Energy Transitions: Systems Thinking, Innovation, and Collaboration

April 5, 2023
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Hybrid- In person at Illinois Tech Campus - Rettaliata Engineering Center, Room 104 and online
10 West 32nd Street, Chicago, IL, USA

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This hybrid program is part of the IIT Distinguished Lectureship Series. Presented by Chicago Council on Science and Technology, IIT Wanger Institute for Sustainable Energy Research (WISER), and Armour College of Engineering Departments of: 

  • Chemical and Biological Engineering; 
  • Civil and Architectural Engineering; 
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering;
  • Mechanical, Materials, and Aerospace Engineering

Dr. Paula Gant and Dr. Derek Wissmiller will discuss GTI Energy’s efforts in driving the development, deployment, and adoption of low-carbon, low-cost energy systems at scale. Dr. Gant and Dr. Wissmiller will discuss the value of systems thinking, innovation, and collaboration in solving significant problems across energy value chains. Their presentation will highlight the impact that can be realized when diverse groups of stakeholders convene and collaborate to de-risk the advancement of new technologies and experiment with new operating paradigms. From the laboratory bench to the real world, GTI Energy allows organizations to learn together to accelerate progress on economy-wide decarbonization.

Event Details

Wednesday, April 5th from 3:30-4:30 pm CT via Illinois Tech YouTube.

To access the live program, click here

You may also participate in the chat Q&A session at a link to be added here on 4.3.2023