Chen-Huang Sustainability Series Lectures
The Chen-Huang Sustainability Series brings leading thinkers and researchers in energy science, technology, policy, economics, and media to campus to share their views with the Caltech community and the public.
This series is made possible by the generous support of Dr. Marina Chen (MS '80 CS; PhD '83 CS) and Chi-Fu Huang.
Past Chen-Huang Lectures
Terry Tamminen | The California Experience Goes Global
Terry Tamminen, CEO of the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, and former CalEPA Secretary, examines California sustainability policies that succeeded in the state and became models around the globe for advancing environmental protection and "green" economic development. He also presents a roadmap for policies and projects that could simultaneously save endangered species (and their habitats), address climate change, and create the biggest wealth-generating opportunity of the 21st Century. (April 22, 2019)
Hal Harvey | Real-World Strategies to Win Climate Change
Hal Harvey, CEO of the energy and environmental policy firm Energy Innovation, presents the strategy—which countries, which policies—required to deliver a low-carbon future. He also highlights characteristics of successful energy policy design and answers audience questions. (Feb. 13, 2018)
A Disucussion with Steve Koonin
Dr. Steve Koonin, Director of the Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP) engages in conversation with Caltech's own Professor Nate Lewis. Discussion is followed by Q&A from the audience. (March 14, 2013)