U.S. Department of Energy Collegiate Wind Competition 2016

DOE Collegiate Wind Competition

Come participate in several U.S. Department of Energy Collegiate Wind Competition opportunities during AWEA WINDPOWER 2016. Meet students as they visit your booths to learn more about your work and industry players; check out the students’ wind turbine prototypes during a special industry hour; and vote on your favorite design with our text-to-vote People’s Choice competition.

Learn more about the teams competing at the Collegiate Wind Competition website.

Schedule of Events:

Collegiate Wind Competition Wind Turbine Performance Testing:
Tuesday, May 24, 9:00 a.m. – 4:35 p.m. at the Collegiate Wind Competition and KidWind Education Pavilion in Hall E

     9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.: California State University, Chico
     9:35 a.m. – 10:05 a.m.: Pennsylvania State University
     10:10 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.: Kansas State University
     10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.: University of Maryland
     11:20 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.: University of Massachusetts Lowell
     12:35 p.m. – 1:05 p.m.: University of Alaska Fairbanks
     1:10 p.m. – 1:40 p.m.: Northern Arizona University
     1:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.: Universidad del Turabo (Puerto Rico)
     2:20 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.: California Maritime Academy
     2:55 p.m. – 3:25 p.m.: Boise State University
     3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: University of Massachusetts Amherst
     4:05 p.m. – 4:35 p.m.: University of Wisconsin—Madison

Collegiate Wind Competition Public Pitches:
Wednesday, May 25, 9:20 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 2:35 p.m. at the Tech Station in Hall F

     9:20 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.:  Introductions
     9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.: University of Alaska Fairbanks
     9:50 a.m. – 10:05 a.m.: California State University, Chico
     10:10 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.: Pennsylvania State University
     10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.: University of Maryland
     11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.: Universidad del Turabo (Puerto Rico)
     11:20 a.m. – 11:35 a.m.: University of Wisconsin—Madison
     11:40 a.m. – 11:55 a.m.: University of Massachusetts Amherst
     1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.: Kansas State University
     1:20 p.m. – 1:35 p.m.: Boise State University
     1:40 p.m. – 1:55 p.m.: Northern Arizona University
     2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.: University of Massachusetts Lowell
     2:20 p.m. – 2:35 p.m.: California Maritime Academy

Collegiate Wind Competition Industry Hour:
Wednesday, May 25, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Collegiate Wind Competition and KidWind Education Pavilion in Hall E

Collegiate Wind Competition Award Ceremony:
Wednesday, May 25, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at the Collegiate Wind Competition and KidWind Education Pavilion in Hall E

Collegiate Wind Competition

Do you want to support tomorrow's leaders?

Please join Blattner Energy (Next Generation of Wind sponsor)
GE Renewable Energy (KidWind sponsor) and Siemens (Emerging Leader Program sponsor) by supporting these Generation Wind initiatives. With a contribution of $5000 or $3500, you can help create a great experience for the next generation of wind leaders.  

Please contact Brent Nussbaum at bnussbaum@awea.org or (202) 383-2542 to register your support and learn more.