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Energy@Stanford & SLAC 2021

Energy Research for the 21st Century

Interested in energy?  Want to meet energy experts at Stanford?  

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Jumpstart your energy education at Stanford. Build your personal energy network at Stanford. Learn about current research from over 35 renowned Stanford energy faculty and expert speakers. Develop a broad perspective on energy. Network and meet Silicon Valley energy entrepreneurs.


Energy@Stanford & SLAC is a multi-day conference for 130 incoming Stanford graduate and professional school students interested in energy. This 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 interactive elective classes of your choice, experience a team challenge, and build an interdisciplinary community across campus. An energy background is not required; students from all schools and departments are encouraged to apply.

Because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 course will take place in a "synchronous virtual sessions and in-person team" format.

This multi-day conference offered through the Stanford Graduate Summer Institute (SGSI) is free and open to 130 incoming Stanford graduate and professional school students. To APPLY and to find out more about SGSI and other courses being offered, please visit:
Who: Up to 130 incoming and current Stanford graduate and professional school students
Where: Both virtual and in-person components
Tuesday - Friday, September 7 - 10, 2021

Sponsors include: The Precourt Institute for Energy (PIE), the Stanford Institute for Materials and Energy Sciences (SIMES), the Vice Provost Office for Graduate Education (VPGE), and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory


2020 Sponsors