The Lyles Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Fresno State presents the next session in the Pay it Forward luncheon series, featuring keynote speaker Stephen D. Torres, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, in the Satellite Student Union.

Torres founded PV Solar Report, a publisher of news, reports and data for solar industry professionals. In 2013, he founded Sunible, a company that helped people convert to using clean energy. Since 2016, Torres has been an industry fellow and faculty in the College of Engineering Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology at the University of California, Berkeley.

The Pay It Forward series brings business leaders and alumni together with Fresno State students to engage in dialogue, explore issues in depth and network. The event is free and open to the public, however registration is required. Space is limited. INFO: To register or for more information, visit