​Top row: Steven Chu, Dame Julia King, Sir Richard Friend, Daniel Nocera, Paul Alivisatos, Bottom row: Josef Michl, Katherine Richardson, Harry Atwater, Susanne Siebentritt and Jean-Marie Tarascon

Sustainable Energy Symposium

​Welcome to an exciting three-day program that includes presentations and discussions about novel solar, storage, battery and sustainability technologies.
​The world needs to change the primary energy production from fossil fuels to renewable sources. Chalmers University of Technology and Molecular Frontiers Foundation are proud to announce a unique conference on sustainable energy with the aim to gather leading scientists, policy makers and the interested public in discussions about future energy possibilities. Several world-leading scientists will participate in the event.
Time: Dec 6-8, 2017
The program on Dec 6, with invited talks and poster session, is targeted at scientists and university students, whereas the sessions on Dec 7 and 8, with plenary talks and panel discussion, are open also to the general public.
Venue: RunAn, Chalmers Conference Centre

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Registration is now closed. There may be spare seats - contact sustainableenergy.chem@chalmers.se if you are interested!

Confirmed plenary speakers:

Confirmed plenary speakers:

Steven Chu
Nobel laureate in Physics 1997, former United States Secretary of Energy. Stanford University, United States
Dame Julia King
The Baroness Brown of Cambridge DBE, United Kingdom
Sir Richard Friend
University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Daniel G. Nocera
Harvard University, United States
Paul Alivisatos
University of California, Berkeley, United States
Josef Michl
University of Colorado Boulder, United States and Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Katherine Richardson
University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Harry Atwater
California Institute of Technology, United States
Susanne Siebentritt
University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Jean-Marie Tarascon
Collège de France, France

The symposium is organized by Molecular Frontiers Foundation and Chalmers University of Technology, through the Areas of Advance Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Energy and Materials Science.
Category Conference
Location: RunAn, conference hall, Kårhuset, Campus Johanneberg
Starts: 06 December, 2017, 09:00
Ends: 08 December, 2017, 16:00

Published: Tue 10 Oct 2017. Modified: Thu 30 Nov 2017