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  • Presentation: Overcoming Technical and Non-Technical Barriers On the Road to Commercialization
    [October 14, 2014]

    Thursday October 30th, 2014 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Howe Hall – Room 0020 Iowa State University One of the Energy Department’s key objectives in bioenergy is to foster development of a robust, commercially-competitive biorefinery industry and help reduce the risk associated with designing, constructing and operating first-of-a-kind biorefinery demonstrations. This assistance is critical to enable [...]  Read More

  • Presentation: Big Data – A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work and Think
    [October 10, 2014]

    Tuesday, November 11th 2014 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Great Hall, Memorial Union, Iowa State University  Presented by Iowa State University Lecture Program Viktor Mayer-Schönberger, a visionary thinker and entrepreneur, is coauthor of Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work and Think. Best known for his ground-breaking research into the role of information [...]  Read More

  • Workshop: Combined Heat and Power Operators
    [October 8, 2014]

    November 6, 2014 10:00 a.m. –  3:00 p.m. University of Iowa Oakdale Campus, Coralville, Ia. The Iowa Economic Development Authority is sponsoring a workshop on Combined Heat and Power (CHP) systems for facility managers to discuss the operation and maintenance of these unique systems with consultants, service providers, other operators, and technical assistance providers.  The program [...]  Read More

  • Workshop: Energy Supply with Negative Carbon Emissions
    [October 7, 2014]

      The event was organized by Iowa State University’s Initiative for a Carbon Negative Economy and the Bioeconomy Institute. Agenda To view this events agenda with links to taped speaker presentations, click here. To view videos themselves, click here. Sponsored by Iowa State University’s Bioeconomy Institute  Read More

  • Poster Session: U of I Student Energy Expo – Meeting the Renewable Energy Challenge
    [September 25, 2014]

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Main Lounge, Iowa Memorial Union (IMU) The University of Iowa As part of the “Meeting the Renewable Energy Challenge” symposium, we present an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to showcase their research related to renewable energy, climate change, or environmental policy or planning.  Any student from any [...]  Read More