Program Speakers







MATT DRISCOLL, New York State Commissioner, Department of Transportation

ERFAN IBRAHIM, Ph.D, Center Director, Cyber-Physical Systems Security & Resilience R&D NREL

AARON MAIR, Sierra Club, National President
HERMAN WIEGMAN, Ph.D, Principal Engineer,  General Electric Global Research Center

DENNIS ELSENBECK, Regional Director Energy Solutions, National Grid Western Division

MIKE LANGFORD, National President, Utilities Workers of America
KIT KENNEDY, Director Energy & Transportation Program, NRDC 
(Panel Discussion Moderator)

RHEA JEZER, Ph.D Symposium Director, President Energy 21 LTD

Breakfast & Lunch included.
Optional Tours following Symposium:
*Fenner Wind Farm & Educational Center;
*ESF Woodchips to Ethanol Process Networking & optional
*NYS Weatherization Training;
*National Grid Training Facility;
*Budweiser Plant Sustainability
**NEW S.U. School of Engineering Grid Workshop  

Welcome to The Twelfth Annual Symposium on Energy in the 21st Century.

The Symposium has been noted as one of the most important energy conferences in the Northeast, with 400 attendees each year.

Held in East Syracuse, NY, the Symposium provides a gathering venue for diverse community members to join together in a non-partisan, multidisciplinary learning experience and conversation on sustainability and renewable energy. The attendees range from students to prominent industry professionals, and all are interested in the future of renewable energy.

In order to keep the registration fee low we need our valued patrons and sponsors to help produce this important event. Please join our sponsors & patrons.