International Conference on Renewable Energy – ICREN 2018

Research for a better future

Renewable Energy is one of the most important challenges that the world must address urgently. Governments and private companies are expanding investments in this field and the research is moving very quickly in several ways. This conference will be the opportunity to gather researchers from different subfields and have a global overview of the latest progress

One of the main targets is to attract the best papers and experts from all around the world. In order to promote excellence, awards will be offered to the outstanding submissions and all participants who would like to publish their full paper will have the opportunity to do it with ICREN 2018.

  • Advanced materials for energy storage
  • Advanced materials for energy generation and transmission
  • Photovoltaic and solar energy systems
  • Bioenergy and biofuels
  • Biomass conversion technologies
  • Wind energy technology and impact on environment
  • Thermal energy and building performance
  • Smart grid and electric transportation
  • Hydrogen energy and fuel cell technology applications
  • Energy recycling systems

Due to numerous requests, the submission deadline is extended!








Plenary speakers

12 high profile speakers are invited to give plenary speeches at ICREN 2018


Limited to 250 attendees: several areas are dedicated to ICREN 2018 including an auditorium, breakout rooms and a friendly exhibition space.


2 afterworks will be additional opportunities for you to network and enjoy your stay in Barcelona!


Prof. Joan Ramon Morante

Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC)


Prof. Wilhelm Warta

Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems, Germany

Prof. Frede Blaabjerg

Aalborg University, Denmark

Prof. Joan Ramon Morante

Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC)

Prof. Teresa Andreu

Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC)

Prof.Christoph Brabec

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Gemrany

Prof. Deborah Jones

Université de Montpellier, France

Prof. Carlo L. Bottasso

Wind Energy Institute, Technische Universität München, Germany

Prof. Li Lu

National University of Singapore, Singapore

Prof. Patrice Simon

Paul Sabatier University, France

Prof. Jenny Nelson

Imperial College London, UK

Prof. Yury Gogotsi

Drexel University, USA

Prof. Andreu Cabot

Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC)

Auditorium – Venue

Awards – Promote Excellence

Poster Session

Plenary – The Best Experts

Social Activity – Networking

Cultural Activity – Networking




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