2011 International Energy Workshop

The 30th Anniversary Meeting of the International Energy Workshop (IEW) was held on July 6th – 8th, 2011 at Stanford University, site of the original organizing meeting in 1981.

The 2011 IEW Meeting was focused on:
•    Climate change – mitigation and adaptation
•    Economics of low-carbon technologies
•    Energy and transport sector modelling
•    Energy and economic growth in Asia

The local host istitutions were the Energy Modeling Forum (EMF) and EPRI.
Located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley, Stanford University is recognized as one of the world’s leading research and teaching institutions. It is home to the Energy Modeling Forum (EMF) established in 1976 to provide a structural framework within which energy experts, analysts, and policy makers can work to improve the understanding of critical energy issues.

The Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center on the Stanford University campus has been the site of the three day International Energy Workshop, consisting of a combination of general and concurrent sessions as well as ample opportunity for informal discussions.

Further information about the workshop is available at http://emf.stanford.edu/docs/265.

Immediately following the 2011 IEW Meeting the regular semi-annual ETSAP workshop and executive committee meeting were held on Saturday, July 9th and the TIMES-VEDA training course was held from Monday to Wednesday, July 11-13. More details are at www.etsap.org.