02/23: US-China Energy & Climate + AI Summit

Feb 23rd: US-China Energy & Climate Summit

(Focused on Energy & Climate Policy, Markets, Investment and Entrepreneurship)

  • February 23, 2019 9:00 AM to 8:00PM
  • Location: Filoli, Woodside, California (A prominent California historical Landmark)
  • Hosted by SCEA, assistant hosted by CSEE North American Chapter
  • Discount for IEEE members: 30% with FINALSALE30OFF
  • Register at https://www.summit.scea.club/

Overview: China and the United States are the world’s largest producers of greenhouse gas emissions. It is paramount for both countries to have more dialogues around the climate change challenges, to forge a better understanding of each other’s climate and energy agenda, and to collaborate on solving these challenges and investing in innovative solutions.

The US-China Energy & Climate Summit on Feb 23rd, to be held at Filoli, a prominent California historical landmark, will bring together executive policy makers, company leaders, technology experts, investors and entrepreneurs from both China and the U.S. to discuss the climate progress and the presence and future of our clean energy industry. The full-day agenda will feature a high-level keynote opening followed by several panel discussions on climate policies, energy market designs/landscapes, corporate strategies in clean-tech and sustainability, and opportunities for investment and entrepreneurship for a sustainable future.

Executive-Level Guest Speakers:

All of our 30+ speakers from are executive-level industry leaders. Some examples are listed below:

  • Junfeng Li, Director General at National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) of China;

  • Drew Bohan, Executive Director of the California Energy Commission;
  • Nan Zhou, Leader of the China Energy Group of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory;
  • Karin Corfee, Managing Director at Navigant Consulting;
  • Guangyi Liu, CTO of GEIRI North America, State Grid Corporation;
  • Lei Qi, Principal at Alliance Ventures, world’s largest mobility investor;
  • Dian Grueneich, Commissioner Emeritus, California Public Utilities Commission
  • Huifeng Chang, Senior VP and CFO of Canadian Solar
  • David Phillips, Associate VP of Energy and Sustainability at the University of California (UCOP)
  • Douglas Cameron, Co-founder of First Green Partners
  • Yi Liu, Deputy Director of Energy Internet Research Institute, Tsinghua University

More information about speakers: https://www.summit.scea.club/summit-feb-23rd

Feb 24th: Artificial Intelligence in Energy Summit

  • Feb 24th, 2019
  • Location: Room 101, Packard Electrical Engineering Building,
    350 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305
  • Hosted by Stanford IEEE and SCEA, assistant hosted by CSEE North American Chapter
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