ISES 2011

The UBC Commerce Undergraduate Society is proud to announce its support of the International Student Energy Summit 2011! ISES is a global forum that will draw 400 students from around the world to discuss the future energy on UBC campus from June 9-11, 2011. This year’s program will feature Dr. Rajendra Pachauri, Chair of the IPCC & Nobel Peace Prize Winner as well as a host of CEOs, leading academic intellectuals and government leaders (click here for a full description of the program). ISES 2011 is proudly hosted by the UBC Sustainability Initiative and is also supported by FortisBCBC Hydro, the British Columbia Institution of Technology and the Province of BC.

The CUS is dedicated to enhancing the value students receive from their BCom experience and will be supporting 35 students to attend the event. This event is a truly once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for students to expand their network internationally, engage with professionals from the energy industry and participate in a dialogue with like-minded students from 30 countries around the world. To apply, please email a resume and cover letter (explaining why you are eligible to receive a bursary) to Carolyn Khoo (CUS External Conferences Coordinator) at by Friday May 20th. Applicants will be required to attend a group interview on Sunday May 22nd.