Annual Symposium

Eighth Annual Energy Symposium - May 7, 2013

The annual energy symposia by the Rutgers Energy Institute provide faculty, students, staff, government officials, and community members with the opportunity to learn about the new methods, processes, and initiatives being developed by energy thinkers at Rutgers, in New Jersey, and across the country. The symposium will also include awards to the winners of this year's student Energy Innovation contest, sponsored by the Rutgers Energy Institute, to develop the best plans to reduce student energy consumption and promote eco-friendly practices throughout the Rutgers, New Brunswick Campus.

  • Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2013
  • Time: 8:45 am (registration and refreshments) - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Fiber Optics Auditorium , Busch Campus, Rutgers University
Steven Chu


  • Steven Chu (former Secretary U.S. Department of Energy)
  • Al Darzins (Research & Development Director, Gas Technology Institute)
  • Steve Corneli (Senior Vice President, Sustainability, Policy and Strategy, NRG Energy, Inc.)
  • Thomas Dietz (Professor of Sociology and Environmental Science and Policy, Assistant Vice President for Environmental Research, Michigan State University)
  • Cynthia Warner (Chairman and CEO, Sapphire Energy Inc.)


pdf Click here for the Agenda

Click here to view Video of all presentations


Special note on parking: Visitors may park in Lots 51, 59, 60a, 60b, 67, and 68 without permits and does not include free metered parking. Faculty, Staff, and Students must park only in lots they are authorized to park in.



If you have additional questions, please contact:
Beatrice Birrer
Tel: 848-932-3436

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