Session - Energy

The Diamond Jubilee Faculty Alumni Network (FAN) Symposium (US)

Date: Saturday, 13th October 2018



10:45 – 10:48Welcome address  
10:48 – 10:58IntroductionIntroduction of Conveners / Panelists / Participants 
10:58 - 11:08PresentationDepartment of Energy Science and Engineering at IITB - Introduction to the Department of Energy Science and Engineering (current faculty (R&D), students in various academic programs, student strength etc.) 
11:08 – 11:11Introduction to Panel Discussion  
11:11 - 12:36Discussion and Q & A session6 Topics - 15 mins each - India’s Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs). How realistic are the goals? The status of energy storage and options in the context of INDC Need for strengthening the R&D in conventional energy research, particularly coal, gas and oil in India, and perhaps, Hydroenergy Directions and challenges in materials research for energy conversion (for e.g. solar) and storage. Need for creating our own country energy balance, and energy security and beyond for India 
12:36 - 12:41Concluding Remarks  
12:41 - 12:46Vote of Thanks