C3E Poster Presentation

Maha Haji, a Doctoral Candidate studying Mechanical Engineering at MIT, presents her research to guests.

The entry period for the 2017 C3E Poster Session and Competition is now closed. We would like to thank all those who submitted their work.

Authors who abstracts have been accepted must submit a PDF of their poster along with a 1-minute video describing the poster and their research by August 21, 2017.

The portal for submission of posters and videos will open on July 21, 2017.

Judges from MIT, DOE, and Stanford will review the poster entrants and select the top 5 posters, whose presenters will each receive a financial award of $1,000.

Submission Criteria

To be considered for poster presentation, entrants must be able to attend the full symposium on November 15, 2017 at MIT in Cambridge, MA to present their work in person during all breaks and at the evening session. For the top 5 presenters who submit the most compelling posters and presentations, the C3E committee will award a stipend towards their travel and accommodation expenses for the symposium. Award of these funds will be announced when posters are selected.

The poster presenter must be a female undergraduate, graduate student, or postdoc currently undertaking the research project presented. The presentation topic must relate to clean energy and can be in any of the following areas:

  • Basic Energy Science
  • Built Environment and Infrastructure
  • Climate and Environment
  • Developing World
  • Energy Education
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Fossil Energy
  • Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage
  • Nuclear Energy
  • Policy and Economics
  • Power Distribution and Energy Storage
  • Renewable Energy
  • Transportation

The research should be well underway, with at least preliminary findings, and must be original work.

Timeline of Key Dates

  • Notification of abstract acceptance – July 10, 2017
  • Portal for submission of posters and videos opens – July 21, 2017
  • Poster and video submission deadline – August 21, 2017 at 3 pm EST
  • Notification of poster selection – September 30, 2017
  • C3E Symposium at MIT in Cambridge, MA – November 15-16, 2017

Questions may be directed to c3eawards@mit.edu.