Igniting Ideas: Networking and Perspectives for DOE Success

Apr 2, 2024

10:30 AM - 01:00 PM

University Capitol Centre,

200 South Capitol Street, Iowa City, IA 52240

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Join us for networking, a compelling panel discussion with Department of Energy (DOE) awardees, and lunch. Connect with your colleagues over coffee and lunch while our experienced panelists, who have successfully navigated the application processes, share their experiences and insights in obtaining DOE funding.

About the Department of Energy

The Department of Energy (DOE) is dedicated to ensuring America's security and prosperity by addressing its energy, environmental, and nuclear challenges through transformative science and technology solutions. Committed to scientific innovation, the DOE leads efforts in research, development, and deployment of cutting-edge technologies in areas such as nuclear energy, renewable resources, and environmental sustainability.

Event Information

The Research Development Office is hosting a panel session on Tuesday, April 2 from 10:30 a.m.–1 p.m. in the University Capitol Centre (UCC).

Join us for an overview of DOE programming, where successfully awarded panelists will delve into their experiences and share insights on navigating the application processes. Discover how to establish connections with your program officer, collaborate with National Labs, and gain best practices to refine your grant application strategy. The session will be followed by lunch, providing an excellent opportunity for networking, idea sharing, and building connections within the University of Iowa DOE community.

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  • 10:30–11 a.m.: Coffee + Networking
  • 11 a.m.–noon: Panel Session
  • Noon–1 p.m.: Lunch (optional)


  • Scott Daly (Associate Professor, Chemistry)
  • Fatima Toor (Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering)
  • Yannick Meurice (Professor, Physics and Astronomy)
  • Syed Mubeen (Associate Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering)


Register here by Monday, April 1. A calendar invitation will be provided upon registration.


Please email vpr-rdo@uiowa.edu with any questions. Sign up for the RDO Monthly Newsletter to stay up-to-date on this panel session here!

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Research Development Office

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