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2016 Surge Summit
September 27, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm| $70
Humanizing the energy future
The Illinois Science and Energy Innovation Foundation (ISEIF), the nation’s only non-utility community of practice on smart grid education, is looking beyond the technological infrastructure that enables the next generation of energy services. The Surge Summit will explore the human elements of the evolving electrical system, connecting participants with the latest innovations in the field through a variety of interactive sessions.
Key themes include:
- Energy Literacy: Empowering the next generation by innovating STEM education.
- Human-Centered Technology: Designing outreach programs to accelerate tech adoption.
- Data Translation: Leveraging data for more effective engagement.
- Inclusive Outreach: Building meaningful connections with low-income consumers.
These sessions will feature experts from diverse sectors, including community organizations, technology developers, and research institutions.
In addition, attendees are invited to participate in a variety of activities in the afternoon and evening of Monday, September 26. Details can be found through registration.