Energy Research for the 21st Century

September 8-11, 2015

Interested in energy?  Want to meet energy rockstar experts at Stanford?  This is one program you do not want to miss!

  • Jumpstart your energy education at Stanford.
  • Build your personal energy network.
  • Learn about current research from 35 Stanford energy “Rock Star” faculty and expert speakers.
  • Develop a broad perspective on energy.
  • Network with students, faculty, and Silicon Valley energy entrepreneurs and venture capitalist.

The four-day course will allow you to meet other incoming graduate and professional school students who have an interest in energy, with the intent of building an interdisciplinary community across campus. You will have the chance to visit a local energy company in Silicon Valley, attend two in-depth master classes of your choice, meet Stanford energy faculty, participate in an energy team competition, and grow your personal cross-campus network of incoming graduate students.

  • Who: Up to 125 incoming Stanford graduate and professional school students (returning graduate students early in their studies can still apply)
  • Location: On campus
  • Dates: Tuesday, September 8th to Friday, September 11th
  • Time: 8:30am – 8:00pm (breakfast, lunch, and dinner included)

Register for the conference

Enrollment is limited.
A technical or energy background is not required.

Conference sponsors:  The Vice Provost Office for Graduate Education’s (VPGE), Precourt Institute for Energy (PIE), the Stanford Institute for Materials and Energy Sciences (SIMES), Global Climate and Energy Project (GCEP), and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (SLAC).