November 1, 2013 (6:30-10:00 p.m.)
6:30-7:00 – Reception with light refreshments
7:00-9:00 – Introduction & screening of the documentary SWITCH
9:00-9:30 – Q&A with Dr. Tinker
9:30-10:00 – Informal meet and greet with Dr. Tinker
Location: COSI’s Extreme Screen Theater
Cost: Free (Reservations Required)
Join us for a screening of the energy documentary SWITCH. This film explores the future of energy and follows Dr. Scott Tinker on a global journey to explore the world’s leading energy sites and determine a path for future energy use. The film will be followed by a Q&A session with Dr. Tinker, the Director of the Bureau of Economic Geology (BEG) and the Director of the Advanced Energy Consortium. He is also the acting Associate Dean for Research and Professor, and he holds the Allday Endowed Chair in the Jackson School of Geosciences at The University of Texas at Austin.
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COSI, Columbus, Ohio's dynamic Center of Science and Industry, inspires the scientists, dreamers, and innovators of tomorrow. Opened in 1964 at Memorial Hall in downtown Columbus, COSI moved in 1999 to a new 320,000-square-foot home designed by internationally-renowned architect Arata Isozaki, creating one of the largest modern-built science centers in the United States. COSI continues to represent a significant investment in the economic development and community revitalization of downtown Columbus.