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17 May 2022 at 6 pm ONLINE

Top Experiences - Jennifer Holmgren, "Becoming CarbonSmart"

On Zoom platform

The fifth appointment of TOP EXPERIENCES will host Jennifer Holmgren, CEO of LanzaTech: "Becoming CarbonSmart"

Dr. Jennifer Holmgren is CEO of LanzaTech. Under Jennifer’s guidance, LanzaTech is developing a variety of platform chemicals and fuels, including the world’s first alternative jet fuel derived from industrial waste gases. She is also a Director and the Chair of the LanzaJet Board of Directors. Prior to LanzaTech, Jennifer was VP and General Manager of the Renewable Energy and Chemicals business unit at UOP LLC, a Honeywell Company. While there, she was a key driver of their leadership in low carbon aviation biofuels.

Jennifer has authored or co-authored 50 U.S. patents and more than 30 scientific publications and is a member of the National Academy of Engineering. She is on the Governing Council for the Bio Energy Research Institute in India. The institute has been set up by the DBT (Department of Biotechnology, Indian Government) and IOC (Indian Oil Corporation). She also sits on the Advisory Council for the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment at Princeton University, the Halliburton Labs Advisory Board, the Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS International Advisory Council, and the Founder Advisory for The Engine, a venture capital fund built by MIT that invests in early-stage science and engineering companies. Jennifer holds a B.Sc. degree from Harvey Mudd College, a Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

Chairs David Chiaramonti, Vice Rector for International Affairs​ at the Politecnico di Torino

The event will be live streamed on Zoom platform at this link


TOP EXPERIENCES - Globe-trotters share their ways to success is a series of encounters, between October 2021 and May 2022, with guests who have built their successful experiences by living within different cultural, work and social scenarios all over the world.
The initiative is part of the traditional series TOP EXPERIENCES, which started back in 2013, where personalities who have distinguished themselves in companies, organizations, institutions meet and share with our community, particularly our students, their professional and personal experience.