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Events

Upcoming Events- Smart Grid Seminar Series

Spring Semester 2016

2/8/16 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: How a prudent behavior can accelerate disease transmission

Speaker: Sam Scarpino, University of Vermont, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Time: 1:10-2:00 | Location: Kalkin 002

 

2/22/16 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Behavioral economics and driving behavior change

Speaker: Diann Gaalema, University of Vermont, Department of Psychology

Time: 1:10-2:00 | Location: IGERT Conference Room

 

3/14/16 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Modeling and pricing fundamentals of electricity markets

Speaker: Anthony Giacomoni, ISO New England

Time: 1:10-2:00 | Location: IGERT Conference Room

 

4/11/16 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Proposal Writing

Speaker: Jeralyn Haraldsen, University of Vermont, Office of the Vice President of Research

Time: 1:10-2:00 | Location: IGERT Conference Room

 

4/17/16 – IGERT Spring Party

Time: 4:00-7:00

 

4/21/16 – PES/IEEE Meeting hosted by IGERT

Time: 5:00-6:00 | Location: Billings North Lounge

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4/28/16 – UVM Student Research Conference

Time: 5:00-6:00 | Location: Davis Center, 4th Floor

 

Past Events – Fall Semester 2015

 

9/14/15 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Summer Internship talks

Speaker: IGERT Students Dan Fredman & Tom McAndrew

Time: 1:10-2:00 | Location: IGERT Conference Room

 

9/18/15 – IGERT Trip to Rutland

  • Tour VELCO Control Room
  • Visit the GMP Stafford Hill Solar Field
  • Tour  the GMP eHouse

 

9/21/15 –  Seminar

Topic: German Energy Transition

Speaker: Miranda Schreurs, Professor, Free University of Berlin

Time: 4:00-5:30pm | Location: Lafayette 108

 

9/28/15 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Summer Internship talks

Speaker: IGERT Students Katie Aho & Cathleen Balantic

Time: 1:10-2:00 | Location: IGERT Conference Room

 

10/19/15 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Technology Commercialization

Speaker: Erik Monsen, Associate Professor, University of Vermont

Time: 1:10-2:00 | Location: IGERT Conference Room

 

10/21/15 – Seminar

Topic: The Role of Intelligent Transportation Systems in Sustainable Transportation: Issues and Research Opportunities

Speaker: Matthew Barth, Professor, UC Riverside

Time: 4:00-5:30 | Location: Livak Ballroom, Davis Center

 

10/26/15 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Renewable Energy Industry Startups

Speaker: David Blittersdorf, CEO, AllEarth Renewables

Time: 1:10-2:00 | Location: IGERT Conference Room

 

11/6/15 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Evaluating the Role of Coal Power Plants in the Power System Under Different Regulatory Constraints

Speaker: Paulina Jaramillo, Assistant Professor, Carnegie Melon University

Time: 2:20-3:10 | Location: Billings Marsh Lounge

 

11/16/15 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Intellectual Property

Speaker: Kerry Swift, Technology Licensing Officer, University of Vermont

Time: 1:10-2:00 | Location: IGERT Conference Room

 

11/30/15 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Entrepreneurship and Engineering

Speaker: Kyle Clark, Co-Founder, Designbook

Time: 1:10-2:00 | Location: IGERT Conference Room

 

12/10/15 – IGERT Holiday Luncheon

Time: 1:10-2:00 | Location: IGERT Conference Room

 

Past Events – Spring Semester 2015

 

2/11/15 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Making Electric Futures: Decision Making in Regional Transmission Organizations

Speaker: Elizabeth Wilson, University of Minnesota, Humphrey School of Public Affairs

Time: 4-5:30 | Location: Old Mill 325 (John Dewey Lounge)

 

2/25/15 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: What does an ‘Energy Transition’ look like?

Speaker: Daniel Kammen, UC Berkeley- Energy and Resources Group

Time: 4-5:30 | Location: Davis Center 417 (Frank Livak Room)

 

3/18/15 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Solar Energy in Buildings, Renewable Energy Optimization

Speaker: Andy Walker, National Renewable Energy Lab

Time: 4-5:30 | Location: Billings Library (North Lounge)

 

3/25/15 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Optimization and Control Theory for Smart (power) Grids

Speaker: Misha Chertkov, Los Alamos National Lab

Time: 4-5:30 | Location: Davis Center 417 (Frank Livak Room)

 

4/15/15 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Energy Policy, Efficiency/ Conservation, Behavioral Economics

Speaker: Shazeen Attari, Indiana University, School of Public & Environmental Affairs

Time: 4-5:30 | Location: Old Mill 325 (John Dewey Lounge)

 

4/22/15 – IGERT Seminar

Topic: Energy and Sustainability, Advanced Battery Technology

Speaker: George Crabtree, Argonne National Labs

Time: 4-5:30 | Location: Davis Center 417 (Frank Livak Room)

 

To Be Scheduled:

Movie- Take Back Your Power

 

 

Past Events- Fall Semester 2014

9/17/14 – IGERT Seminar

Discussion of public speaking project & videos

Time: 12:50-1:40 | Location: IGERT Conference room (120 Delehanty Hall)

 

9/24/14 – IGERT Seminar

Jen Atkinson (MMU Public Speaking teacher) presentation

Time: 12:50-1:40 | Location: IGERT Conference room (120 Delehanty Hall)

 

 

10/1/14 – IGERT Seminar

Jennie Stephens presentation

Time: 12:50-1:40 | Location: IGERT Conference room (120 Delehanty Hall)

 

10/6-10/14 – IGERT Public Speaking Project

IGERT students field trip to Mount Mansfield High School to meet with high school students in Jericho, VT.

Time: 8:30-9:15 | Location: Mount Mansfield High School, Jericho, VT 05465

 

10/22/14 – IGERT Seminar

IGERT students practice presentation for high school students

Time: 12:50-1:40 | Location: IGERT Conference room (120 Delehanty Hall)

 

11/3-7/14 – IGERT Public Speaking Project

Time: 12:50-1:40 | Location: IGERT Conference room (120 Delehanty Hall)

 

9/24/14 – IGERT Seminar

IGERT Students field trip to give presentation to high school students about the IGERT program at Mount Mansfield Union High School.

Time: 8:30-9:15 | Location: Mount Mansfield Union High School, Jericho, VT 05465

 

12/4/14 – IGERT Holiday Luncheon

IGERT students Holiday Luncheon before winter break.  To conclude with presentations from new students (Katherine Aho, Natalie Babij, Cathleen Balantic, and Kelsey Linnell).

Time: 12:00-2:30 | Location: IGERT Conference room (120 Delehanty Hall)

 

 

 

Past Events – Summer Semester 2014

8/23/14 – IGERT to Wind Farm and Lost Nations Brewery

Trip to Kingdom Community Wind farm in Lowell, VT and to Lost Nation Brewery in Morristown, VT.

 

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Past Events – Spring Semester 2014

 

4/2/14 – IGERT / Complex Systems Seminar

Wide-Area Measurement, Monitoring, and Control of Future Power Grid

Presentation by Dr. Joe Chow (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)

Event Poster

Time: 12:50 – 1:40 | Location: Kalkin 110

 

 

1/27/14 – IGERT Seminar

The On-going Smart Grid Work at Vermont Law School & Info. Session on Vermont Law School summer session courses

Presentation by Kevin Jones (Vermont Law School)

Time: 3:00 – 4:00 | Location: IGERT Conference room (120 Delehanty Hall)