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Joint MS Capstone Symposium
March 12, 2020
E-IPER Joint MS Student Capstone Project Presentations
Session 1: Reducing Climate Impacts in Food Systems - 1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.
Can IP Law Improve Food Resilience? A Survey of Proposed Agriculture IP Reforms Through the Lens of Genetic Diversity
Allan Van Vliet, Joint MS-JD
Investing in Sustainable Food Supply Chains
Madhu Yalamarthi, Joint MS-MBA
What Does an Alt-Cow Eat, Anyway? Animal Product Alternatives and Legume Value Chains
Dan Freeman, Joint MS-MBA
Session 2: Natural Resource Management - 2:00 p.m. - 2:40 p.m.
Toward Resilient Municipal Water Supply: Evaluating the Appetite for Water Recycling in Denver
Michael Golz, Joint MS-JD
Redrawing the Legal Landscape for Geologic Carbon Sequestration in California
Thomas Miller, Joint MS-JD
Unlocking Public-Private Investment in Mangroves for Coastal Resilience and Carbon Sequestration
Julia Osterman, Joint MS-MBA
Session 3: Sustainable Energy Transitions - 2:50 p.m. - 3:35 p.m.
A Path to 24/7 Clean Energy for Data Centers: Analyzing the Feasibility, Economics and Impact of Using Energy Storage
Alexandra Boboc, Joint MS-MBA, Eyal Donath Zafir, Joint MS-MBA, and Max Sapozhnikov, Joint MS-MBA
Restoring South Africa's Mining Sector with Battery Storage
Graham Wookey, Joint MS-MBA
Sources and Uses: Trends in Clean Energy Finance in California and the Northeast
Adrien Duroc-Danner, Joint MS-JD
Session 4: Sustainable Transportation - 3:45 p.m. - 4:25 p.m.
Accelerating Transportation Electrification: Watt Can be Learned by Analyzing Existing Electric Vehicle Fleets?
Mike Caron, Joint MS-MBA
The Future of Transportation: Putting Cities in the Driver's Seat
Jennifer Goldman, Joint MS-MBA
The Role of AI/ML in Reducing Emissions from Transportation
Hiro Tien, Joint MS-MBA
We look forward to seeing you!