MIT Museum Free Soapbox series on Energy this fall

Submitted by MIT Museum
2006-09-07 17:16:27

Soap Box @ the MIT Museum: Debating Cutting Edge Issues with World-Class Scientists and Engineers

6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Free
Location: MIT Museum, 265 Massachusetts Ave. Cambridge, MA
Informal/light food and drink served

This popular series with MIT professors is back!

Soap Box: Special Series on Energy
The MIT Museum is working with MIT's Energy Research Council to create programming that will help citizens make informed choices in the coming years as the nation takes the challenge to change the way we produce and use energy to meet all our needs.

Wednesday, October 18
The Challenge: Meeting Global Energy Demands Sustainably
Ernest Moniz - Cecil & Ida Green Professor of Physics and Co-Director of the Laboratory for Energy and the Environment
Kerry Emanuel - Professor of Meteorology

Wednesday, October 25
The Role of New Technologies in a Sustainable Energy Economy
Daniel Nocera - W.M. Keck Professor of Energy and Professor of Chemistry
Angela Belcher - Professor of Biological Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering

Wednesday, November 1
Growing Pains:Transitioning to a Sustainable Energy Economy
John Heywood - Sun Jae Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Director Sloan Automotive Laboratory
Stephen Ansolabehere, Professor of Political Science

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