PG&E Internship & Career Information Session

Date: January 17, 2020
Time: 9am to 10am
Location: 1605 Tilia Street, Room 1103, UC Davis
Description: Join us for an information session with 3 employees at PG&E. Learn about their career paths, what it is like to work at PG&E, and how to find out about internships and careers. In addition, they will be sharing some of their current work on an EV selection site project.
Speakers: Michelle van Tijen (Supervisor, Residential Energy Efficiency Programs); Will Quinn (Manager, Clean Energy Transportation Customer Acquisition and Experience); Anna Smidebush (Senior Program Manager, Non-Residential Industrial, Agriculture, Water Programs)

Solar Thermal Symposium

Date: November 15, 2019
Location: University of California, Davis
Description: UC Davis and UC Merced hosted a 1-day symposium on to identify solar thermal driven solutions for medium and high temperature applications. The event brought together representatives from R&D agencies, research institutions, and industry. Read a Summary of the Symposium and Key TakeAways

Food, Agriculture, and Energy Employer Showcase

Date: September 24, 2019
Time: 11am to 2pm
Location: UC Davis Gallagher Hall
Description: UC Davis graduate students can network with employers from the food, agriculture, and energy industries. The Showcase will consist of an employer meet and greet and opportunities to engage with companies.

4th Annual Water Data Summit

Date: August 22-23, 2019
Location: University of California, Davis
Description: The 4th annual Water Data Summit will feature leaders from California’s most innovative public agencies, companies and academic institutions who are using data to better manage water resources throughout the state. We’re excited to have Wade Crowfoot, California Secretary of Natural Resources provide a keynote address highlighting the importance of using data to address California’s water challenges.

Fasttrack to Energy Careers for Veterans Bootcamp

Date: August 19-20, 2019
Location: University of California, Davis
Description: The UC Davis Energy and Efficiency Institute, in conjunction with PG&E, hosted a 2-day Training Course for students interested in pursuing careers in the energy field. Participants learned about building energy use and efficiency, got hands on experience, and learned how to conduct a basic energy audit. Students attended from universities and colleges in the area.
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UC Davis Industrial Energy Efficiency Symposium

Date: July 31, 2019
Location: University of California, Davis
Event Type: Invitation Only
Description: UC Davis hosted a 1-day symposium on Industrial Energy Efficiency, which convened over 60 people, including participants from UC Davis and University of Houston, representatives from regulatory agencies, utilities, the environmental community, and relevant industry sectors.
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UC Davis Energy Affiliates Forum 2019

Date: April 16, 2019
Location: University of California, Davis
Event Type: Invitation Only
Description: The UC Davis Energy and Efficiency Institute and its affiliated research centers will host their second joint Affiliates Forum. This meeting provides a unique opportunity to engage with the latest R&D and program initiatives at UC Davis and to network and explore innovative energy solutions across sectors. Attendees include current and potential affiliates, as well as current and potential collaborators at UC Davis and state and non-profit agencies.
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Solar Pancake Brunch

Date: April 13, 2019
Location: University of California, Davis
Event Type: Open
Description: Celebrate the 105th Picnic Day with the UC Davis Energy and Transportation family! Institute of Transportation Founding Director Dan Sperling, and Energy and Efficiency Institute Faculty Director Mark Modera will be serving all-you-can-eat-pancakes to our wonderful community of alumni, donors, and friends in UC Davis’ West Village. This gathering will be a chance to celebrate the year’s achievements and get to know the programs’ inspirational students, faculty, and alumni.

ICEPAG 2019 Microgrid Global Summit

Date: March 26, 27, 28, 2019
Location: University of California, Irvine
Event Type: Public
Description: Held at the University of California, Irvine, ICEPAG 2019 supports the annual presentation of the Microgrid Global Summit, an update on the technologies, applications, and roles of microgrids in the smart grid of the future. The 3-day Colloquium is a valued balance of academia, industry, national laboratories, and government agencies actively engaged in the evolution of distributed energy resources, controls, energy management, and systems analyses associated with this new paradigm.
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Meeting of the Minds Annual Summit 2018

Date: November 27-29, 2018
Location: Sacramento, CA
Description: The 12th Meeting of the Minds Annual Summit convenes in Sacramento, California with the purpose of spotlighting tools and best practices working for Smart City leaders across the globe. 400+ leaders gather each year to build partnerships across sectors and from city-to-city. The event focuses on emerging and tested urban sustainability solutions which are scalable, replicable, and transferable for cities and regions. Discussions are rooted in a deep understanding of technology and equity as key drivers for Smart Cities.
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