Events

Contact Susan Fancy to add an upcoming energy-related event to this list. 

Thursday, September 08, 2016
10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Please join Michigan EIBC as we host a Michigan Energy Forum networking meeting and tour at Rockford Construction on Thursday, September 8, 2016 from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm. 

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 to Thursday, September 15, 2016
8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

VISIT US AT OUR BOOTH!!

The Battery Show Exhibition & Conference is a showcase of advanced battery technology for electric & hybrid vehicles, utility & renewable energy support, portable electronics, medical technology, military and telecommunications.

Monday, September 26, 2016 to Wednesday, September 28, 2016
(All day)

Climate change is a potential threat to the welfare of mankind and its mitigation is becoming urgent. Nuclear energy, which provides one-fifth of U.S. electricity generation, is currently the leading utility-scale, carbon-free baseload power source in America.  But it is expensive, controversial, and regulated in a way that poses challenges to technological innovation. So how does nuclear power fit into U.S. climate change mitigation goals going forward?   

Thursday, September 29, 2016
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Each year the Center for Sustainable Systems based at the School of Natural Resources and Environment, invites an internationally recognized expert to deliver the Peter M. Wege Lecture on Sustainability at the University of Michigan. This annual Lecture Series focuses on critical issues of sustainability and honors Peter M. Wege for his many outstanding contributions to the University of Michigan’s Center for Sustainable Systems and to the environmental field.

Monday, October 03, 2016
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Reclaiming the Atmospheric Commons:  A New Strategy for Climate Policy Success?

Leigh Raymond, Professor of Political Science and Director of the Center for the Environment at Purdue University

11:30am-1:00pm (Pizza lunch provided at 11:30am, lecture begins at 11:40am)

Free and open to the public.

Sponsored by:

Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy (CLOSUP)

Wednesday, October 05, 2016 to Friday, October 07, 2016
(All day)

About the Forum

The 2016 Great Lakes Adaptation Forum will bring together hundreds of practitioners and researchers from across the Great Lakes region of Canada and the United States for 3 days of sharing climate adaptation and resilience solutions and products in an engaged learning program.

Exciting, high energy sessions include:

Wednesday, October 05, 2016 to Friday, October 07, 2016
8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Great Lakes Adaptation Forum, "A Network of Networks"
October 5-7, 2016 Ann Arbor, MI
Friday, October 28, 2016
(All day)

Held in the heart of the nation's automotive industry, leading researchers and members of the automotive, energy, and regulatory communities debate key transportation fuel-economy and emissions issues in the current economic and policy landscape.

Wednesday, November 02, 2016
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Location details: Annenberg Classroom, Joan & Sanford Weill Hall

Sponsors: UM Energy Institute, UM Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy (CLOSUP)

Co-sponsors: UM Graham Institute, UM Program in the Environment

Overview

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 to Friday, May 19, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

The "Sustainability and Social Science Research Symposium" will be held at the University of Michigan, Institute of Social Research.