ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit – Students Apply to Attend Free

May 10, 2021


The ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit will be held May 24-27, 2021. It is an annual conference and technology showcase that brings together experts from different technical disciplines and professional communities to think about America's energy challenges in new and innovative ways. Now in its 11th year, the summit offers a four-day program aimed at moving transformational energy technologies out of the lab and into the market.

The ARPA-E summit agenda features over 100 speakers and keynote addresses and more than 300 transformational technologies, and it will attract more than 1,700 attendees from 47 states and 16 countries.

The student program is an opportunity for student energy leaders to engage with companies looking for new talent, as well as learn about new energy initiatives. The graduate-level students selected to participate in the student program receive complimentary registration to attend the summit, participate in student-focused panel sessions and network with corporate recruiters. Students should apply to participate by May 17.

The Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy invests in transformational ideas to make America's energy future more reliable, secure and affordable. ARPA-E programs address critical challenges in energy generation, use and storage. For more information on ARPA-E and its innovative project portfolio, please visit