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Please join us for the Fall Dean's Society Event

150 Forward: Innovation with Impact

Tsu-Jae King LiuAs we celebrate the University’s 150th year, Berkeley Engineering is focused on the future. Join us to meet our new Dean Tsu-Jae King Liu and engage with our faculty and students, whose transformative work will shape our world for generations to come.

Fall Dean’s Society Event
Wednesday, October 3
Menlo Circus Club
190 Park Lane, Atherton, CA
5:30 – 9:00 p.m.

On October 3rd, following the buffet dinner, guests will have the opportunity to attend their choice of breakout sessions, engaging in small group conversation with leading faculty and researchers.

Breakout Session Topics and Participants

Advancing Materials & the Future of Energy

Creating new materials for energy generation and storage

Gerbrand CederGerbrand Ceder
Chancellor’s Professor, Materials Science & Engineering
Kristin PerssonKristin Persson
Associate Professor, Materials Science & Engineering

Biomedical Systems

Perfecting tools for inroads to better health and deeper understanding of biology

Jennifer ListgartenJennifer Listgarten
Professor, Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences
Aaron StreetsAaron Streets
Assistant Professor, Bioengineering

Environment & Climate Systems

Addressing the “new normal,” from wildfires to coastal challenges

Fotoni Katopodes ChowFotini Katopodes Chow
Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering
Mark StaceyMark Stacey
Henry and Joyce Miedema Professor and Department Chair, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Sports Tech

Devising new technology in the classroom for a competitive edge in sports

Ken SingerKen Singer
Managing Director, Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology
Stephen TorresStephen Torres
Lecturer & Industry Fellow, Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology
Danielle VivoDanielle Vivo
Project Manager, Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology


Questions? Contact Berkeley Engineering College Relations at (510) 642-2487 or email

We thank Mr. and Mrs. William S. Floyd Jr. (IE ’56), our Menlo Circus Club hosts