TechConnect World 2020
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Energy & Sustainability Microscope

Join industry partners and applied research leadership accelerating the development and deployment of new energy solutions into products and society.


2021 Preliminary Program Speakers and Chairs Include:

Imre GyuImre Gyuk
U.S. Department of Energy

Sean IrelandSean Ireland
Fiberlean Technologies, US


Helen LentzakisHelen Lentzakis
Kruger Biomaterials Inc., US



Maksim ShivokhinMaksim Shivokhin
ExxonMobil, US


John P. KopaszJohn P. Kopasz
Argonne National Laboratory, US



Bill GoldnerBill Goldner
USDA Office of the Chief Scientist, US

Martin PoitzschMartin Poitzsch
Aramco Research Center, US


Valerio de AngelisValerio de Angelis
Urban Electric Power, US


C. Rebecca LockerC. Rebecca Locker
Modern Meadow, US



Pankaj GuptaPankaj Gupta
The Dow Chemical Company, US



World L-S NiehWorld L-S Nieh
U.S. Forest Service



Wei XieWei Xie
Form Energy Inc., US


YuanQiao RaoYuanQiao Rao
The Dow Chemical Company, US



Joe PrattJoe Pratt
Golden Gate Zero Emission Marine, US



Robert RyanRobert Ryan
Twining, Inc., US



Geoffrey M. GeiseGeoffrey M. Geise
University of Virginia, US



Jan KosnyJan Kosny
UMass Lowell, US



Jim JohnstonJim Johnston
Victoria University of Wellington, NZ



Orlando RojasOrlando Rojas
University of British Columbia, Canada



Patrick BrantPatrick Brant
Consultant, US



Vasilios I. ManousiouthakisVasilios I. Manousiouthakis
UCLA, US



Ron MunsonRon Munson
Cogentiv Solutions LLC, US



Tiezheng TongTiezheng Tong
Colorado State University, US



Ted WileyTed Wiley
Form Energy, US




2500
S&T Speakers

250
Exhibitors

1000
Prospectors

2000
Innovators

2500
1-on-1 Meetings


2020 Key Speakers & Chairs (pre-COVID)

  • Carlos Bosques, Evolved by Nature, US
  • Patrick Brant, Consultant, US
  • Vincent Bulone, University of Adelaide, Australia
  • Elizabeth Burton, Berkeley Energy and Climate Institute (BECI), US
  • Hongda Chen, U.S. Department of Agriculture, US
  • Katrina Cornish, Ohio State University, US
  • Randy D.  Cortright, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), US
  • Christine E. Duval, Case Western Reserve University
  • Genet Garamendi, Checkerspot, Inc.
  • Geoffrey M. Geise, University of Virginia, US
  • Hossein Ghezel-ayagh, FuelCell Energy, Inc.
  • Yury Gogotsi, Drexel University, US
  • Bill Goldner, USDA Office of the Chief Scientist, US
  • Pankaj Gupta, The Dow Chemical Company, US
  • Imre Gyuk, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Christopher Harrison, Schlumberger, US
  • Sean Ireland, Fiberlean Technologies, US
  • Jim Johnston, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ
  • Steven Jons, Dupont, US
  • John P. Kopasz, Argonne National Laboratory, US
  • Jan Kosny, Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems CSE, US
  • Amishi Kumar, Program Manager, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Sanat K. Kumar, Columbia University, US
  • Thomas Alan Kwan, Unilever, US
  • Helen Lentzakis, Kruger Biomaterials Inc., US
  • C. Rebecca Locker, ExxonMobil, US
  • Vasilios I. Manousiouthakis, UCLA, US
  • Colleen McMahan, USDA Agricultural Research Service, US
  • Kelsey McNeely, ExxonMobil, US
  • Ron Munson, Cogentiv Solutions LLC, US
  • Deborah J. Myers, Argonne National Laboratory, US
  • World L-S Nieh, U.S. Forest Service
  • Q. Jason Niu, Shenzhen University, China
  • Martin Poitzsch, Aramco Research Center, US
  • Joe Pratt, Golden Gate Zero Emission Marine, US
  • YuanQiao Rao, The Dow Chemical Company, US
  • Orlando Rojas, University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Robert Ryan,  Twining, Inc., US
  • Maksim Shivokhin, ExxonMobil, US
  • Christopher M. Stafford, NIST, US
  • Tiezheng Tong, Colorado State University, US
  • Scott Twary, Los Alamos National Laboratory, US
  • Siqun Wang, University of Tennessee, US
  • Wei Xie, Form Energy Inc., US
2020 Sponsors & Partners
 

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