2017 Energy Conference Design

2017: Energy & Ecology: Protecting Fragile Resources

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8:30 – 9 a.m.


9 – 9:05 a.m.

Robert N. Amundsen, Ph.D., CEM, DGCP, LEED AP BD+C, Associate Professor and Director of the M.S. in Energy Management Program, NYIT School of Engineering and Computing Sciences

9:05 – 9:45 a.m.

Implementing Renewables and Energy Efficiency
Christopher A. Cavanagh, PE, Principal Program Manager, New Energy Solutions, National Grid

9:45 – 10:25 a.m.

Energy-Water Nexus on Long Island
Sarah Meyland, J.D., Associate Professor, Environmental Technology, NYIT School of Engineering and Computing Sciences

10:25 – 10:40 a.m.


10:40 – 11:20 a.m.

Renewable Energy Installations on Remediated Sites,
Amanda Ludlow, Principal Scientist, Roux Associates

11:20 a.m. – noon

Perspectives on the Siting of Solar Farms
Edward Romaine, Brookhaven Town Supervisor

noon – 1:20 p.m.


1:20 – 1:40 p.m.

Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center (ETIC)
Nada Marie Anid, Ph.D., Dean, NYIT School of Engineering and Computing Sciences

1:40 – 2:20 p.m.

Smart Campus FACENS
Regiane Relva Romano, Ph.D., Coordenadora Geral, Faculdade de Engenharia de Sorocaba (FACENS), Brazil

2:20 – 3 p.m.

Heat Vulnerability of Urban Populations
Peter J. Marcotullio, Ph.D., Director, CUNY Institute for Sustainable Cities (CISC)

Conference Sponsors

National Grid: Here With You. Here For You.
PSEG Long Island: We make things work for you.
SunPower by EmPower Solar
New York Community Bank. Member FEDIC.
Energy Haus