Penn State Energy and Environment Calendar

A collection of upcoming energy and environment events from around Penn State and beyond.

 12:00 - 1:00pm  W-201 Millennium Science Complex  Full details
The Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics presents Jason Rasgon, Penn State Professor of Entomology & Disease Epidemiology.

 10:00am - 5:30pm  Full details
What could we eat after a major global catastrophe? Join a Symposium on Emergency Food Resilience at Penn State. The symposium will explore strategies for post-catastrophic food resilience, highlighting contributions from thought leaders in food resilience, and initial results from a Penn State project on this topic funded by Open Philanthropy. All are welcome to virtually attend the symposium and contribute ideas. Registration is free. PDF agenda below.  

 All day  Full details
The WEFE Nexus Science Advances Conference has scheduled for September 27 -29, 2021. The conference will be digital and theme focuses on 'From Science to Practice: The Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystems Nexus in the Mediterranean'. This conference is organized by the Joint Research Centre and the Directorate General Research and Innovation of the European Commission, the UFM-Union for the Mediterranean, the PRIMA Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area, and the Cyprus Institute. The deadline for registration is 30th June 2021.

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The online conference "Cracking the Nut 2021: Building Resilient Food, Water, and Energy Systems" is announced for November 15-18, 2021 and will focus on how public and private sector initiatives can create resilient systems that support rural and agricultural development. For this, three topics will be discussed; (a) applying technology and digital solutions, (b) leveraging private sector and multi-stakeholder investments and (c) ensuring inclusion of vulnerable populations.