Career Expo Agenda:

  • 9:30-10:00     Check in/Registration
  • 10:00-10:05       Opening Remarks: Dr. Masood Parvania, Director, Utah Smart Energy Laboratory, University of Utah
  • 10:05-10:10       Opening Remarks: Dr. Florian Solzbacher, Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Utah
  • 10:10-10:30       Welcome Speech: Dr. Richard Brown, Dean of College of Engineering, University of Utah
  • 10:30-11:00        Keynote Speaker: Dr. Michele Anderson, Office of Naval Research
  • 11:00-12:00        Panel on Workforce Development for Resilience and Cyber Security in Critical Infrastructure
    • Kevin Brooks, Utah Governor’s Office of Energy Development (Moderator)
    • Richard Walje, CEO, RAW-Energy
    • Michelle Thiel Bingham, Director of University Partnerships, Idaho National Laboratory
    • Captain Todd Vandegrift, Department of Naval Science, University of Utah
    • Willie Walker, Hill Air Force Base
    • Kody Powell, Chemical Engineering, University of Utah
    • Nathan Johnson, The Polytechnic School, Arizona State University
  • 12:00-2:00           Networking Lunch and Round Table Discussions with Employers (RSVP required)
  • 2:00-4:30              Employer Tabling and Student Engagemen


Employers attending 2020 Utah Power and Energy Career Expo: