Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments towards organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results
— Andrew Carnegie

Welcome to Princeton University Energy Association’s second annual student-run energy conference. Our Fall Conference 2019, Alternative Agents for an Energy Future, brings together industry professionals, researchers, academics, investors, analysts, students, and other community members that are spirited about the future of the energy industry and new technologies. The path in which our energy markets and technologies take are not solely governed by singular actors, but rather are directed and guided by industry, academics, investors, consultants, and many others. To learn more, visit the event’s Facebook event page.

Keynote Speakers

David Crane ‘81
former NRG, CEO

Matt Rogers ‘85
McKinsey & Company, Senior Partner


Steven Cowley *85
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Director



Tom Leyden ‘77
EDF Renewable Energy, Senior Director

Nancy Lin ‘77
Lin & Smith Consulting, LLC, CEO


Zach Goldstein ‘05
Goldman Sachs, Renewable Power Group Associate



Yueh-Lin (Lynn) Loo *01
Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, Director

Lauren Edelman ‘14
Facebook, Energy Program Manager

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 4th, 2019

Times are subject to change

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Maeder Hall is located on the corner of Olden Street and Prospect Ave, on the south side of the Engineering Quadrangle.

Maeder Hall
86 Olden St,
Princeton, NJ 08540

Parking will be in Lot 21, located by the athletic fields near Jadwin Gym and can be accessed via Faculty Rd or Fitzrandolph Rd. For more information, visit Transportation & Parking Services.


Partnering with us for our Fall Conference will not only support our student-drive initiative with funding and guidance, but also open access to recruitment, branding, promotion, and corporate responsibility opportunities that match your organizational objectives. If you would like to work us as a partner or to seek additional information, please contact our Vice President, Rawlison Zhang via email (