Past Events

SPRING 2017

January 31: “The BEST Time to be in Energy- Series Kickoff”

Rudy Shankar, Ph.D., MBA Director, Energy Institute at Lehigh University

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February 7: "Challenges of Risk Management: 2003 NE Blackout"

Jim Robinson, Senior Director at Relion Associates LLC, ESEI Strategic Advisory Council Member

 

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February 14: "Global Citizenship in the Energy World"

Dzidzor Eissen, PhD Visiting Assistant Professor, Assistant Director, Global Citizenship Program

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February 21: "Pathways to Sustainable, Resilient and Reliable Electric Grids"

Senam Sedzro, PhD candidate, Electrical Engineering. Lehigh University, ESEI Alumni

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February 28: "Financing Renewable Energy Projects: An Introduction to Tax Equity Finance for Solar and Wind Projects"

Micah Sussman, PhD Strategic Growth Consultant, Woodlawn Associates, ESEI Alumni

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March 7 “Going Solar”

Sarah Conde, Project Administrator, Safari Energy LLC, ESEI Alumni

March 9th "Application of Microgrids and Distributed Generation"*4:30-6 PM*

John D. McDonald, P.E. Global Smart Grid Strategy Leader-North America GE Energy Grid Solutions

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March 21: “Electricity Market Dynamics, Flexible Capacity, and Natural Gas”.

Matt Tripoli, PE, Sr. Manager, Development, IMG Midstream

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March 28:  “Correlation Processing & Data Orchestration”

Rudy Shankar, Ph.D., MBA Director, Energy Institute at Lehigh University

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April 4: "Day-Ahead and Real-Time Markets in the CAISO: An Introduction to Operations"

Chris Eshleman, Senior Day Ahead Analyst, Day Ahead Operations and Hydro Optimization, NUEnergy VP of Finance

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April 11 "Overview of Pennsylvania Energy Industry"

Ryan Mackenzie, Pennsylvania House of Representatives representing the 134th Legislative District

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April 18 "“Environmental Stewardship: Taking a Life Cycle Approach to Energy Source Considerations”

Katharine Targett, Sustainability Program Manager, Office of Sustainability, Lehigh University

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April 20: "Electricity Access in Developing Countries"

Dr. Henry Louie, Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Seattle University

***4:30- 6:00 PM***

 

May 2:  "A Pipeline vs. People- One Homeowner's Tale"

Ned Heindel, Professor of Chemistry, Lehigh University

***4:00 PM - 5:00 PM***

 

FALL 2016

November 29: "Cyber Security in a Smart Grid & Power Delivery Network"

Location: STEPS 101
Time: 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Speaker: Ronald Katzman Jr.
Director, Strategy & Operations, at SME Solutions Group

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November 15: "Distributed Energy and Distributed IoT Computing"

Location: STEPS 101
Time: 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Speaker: John Matranga
Director, Director of Customer Innovation and Academia, OSIsoft LLC

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November 8: "Fossil Power Technology Research at Lehigh University"

Speaker: Dr. Carlos E. Romero, Director and Principal Research Scientist of the Energy Research Center

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October 12: Webinar, "Energy Systems Engineering MEng Webinar"

Host: Rudy Shankar, Director, Energy Systems Engineering Institute

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October 11: "Nuclear Power and Policy"

Speaker: Revis James, Vice President of Policy Planning and Development, Nuclear Energy Institute

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September 27, 2016: "The Energy Storage Challenge"

Speaker: Cheryl Cossel, Sales Engineer at Tangent Energy Solutions, Inc.

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September 13, 2016: "The BEST Time to be in Energy"

ESEI Seminar Series Kick-Off
Speaker: Rudy Shankar, Ph.D., MBA
Director, Energy Institute at Lehigh University

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