Winners will get a chance to present their ideas to stakeholders and investors.
WHAT: The Global Laboratory for Energy Asset Management and Manufacturing (GLEAMM) Challenge is an energy technology competition where innovative Texas Tech University students, faculty and staff will showcase their world-changing ideas.
WHEN: 1 p.m. Thursday (Sept. 22)
WHERE: Innovation Hub at Research Park, 3911 4th St.
DETAILS: The competition has two tracks, Spark Fund and Poster Showcase. Each track gives competitors a chance to win funding and networking opportunities. The winners of each track will attend a VIP dinner and receive a trip to the Texas Renewable Energy Industries Alliance GridNEXT Conference Nov. 9-11 to present their ideas to stakeholders, corporations and investors from across the country.
Technologies must fit within the following GLEAMM focus areas:
- Cyber security
- Weather and energy forecasting
- Micro grid
- Phasor measurement units
- Battery storage
- Silicon carbide development
- Distributed generation
- 1:30 p.m.: Spark Fund presentations
- 3 p.m.: Keynote address by Charles J. Hanley, manager of Sandia National Laboratories' Photovoltaics and Distributed Systems Integration Department
- 4 p.m.: Poster Showcase presentations
- 5:15 p.m.: Networking reception; winners will be announced
The Global Laboratory for Energy Asset Management and Manufacturing (GLEAMM) is a collaboration of university innovators, industry leaders and for-profit testing, certification and manufacturing facilities focused on protecting, enhancing and managing energy transmission and distribution on the electric grid.
CONTACT: Charlie Porter, business manager, GLEAMM and Strategic Partnerships, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-1358 or email@example.com