The Columbia Energy Symposium is the largest student-run energy event in New York City, bringing together more than 300 energy professionals, students, faculty, leaders, and executives representing industry, government, and society, to explore and advance our insights into today’s challenging energy questions. Key topics for discussion will include how new technologies, business models, and innovative financing strategies are disrupting the traditional energy system from the entrance of battery storage, to the rise of LNG trading, to the evolving utility business models.
Featured Expert: David Ehrenberg has been a long-time friend, partner and mentor for Columbia University Entrepreneurship. He started Early Growth Financial Services to provide a service that didn't exist when he was working at early stage companies – high-quality accounting and strategic financial consulting services on demand.
Overview: Join David for a 90-minute presentation, which will lay out:
This annual gathering of the global cleantech innovation community offers a comprehensive, three-day program along with exclusive opportunities to network, learn, and get deals done.
This seminar is designed to assist entrepreneurs in leveraging best practices to build a company from the ground up.
This event is the third in a series of four workshops that provide professional guidance, mentoring and assistance to the next generation of business leaders and employers on Long Island.
This event is also a great networking opportunity within the business community.
Join Columbia Business School Executive Education & Columbia Entrepreneurship for an evening with Steve Blank in conversation with Professor Rita D. McGrath, Columbia Business School and Brian Murray, President and CEO, HarperCollins Publishers The Next Wave of Corporate Entrepreneurship What Comes After Innovation Theater?
Save the date for a discussion on the COGfx Study! Stay tuned for more details. Presented by the Urban Green Council and the New York Academy of Sciences.? - See more at: http://urbangreencouncil.org/content/events/green-buildings-and-health-lab-real-world#sthash.phmsiBy...
Join Urban Green Council and the New York Academy of Sciences for a special NYC briefing and reception as scientists from Harvard University and SUNY Upstate New York Medical Center discuss Study 2 of the groundbreaking COGfx research: Buildingomics. This exciting research builds on separate research released last year that found a 101% improvement in cognitive test scores for people that worked in optimized indoor environmental quality conditions often found in green buildings.
The Platts Global Energy Outlook Forum is a high-level leadership event which annually draws nearly 200 senior executives. With an agenda that demands a lively debate, you'll get a balance of C-Suite strategy and real-world tactics.
The 11th annual New England Venture Summit, presented by youngStartup Ventures, is the premier industry gathering connecting venture capitalists, corporate VCs, angel investors, technology transfer professionals, senior executives of early stage and emerging growth companies, university researchers, incubators and premier service providers.
Whether you are an investor seeking access to new early stage deals, or a CEO or Founder of a new venture looking for funding, visibility and growth, New England Venture Summit is one event you won’t want to miss.
Learn how a pre-war, 130,000-square-foot classroom building at Cornell University was retrofitted to achieve LEED Platinum performance. The historic masonry building was fully renovated into a new, modern home for the University’s undergraduate business program. Cornell’s challenge to the design team was to comprehensively upgrade the steam-heated, non-air conditioned building to current standards of comfort and accommodation without increasing net energy use.
Now in its second year, the U.S. Energy Storage Summit will bring together utilities, financiers, regulators, technology innovators, and storage practitioners for two full days of data-intensive presentations, analyst-led panel sessions with industry leaders, and extensive, high-level networking.
The solar industry doubled its workforce from 2010 to 2015 to now well over 200,000 people. Meanwhile, an aging workforce in utilities is posing a sincere challenge for the industry both in its existing capabilities but also as it attempts to innovate. According to a recent NYSERDA report, approximately 20 percent of the building operations and maintenance workforce is slated to retire over the next five years. And in NYC alone, nearly 300,000 jobs exist in the emerging tech ecosystem that is reinventing traditional industries here.
As Vice President of Global Sales and Service at ViZn Energy Systems, Inc., Del Allison is responsible for the global sales, customer satisfaction and service organizations.. This includes feasibility and financial modeling for advanced utility grids, micro-grids and commercial and industrial applications integrating renewable resources and large scale standalone storage. He has managed the growth of fledgling companies from building first sales teams, distribution channels and strategic partners to public offering or acquisition Additionally Mr. Allison has managed over $2B global budget in large public corporations.