Decarbonizing Our Society: Innovative Solutions

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A dynamic event on innovative decarbonization solutions!

Join us at "Decarbonizing our Society: Innovative Solutions," organized by IEEE Student Branch Leuven Women in Engineering and PES Chapter. This event marks the launch of our IEEE SB Leuven Women in Engineering activities, emphasizing gender diversity in sustainability. Explore innovative solutions across sectors like carbon neutrality, green energy, sustainable transportation, and building innovations. Be part of discussions and network with industry experts. Let's pave the way to a greener future together!

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  • Date: 18 Oct 2023
  • Time: 06:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • All times are (UTC+02:00) Brussels
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  • ESAT, Kasteelpark Arenberg 10
  • Leuven, Unknown
  • Belgium 3001
  • Building: ESAT
  • Room Number: Aula R 00.54
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  • Starts 22 September 2023 09:00 AM
  • Ends 18 October 2023 11:00 PM
  • All times are (UTC+02:00) Brussels
  • No Admission Charge
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18:00 - 18:30  Reception

18:30 - 18:40  Introduction by IEEE Student Branch Leuven & Women in Engineering Group

18:40 - 19:00  Greening Our Footprints: Charting the Path to Carbon Neutrality. By Kenneth Van den Bergh, Carbon+Alt+Delete.

19:00 - 19:20  Harvesting the Power of the Sea: Offshore Wind's Epic Journey Towards a Green Energy Revolution. By Li Yang, Elia.

19:20 - 20:20  Dinner in ESAT’s cafeteria (pizzas).

20:20 - 20:40  Electrifying the Road Ahead: Accelerating Sustainable Transportation with Electric Mobility. TBA.

20:40 - 21:00  Sustainable Building Innovations: Paving the Way to a Carbon-Neutral Future. By Wim Boydens, Boydens Engineering.

21:00 - 21:45  Panel session moderated by Prof. Lieve Helsen.

21:45 - 22:00  Wrap up & conclusion.