The second annual Johnson Energy Connection is a school-wide event bringing together current Cornell students with Alumni working in the energy industry.

Cornell alumni will give short presentations on interesting topics in their particular area of expertise and students will have the opportunity to ask questions of these energy experts.

More than 20 Cornell alumni will be representing almost every energy sector, including wind power, solar power, oil & gas, energy infrastructure, energy efficiency, demand response, and energy trading.

The Johnson Energy Connection is a great opportunity for all Cornell students who are curious about the energy industry or who are interested in working in the industry.  

Topics this year include:


Hydro Pump and Battery Storage in the US
The Population Bomb: Age, Expertise, and the Impact of Demographics on the Energy Industry
Redox in a Box: Energy Storage Alternatives for Transportation
Birds, Bats & Burial Grounds- Are We Killing Renewable Energy?
Getting Off the Couch: Choosing to Pick the Low Hanging Fruit in Energy Efficiency
Ultra-Low Power Sensors and Their Role in the Energy Economy
The Real Value of Demand Side Management to Utilities and Ratepayers
Drill, Baby, Drill: The Future of US Energy Security
Combined Heat and Power - The Little Giant in Power Systems Planning
Adding Gears in Transportation Fuel: Opportunities and Challenges of a Renewable Future
The Business of Sustainable Transportation
Don't Tell Me You Want a Green Job: Communicating Your Career Interests
The Paradox of Energy Efficiency
Oil & Gas Supply/Demand Dynamics: Hydraulic Fracking and Drilling
Managing through Complexity - Wind Product Service & Warranty
A Rind is a Terrible Thing to Waste: Harnessing Power and Nutrients From Resources at Our Fingertips
New Models in Renewable Energy Financing
Altered States: The Economics & Geography of Solar Power
How I learned to Stop Fearing the Decline of “Easy Oil” and Embrace Innovation



The Johnson Energy Connection is open to all Cornell Students, Faculty and Staff.


NOTE: Non-Johnson attendees need to create a Campus Groups account, and NOT use the Cornell NetID - otherwise you will not be able to register for the event.

File Attachments: JEC 2011 Flyer.pdf

Where & When

Sage Hall, Sage Hall, East Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14853, United States

Friday, September 30, 2011, 8:00am – 12:30pm

Dress CodeDress Code: Business Casual

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Hosted By
Energy Club
Co-hosted with:  Sustainable Global Enterprise (SGE)

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