SCHEDULE

Schedule overview

Schedule overview

  • 8 AM                         
  • 9 AM                         
  • 9:35 AM                         
  • 10:15 AM                         
  • 10:45 AM                         
  • 11:20 AM                         
  • 12 PM                         
  • 1:30 PM                         
  • 2:30 PM                         
  • 4 PM                         
  • 4:30 PM                         
  • 7 PM                         

Wednesday, April 25

  • Registration
  • Prof. Patrice Simon:
    3D and 2D materials for electrochemical capacitors
  • Prof. Deborah Jones:
    Solving Materials Challenges for Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells
  • Break
  • Prof. Yury Gogotsi:
    New 2D Materials for Storage and Harvesting of Electrical Energy
  • Prof. Joan Ramon Morante:
    Energy and environment friendly materials research for sustainable chemical energy storage
  • Lunch
  • Posters session
        & Sponsors exhibition
  • Oral sessions
        
  • Break
  • Oral sessions
        
  • Afterwork

Thursday, April 26

  • Registration
  • Prof. Frede Blaabjerg:
    Power Electronics — The Key Technology For Renewable Energy System Integration
  • Prof. Carlo L. Bottasso:
    The largest rotating machines on Earth
  • Break
  • Prof. Teresa Andreu:
    Nanocatalysts to turn carbon dioxide and water to carbon-neutral synthetic fuels
  • Prof. AbuBakr S. Bahaj:
    Renewable Energy across Scales
  • Lunch
  • Posters session
        & Sponsors exhibition
  • Oral sessions
        
  • Break
  • Oral sessions
        
  • Afterwork

Friday, April 27

  • Registration
  • Prof. Andreu Cabot:
    coming soon
  • Prof. Li Lu:
    Solid state electrolyte for solid state batteries and air batteries
  • Break
  • Prof. Jenny Nelson:
    Molecular materials for solar energy conversion and energy storage
  • Prof. Wilhelm Warta:
    Challenging the Limits of Silicon Solar Cell Performance
  • Lunch
  • Posters session
        & Sponsors exhibition
  • Oral sessions
        
  • Break
  • Oral sessions
        

The Plenary speeches will be held in the auditorium, all other activities are suspended during those sessions in order to enable all participants to attend. There will be several oral sessions and workshops in parallel during the afternoon on different topics. Those sessions will be held in smaller rooms and the participants can select the ones they want to attend depending on their topics of interest.

The detailed schedule will be published 2 weeks before the Conference.

CONFERENCE AWARDS

The journal Energies (MDPI) is pleased to offer a prize to the best oral presentation of ICREN 2018. The Prize includes:

  A certificate

  A € 500 cash prize

This prize has been awarded to Mr. Islam Elsayed (and Prof. Yoshiki Nishi as co-author) from the Yokohama National University, for the abstract “Feasibility approach of power generation from Solar Thermal Wind Tower: Inclusive impact assessment concerning environmental and economic costs”

Royal-Society-of-Chemistry

The Royal Society of Chemistry is pleased to offer 3 prizes to the best posters, each Award includes:

  A certificate

  A free online subscription to one of the following Journals:

  • Molecular Systems Design & Engineering

This prize has been awarded to Dr. Alexey Melnikov from Institute of Prolems of Chemical Physics of Russia (and Prof. Vitaly Sinitsyn as co-author), for the abstract “Structure – protonic conductivity correlations in perfluorinated sulfopolymer electrolyte membranes with shorter side chains”

  • Energy & Environmental Science

This prize has been awarded to Mr. Peng-yi Tang from Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2) (and Dr. Hai-bing Xie, Mr. Carles Ros, Mrs. Li-juan Han, Mr. Marti biset Peiro, Prof. Alejandro Perez-Rodriguez, Dr. Edgardo Saucedo, Prof. José ramón Galán-mascarós, Dr. Teresa Andreu, Prof. Joan Ramón Morante, and Prof. Jordi Arbiol as co-authors), for the abstract “Structure – protonic conductivity correlations in perfluorinated sulfopolymer electrolyte membranes with shorter side chains”

  • Sustainable Energy & Fuels

This prize has been awarded to Dr. Murlidhar Gupta from CanmetENERGY, Natural Resources Canada (and Dr. Jacques Monnier, Mr. Eric Turriff and Mr. Mark Boyd as co-author), for the abstract “Partial Deoxygenation of Biomass Derived Pyrolysis Liquids”