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April 7, 2014
Breakout Session: Looking Forward: The Solar Market in 2040

Join us to envision what solar technologies will compose the marketplace in 25 years. Will silicon PV still dominate, or will other technologies become more prominent? How much differentiation by sector segment will we see? Panelists will discuss their vision for the future of solar technology, as well as how this vision should affect research and development investments made today.


Atiye Bayman
Chief Technology Officer, Miasole

April 4, 2014
Keynote Address

Wednesday keynote address by Dan Arvizu, Director, National Renewable Energy Laboratory.

April 3, 2014
CX-012007: Categorical Exclusion Determination

The Future of China's Solar Industry and Its Implications for Energy Strategy Globally and in the United States
CX(s) Applied: A9
Date: 04/03/2014
Location(s): California
Offices(s): Golden Field Office

March 28, 2014
Technology Forum

The 2014 SunShot Grand Challenge Summit and Peer Review will host a Technology Forum showcasing innovative and cutting-edge technologies that are helping to drive down the cost of solar energy. The Forum will feature a wide range of solar industry exhibitors showcasing software and hardware products and solutions, as well as nearly 300 SunShot awardees displaying their work and answering questions about their projects.

Technology Forum Hours

May 19 from 4:00-7:00pm
May 20 from 4:00-7:00pm
May 21 from 4:00-7:00pm

March 28, 2014
SunShot Portfolio Technology Area Overviews

These sessions will offer a high level overview of the SunShot's Initiative's project portfolio, including each individual subprogram area.

March 28, 2014
Panel Discussion: The SunShot Initiative: The Future is Bright

The future of solar energy can be bright. Solar energy is growing quickly; in certain parts of the U.S., solar is on the precipice of becoming a mainstream generation source . As solar power’s costs fall, and as solar begins to reach grid parity in a few states, the industry is shifting its focus to opening new markets and to further cutting costs. But there are significant challenges to scaling up solar, and major disagreements have broken out as solar power expands. What are the challenges and disagreements? How are they playing out? How might they be resolved?

March 26, 2014
Keynote Address

Wednesday's keynote address by Dr. David Danielson, Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy.

March 26, 2014
Keynote Address: Future Vision

Tuesday's keynote address by Raffi Garabedian, Chief Technology Officer, First Solar.

March 26, 2014
Keynote Address

Wednesday keynote address by Minh Le, Director, SunShot Initiative, U.S. Department of Energy.

March 25, 2014
Tuesday Opening Address

Featuring Minh Le, Director of the SunShot Initiative, and Ramamoorthy Ramesh, Deputy Director for Science and Technology at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.