Date & Time
Oct
23
Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018 - 8:30 am to Friday, Oct 26, 2018 - 1:00 pm
Location
Chapel Hill, NC
Workshops

Want to present your research at the PGS International Workshop for Global Sustainability, October 23-26, 2018 in Chapel Hill, NC? ABSTRACT DEADLINE 8/30. Don't miss your opportunity to connect with environmental & sustainability professionals and hear the latest in sustainability news, trends, and technology innovations! ...

Date & Time
Oct
24
Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Location
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall
Energy Research Seminar


Speaker(s): 
Daniel Bienstock (Columbia University)

Deep Learning has received significant attention due to its impressive performance in many state-of-the-art learning tasks. Unfortunately, while very powerful, Deep Learning is not well understood theoretically and in particular only recently results for the complexity of training deep neural networks have been...

Date & Time
Oct
25
Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Location
Gross Hall 100A
Power Lunch, Students Only

Duke alum Katharine Kollins, president of the Southeastern Wind Coalition, will present a brief talk on current issues and career paths in the wind industry, followed by discussion. A great way to prep for our Power Trip to the Amazon Wind Farm on Saturday, Oct. 27...

Date & Time
Oct
25
Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 - 11:30 am to Friday, Oct 26, 2018 - 1:00 pm
Location
Room No 023, Bostock Library
Workshops

The Pratt MEMP Energy Club will be hosting a workshop on ArcGIS, in two sessions, with the 1st session on October 26th and 2nd session on November 2nd. The first that was originally planned for Oct 12th has been postponed to Oct 26th. The workshop is designed to give students an overview of the ArcGIS software and no prior experience in ArcGIS is needed....

Date & Time
Oct
25
Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Location
Wegner Art Gallery (2nd floor, Grainger Hall)
Information Session

This information session will highlight two summer programs offered by the Sanford School of Public Policy: the Duke Global Policy Program in Geneva's Environment, Energy, and the Economy track and the...