EnergySymp2The Philomathia Foundation Symposium at Berkeley: Pathways to a Sustainable Energy Future

October 1–2, 2010
9 a.m.–5 p.m. both days (Doors open at 8:30 a.m.)

Berkeley Repertory Theatre

The symposium is free and open to the public. Registration is required.


registration for this event is no longer available. A Webcast of the symposium will be available here soon.


Registration for General Public

This symposium is free and open to faculty, researchers, industry professionals, foundations, and others invested in a sustainable energy future. Registration is required. Student registration for the symposium is handled separately via a ticket lottery. See below for details.


registration for students

Student tickets are free and will be distributed by lottery. Only one ticket will be issued per student.

To enter the lottery, you must register here
between 8 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 1 and 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 15.

Registrant names will be sorted and authenticated via CalNet. Selections will be made at random from all valid entries. Those selected will be notified by e-mail on Wednesday, Sept. 22.

Tickets must be picked up at University Relations, 2080 Addison St. 4th floor, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Sept. 27 or 28. You must present your Cal student ID and confirmation e-mail when you pick up your ticket. Please note that your ticket will be forfeited if you do not pick it up by 5 p.m. on Sept. 28.

Name changes are not permitted. Tickets are non-transferable, and seating assignments are random. Tickets should be treated like cash; they cannot be replaced if lost, stolen, damaged, or otherwise rendered unreadable. Reselling tickets is strictly prohibited.

Please request ADA accommodations when you register.

We expect high demand for this event. Please be patient with the web site, and do not use your browser's back button during the registration process.

You must present your Cal student ID at the door of the event on both days.

All patrons will be subject to search and magnetic screening prior to entry. No bags, backpacks, signs, banners, cameras, recording devices, food, or beverages will be permitted inside Berkeley Repertory Theatre. The organizers reserve the right to prohibit any item not explicitly mentioned in this list.