Energy Change Institute Open Day 2018

Energy Change Institute Open Day 2018

Date & time: 9am–1pm 19 June 2018, AEST (Australian Eastern Standard Time)
Location: Room STB S1 Science Teaching Building 136 Linnaeus Way, Australian National University Canberra, ACT 2601
Speakers: Ken Baldwin; Fiona Beck; Lachlan Blackhall; Kylie Catchpole; Andrew Dickson; Christian Downie; Anna Herring; Siva Karuturi; Erik Ness; Mahesh Venkataraman; Shannon Wang

The Energy Change Institute Open Day showcases the latest energy research from ANU and provides a platform for exchanging ideas for ANU researchers, industry, government agencies and other energy stakeholders.

This year's program includes the following presentations:

  • State of the Institute - Prof Ken Baldwin, Director, Energy Change Institute
  • Keynote presentation by Dr Lachlan Blackhall, newly appointed ANU Entrepreneurial Fellow and Head of the Battery Storage and Grid Integration Program
  • Special guest presentation by Erik Ness, US National Renewable Energy Laboratory - Supporting policy and implementation strategies for clean energy development in the Asia-Pacific region
  • Presentation from industry - The Asian Renewable Energy Hub: 9GW of wind, solar and storage to export to Jakarta & Singapore and to help power the Pilbara, Andrew Dickson, CWP Renewables
  • Research presentations -  Hydrogen technologies, Prof Kylie Catchpole, Research School of Engineering and Transformations in US energy markets, Dr Christian Downie, School of Regulation and Global Governance
  • New ECI members' research including Dr Anna Herring, Research School of Physics and Engineering; Dr Fiona Beck, Research School of Engineering; Dr Siva Karaturi, Research School of Engineering; Dr Shannon Wang, Research School of Engineering; and Mahesh Venkataraman, Research School of Engineering.

Lunch is included and will be followed by tours of the world-class ANU energy research facilities (1.30 - 3.30pm).

Please note that parking may be difficult - we strongly advise using public transport, taxi, cycling, walking or allowing plenty of time to find a park.


Sarah Wilson

Telephone: 02 6125 0946