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Title: Sustainable Energy
Date: Dec 7-8, 2017
Venue: Chalmers Conference Centre,
In collaboration with Chalmers University of Technology, we organized a symposium on the topic of sustainable energy, with several high profile speakers, as listed below.
There were more than 140 high school students present, from Sweden and Denmark.
"Climate Change and innovative paths to a sustainable future"
Nobel laureate in Physics 1997, former United States Secretary of Energy. Stanford University, United States
"Electric vehicles in a sustainable energy system"
The Baroness Brown of Cambridge DBE
"How can molecules function as semiconductors?"
University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
"Fuels and Food from Sunlight, Air and Water"
Harvard University, United States
"Quantum Dot Light Emitters: from displays to enabling a new generation of energy conversion systems"
University of California, Berkeley, United States
"Singlet Fission for Solar Cells"
University of Colorado Boulder, United States and Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic
"How do we transition an entire country’s energy system to renewables?"
University of Copenhagen, Denmark
"Fueling Human Progress with Sunlight"
California Institute of Technology, United States
"Thin film solar cells – achievements and challenges"
University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
"Materials science for electrochemical storage: Achievements and new directions."
Collège de France