Global Cooling Prize Awareness Event – Chennai

The Global Cooling Prize Awareness Event is being organized to engage with and inform potential Prize participants and other relevant stakeholders, such as state government and real estate developers in the region, about the Prize participation, technical criteria of the Prize and evaluation process of the Prize.

At the Hotel Ramada Plaza, Guindy

December 13

10:30 am - 10:55 am
Registration & Tea/Coffee
11:00 am - 11:05 am
Welcome Address by Dr. Satish Kumar
11:05 am - 11:15 am
11:15 am - 11:30 am
Introduction to the Global Cooling Prize by Dr. Satish Kumar
11:30 am - 12:20 pm
Panel Discussion: Need to Provide Thermal Comfort for All Using Affordable and Super-Efficient RACs

- Dr. S. Srinivasa Murthy (GCP Technical Review Committee Member)
- Dr. Sukumar Devotta (GCP Technical Review Committee Member)
- Dr. Saravanan, ISHRAE
- Mr. Arup Majumdar

Moderator: Sneha Sachar
12:20 pm - 12:50 pm
Global Cooling Prize Criteria by Ankit Kalanki (Rocky Mountain Institute) and Yash Shukla (CEPT University)
12:50 pm - 1:50 pm
1:50 pm - 2:00 pm
Video on Intellectual Property
2:00 pm - 2:05 pm
Vote of Thank by Sudha Setty
2:05 pm - 3:15 pm
Meet the experts:
- As-needed, one-on-one consultations with GCP experts; 15-minutes sessions each; details at Registration
Dr. Satish Kumar Alliance for and Energy Efficient Economy (aeee)
Dr. S. Srinivasa Murthy Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru
Dr. Sukumar Devotta National Environmental Engineering Research Institute
Dr. Saravanan ISHRAE
Mr. Arup Majumdar
Sneha Sachar Alliance for an Energy Efficient Economy (aeee)
Ankit Kalanki Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI)
Yash Shukla CEPT Unitersity
Sudha Setty Alliance for an Energy Efficient Economy (aeee)