2011 Kentucky Statewide Energy Workshop


We invite you to gather in beautiful downtown Louisville with top researchers from Kentucky universities and industries to discuss the latest developments and challenges in renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies. Discover current research across the state and discuss a focused technological road map for commercialization of various renewable energy innovations in Kentucky. Excellent networking opportunity!

Call for papers & student posters
Submit 250-word abstracts to Rodica McCoy.
Papers are invited on recent fundamental discoveries that can significantly further the science and technology of renewable energy and energy efficiency research. Papers are also invited that address the goal of implementing such technologies within Kentucky. Students are encouraged to participate in this workshop and the scientifically judged poster competition.

Workshop Themes
This workshop highlights five themes: Energy storage; Biomass/biofuels; Advanced energy materials; Efficiency and conservation; and Solar. Papers on other aspects, such as policy and other renewable sources, are welcome. Each theme will be organized by leading academic researchers and industry partners. Time will be dedicated for open forums/panels involving speakers and special invitees.

Workshop Agenda
Sunday, March 13
6-8 pm - Welcoming/Registration
Monday, March 14
7-8 am - Registration
8 am-5:30 pm - Presentations: Sessions 1-3
9 am-6 pm - Poster Session
6:30-9:30 pm - Banquet and Poster Awards
Tuesday, March 15
8 am-12 pm - Presentations: Sessions 4&5
12 pm - Adjourn workshop

For more information and to submit papers, contact Rodica McCoy at (502) 852-6348.
Contact Information
Primary Contact
Rodica McCoy
(502) 852-6348
Date & Location
Date: 3/13/2011 to 3/30/2011
Location: Kentucky International Convention Center
221 South 4th Street
Louisville, Kentucky