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Energy@Stanford & SLAC 2016

Energy Research for the 21st Century

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

Jumpstart your energy education at Stanford. Build your personal energy network at Stanford. Learn about current research from over 30 renowned Stanford energy faculty and expert speakers. Develop a broad perspective on energy. Network and meet Silicon Valley energy entrepreneurs and venture capitalists. Visit a local energy company in Silicon Valley.

Energy@Stanford&SLAC is a multi-day conference for 130 incoming Stanford graduate and professional school students interested in energy. This four-day course will allow you to learn about the depth and breadth of energy research at Stanford, grow your personal cross-campus network, meet Stanford energy faculty, attend in-depth master classes of your choice, visit an energy company in Silicon Valley, participate in the Energy & Carbon Market Competition, and build an interdisciplinary community across campus. Friday, September 16th will feature an optional tour of the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory. An energy background is not required; students from all departments are encouraged to apply.

Who: Up to 130 incoming Stanford graduate and profession school students
(returning graduate students early in their studies can still apply)
Location: On campus
Dates: Monday, September 12th to Thursday, September 15th
Time: 8:30 am – 7:30 pm (breakfast, lunch, and dinner included)

Registration is now closed

This four-day conference offered through the Stanford Graduate Summer Institute (SGSI) is free and open to 130 incoming Stanford graduate and professional school students. To find out more about SGSI and other courses being offered, please visit:

Conference sponsors:  The Vice Provost Office for Graduate Education (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



Sponsor logos for Precourt Institute for Energy, SIMES, GCEP, Stanford VPGE, SLAC