Become an Affiliate

Affiliates have ample opportunities to engage with our faculty, researchers, and fellow industry experts.

Affiliate Engagement

The UC Davis Industrial Decarbonization Solutions Hub (IDSH) invites visionary stakeholders and industry leaders to collaborate in our mission to accelerate the development and implementation of decarbonization solutions for the industrial sector.

IDSH aims to empower influential industry stakeholders by providing validated decarbonization solutions, supporting project implementation, and informing policymakers and NGOs. Through enhancing energy efficiency, electrification, access to low carbon fuels, and improving manufacturing processes, industries can reduce energy costs, cut carbon emissions, and enhance production sustainability.

IDSH affiliates have ample opportunities to engage with our faculty, researchers, and fellow industry experts. Our affiliates play a vital role in advancing these objectives by actively engaging in our research endeavors, from conceptualization to practical application. Members derive direct benefits from the innovative solutions developed. Your active participation in our research program provides insights into industry challenges and priorities, effectively informing our research agenda.


Affiliate Benefits

Steering Committee
The IDSH Steering Committee convenes regularly to guide the strategic direction of our efforts. Members gather to discuss recent achievements, suggest new priorities, and engage in focused, solution-driven dialogue to accelerate industrial decarbonization.

Priority Access to Events
As an IDSH Affiliate, you gain access to our network of industry thought leaders. Our workshops and symposia provide valuable opportunities for collaboration and knowledge sharing. Affiliates receive priority reservations to ensure their participation in these impactful events.

Collaborate on Projects
At IDSH, we’re committed to pursuing innovative and applied research to address the challenges of industrial decarbonization. Affiliates have the opportunity to collaborate on proposed projects, shaping the future of decarbonization solutions through active engagement with our researchers.

Opportunity to Write and Present
Affiliates are encouraged to contribute their expertise to our community. Whether through written contributions to our website or speaking engagements at events, affiliates play a vital role in sharing insights and driving progress in industrial decarbonization.



Access to Our Network
Our academic institution provides unique access to insights and research findings, as well as opportunities for engagement throughout the year. Affiliates benefit from networking opportunities, educational events, and access to cutting-edge research in the field of industrial decarbonization.


Additional Benefits

  • Industry advice and priority access to center faculty and staff
  • Early access to webinars
  • Logo recognition on our website and materials
  • Assistance with hosting meetings
  • Opportunities to post job openings and internships


Join us today

Ben Finkelor
Executive Director
Energy and Efficiency Institute, UC Davis

Karen M. Block
Executive Director of Development and External Relations
UC Davis Energy and Transportation