DOE National Labs: Super Computing Against COVID
The Department of Energy is using America’s fastest super computer to launch private partnerships to accelerate experiments on new therapies and vaccines against COVID-19. Can household names in IT competition embrace shared platforms to aid scientific breakthroughs? Can lesson on human genomics change how doctors treat COVID patients? DOE Undersecretary for Science Paul Dabbar and Oak Ridge National Lab Director Thomas Zacharia share innovations that can help us get closer to the pandemic’s end.
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Taking practical action on carbon emissions: A conversation with Pratima Rangarajan, CEO of OGCI Climate Investments
(June 16, 2020) Dr. Pratima Rangarajan, Chief Executive of OGCI Climate Investments, discusses carbon pricing and COVID-19 recovery plans, and announces a new investment program for long-lasting impacts on climate change.
Play video Harnessing the Power of Data Science to Change the Future of Energy
Harnessing the Power of Data Science to Change the Future of Energy
(August 13, 2020) Bill Vass, AWS Vice President of Engineering, examines the cloud, AI, machine learning and other data science technologies that are transforming the energy industry.
Play video More Energy, Lower Emissions - Decarbonization at Scale
More Energy, Lower Emissions - Decarbonization at Scale
(May 13, 2020) Professor Arun Majumdar, Director of the Precourt Institute for Energy at Stanford University, shares his views on meeting the dual challenge of global energy demand growth and reducing CO2 emissions.
Play video Why now is the time for the world to come together and solve the multiple crises facing humanity
Why now is the time for the world to come together and solve the multiple crises facing humanity
(July 21, 2020) Sunita Narain, Director General of the Centre for Science and Environment, connects the crises of climate change, COVID-19 & global poverty & examines a new economic agenda that emphasizes the environment & the well-being of society.
Play video Digital Twins: Shifting from hype to reality
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(August 17, 2020) John Hague, EVP of Operations, Aspen Technology, explains the rapid growth in demand of digital twin technologies, how companies apply it in their operations today & the next frontiers of digital twin innovation.
Play video Voices of Innovation: Susan Hockfield & the technology story of the 21st century
Voices of Innovation: Susan Hockfield & the technology story of the 21st century
(July 7, 2020) Susan Hockfield, President Emerita of MIT, explores how the convergence of biology and engineering will be the defining technology story of the 21st Century,