Event highlight

Eight organisations join our Fall 2023 Energy and Climate Networking Event

Thank you to the Hertie School alumni and community members who introduced their organisations and spoke with our students about careers in the field.

On Thursday 16 November, the Centre for Sustainability, Hertie School Career Development office and the Hertie Energy and Environment Network hosted the bi-annual Energy and Climate Networking event with representatives from eight climate and energy organisations, including many Hertie School alumni. Students and alumni learned from guest speakers about their experiences in the field, gaining insights into how to prepare for careers in sustainability. Following a brief introduction round where presenters gave an overview of their organisations, students, alumni, and guests had the opportunity to network and hold informal conversations.

Thank you to all presenters who joined to share their personal experiences and/or introduce their employers to our students:

  • Benjamin La Trobe (MIA 2022) & Kirsten Stone (MPP 2023), Aurora Energy Research 
  • Clare Waldmann, Climate Analytics 
  • Ulf Narloch, CO2 IQ 
  • Friederike Altgelt & Kristina Fürst (MIA 2022), dena 
  • Nathan Appleman (MPP 2017), ENTSO-E 
  • Emma Krause (MPP 2019) & Agustin Roth (MPP 2020), Guidehouse 
  • Iris van der Lugt (MPP 2020), IRENA 
  • Constantin Meier (MPP 2023) & Donata Schilling (MPP 2019), PD – Berater der öffentlichen Hand GmbH 

If you and/or your organisation is interested in attending a future networking event, please reach out to Jenny Shirar, Centre for Sustainability Manager. If you would like to learn more about connecting with Hertie students regarding internships, Professional Year positions, and other career opportunities, please get in touch with our Career Development team.

We look forward to hosting the next edition of the Energy and Climate Networking event in Spring 2024.