Energy 2.0 on Oct 17 at Austin Forum
UPDATE: The Oct 17 edition of the Austin Forum will be held at Galvanize
Renewable energy, distributed power storage, and electric and self-driving cars and big trucks will fundamentally change how we consume and use energy as a resource. But what is the hype vs. reality of these new opportunities for industry and society while also protecting our planet? How does this affect you individually and our city in the short and the long term?
Gain valuable insights to these questions at the “Evolution of Energy: Enabling a Clean, Sustainable Future” edition of the Austin Forum on Thursday, October 17 at Galvanize (119 Nueces St). Doors open at 5:15 pm and the presentation begins an hour later.
Speakers for this edition of the Austin Forum include Karl Popham of Austin Energy (and the author of the book “Smart Cities: Applications, Technologies, Standards & Driving Factors”) and Dan Bradley, who is a senior leader at Navigant Consulting focused on strategy and transformation within the energy sector.
One lucky attendee to this October 17 event will will a free free free badge for SXSW 2020 next spring. March Magic panels and presentations that focus on the future of energy (and the many consequences therein) will be revealed within the huge Tuesday, October 22 announcement.
Hugh Forrest serves as Chief Programming Officer at SXSW, the world’s most unique gathering of creative professionals. He also tries to write at least four paragraphs per day on Medium. These posts often cover tech-related trends; other times they focus on books, pop culture, sports and other current events.