NYIT Energy Conference -
Preparing for Climate Change
Thursday, June 13, 2013
The annual NYIT Energy Conference took place on June 13, 2013. Science, disaster, and energy experts agreed that extreme weather will continue to disrupt lives around the world, with severe social, political, and economic implications.
Media Coverage of the 2013 Energy Conference
NYIT Energy Conference: Climate Change, Extreme Weather, and Energy Implications
CBS New York and 1010 WINS- "Experts Warn Extreme Weather is Growing More Intense, More Frequent," Mona Rivera reports from NYIT's Energy Conference
Conference co-organizer and NYIT Associate Professor Sarah Meyland was interviewed in a segment on The Richard French Show (interview starts at 2:40)
FIOS1- "Climate Discussion in Time for Changing Season," report by Jodi Goldberg
FIOS1- "As Rainfall Begins, Climate Change Forum Conducted," report by Jodi Goldberg
William Acker, Ph.D., Executive Director, New York Battery and Energy Storage Technology Consortium (NY-BEST)
David Droz, Assistant Vice President, Business Development, Urban Green Energy
Susanna Hoffman, Ph.D., Disaster Anthropoligist, Author, and Director, Hoffman Consulting
Rosy Lum, Chief Analyst, Transmission Hub, a PennWell Publication
Doug Melzer, Chief Executive, City of Long Beach Medical Center
Cynthia Rosenzweig, Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist, NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Science
Mark Schwarz, Building Plans Examiner, Dept. of Buildings, Town of Hempstead
Louis Uccellini, Ph.D., Director, National Weather Service
Rahul Walawalkar, Ph.D., Vice President, Emerging Technologies and Markets, Customized Energy Solutions
Rae Zimmerman, Ph.D., Director, Institute for Civil Infrastructure, NYU
Continuing Education Credit
Attendees are eligible for five hours of Continuing Education Credits applicable to re-registration as a professional engineer or registered architect.
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This conference is the seventh in a series of continually expanding and successful events. Information is available for the 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, and 2006 NYIT Energy Conferences.