Alaska National Lab Day

Event Type: Lectures/Panels/Discussions

When: 30 May 2018 to 31 May 2018

Where: Fairbanks, Alaska

More information: 
https://aknatlabday.org

Summary

Organizers at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) invite registration for Alaska National Lab Day.

During this event, research scientists and lab directors from the 17 U.S. Department of Energy national laboratories will co-lead conversations about cutting-edge research important to Alaska and the world. Discussions will focus on the following themes:

  • Addressing the energy field of the future
  • Defense energy systems in the North
  • Natural hazards and aerospace/defense
  • Empowering Alaska's entrepreneurs
  • Navigating the changing Arctic
  • Developing local and global energy solutions

Participants that arrive early may participant in events occurring on Tuesday, 29 May, including touring UAF’s Arctic research facilities, an evening of TED-style talks, and learning how Alaska is leading the way in microgrid technology that can provide global energy solutions.