17.04.2012 - 20.04.2012
"Meeting place for Europe's energy scene 17 to 20 April 2012 in the Maastricht Exhibition and Conference Centre (MECC)
What is Europe's energy system in the future? What developments have taken place in different energy sectors? What is currently being pursued for a potential technologies, fossil fuel power plants over to nuclear fusion?Three European research organizations, leading international experts from various diversified fields of 17 to 20 April to Maastricht invited to create a common vision for a future European energy system.
Prof. Harald Bolt, member of the Executive Board of Forschungszentrum Jülich, is chairman of the conference. EU Energy Commissioner Günther H. Oettinger has become the patron. As a prelude to talks among other things, the former Secretary General of NATO, Javier Solana, Professor, President of the ESADE Centre for Global Economy and Geopolitics. One of the other plenary lectures held by the CEO of the French CEA Energy Commissioner, Prof.
Bernard Bigot, who will talk about a research and development program for an alternative energy supply without fossil fuels in 2050.
Even former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Energy, Dr. Steven E. Koonin, Science and Technology Policy Institute, USA, will stand at the lectern, a few days after his visit and public lecture at the Research Centre Jülich on 13 April 2012 (Http://www.fz-juelich.de/conferences/juelichlecture/EN/Home/home_node.html)
To discuss the offer by the European Science Foundation, the European Physical Society and the European Materials Research Society organized E2C representatives from academia, industry and government an opportunity to discuss results and the role of energy research. The multi-day program includes symposia on "Energy Systems and Sustainability", "Science for Energy", "Primary Energy Conversion", "Distribution and Storage", and "Efficient End Use of Energy".
On Friday, 20 April 2012, a panel discussion and press conference on "European Dimension of Energy Research and innovation" rather than Hervé Pero, Head of Unit in DG Research and Innovation of the European Commission, Prof. Hans-Jörg Bauer, KIC InnoEnergy, Dr. Beatrix Four Grain Rudolph, chairman of the European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures (ESFRI) and Dr. Henrik Bindslev, Chairman of the European Energy Research Alliance (EERA)."
For more information:
European Energy Conference: http://www.energy-conference.eu