2014 Energy Summit: A Global Energy Outlook
On October 29, the 2014 Energy Summit brought international stakeholders, national experts and local leaders to UW-Madison for mutually beneficial discussions around pressing technical and policy-related energy issues facing the world. With a focus on addressing energy challenges and demands associated with urbanization and the growing population, the program will unite prominent industry leaders, researchers, policymakers and students.
Sustainable Energy Seminar Series: Exploring Solutions Small and Large
4-5 p.m., Mondays from September 8 to December 8, Wisconsin Energy Institute Room 1115
The Wisconsin Energy Institute is helping facilitate a series of seminars focused on University of Wisconsin–Madison expertise in sustainable energy. The series will allow students and the public to explore sustainable energy solutions from the small to large, learn about the challenges facing sustainable energy and interact with experts from across campus.
Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge
Eight student teams competed at the Nelson Institute Earth Day Conference. $13,000 in prize money was awarded. Find out how mealworms can fight hunger around the world and why ridesharing is getting a mobile makeover. The Wisconsin Energy Institute is proud to support the Wisconsin Energy & Sustainability Challenge, a student competition aimed at advancing scientific discovery forward. This challenge combines the Global Stewards Sustainability Prize with the Dvorak Energy Innovation Prize.
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 9:00am
Alliant Energy Center
1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713
The 11th annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest is accepting entries online for the 2014 competition until 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31, 2014.
Friday, May 1, 2015 - 8:15am
TBD, Green Bay, WI
The Wisconsin Society of Professional Engineers (WSPE) has decided to bring back a prestigious statewide competition, WSPE’s Governors New Product Awards (GNPA). For over three decades the WSPE’s GNPA competition has recognized Wisconsin’s leading manufacturers who have contributed to the State’s economic growth through the development, manufacturing and marketing of new and innovative products. WSPE has the support of the Governor’s office and will be working with WEDC (Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation) to spread the news about the GNPA competition.