Sustainable Energetics for Africa
  • Schedule of School 1 in Burkina Faso

  • For Participants originating mainly from West Africa, few from Germany and few from other parts of the World

    Venue: International Institute for Water and Environmental Engineering (2iE), Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

    Dates : 27 February-3 March 2017

    Deadline of submission of application : 30 November 2016

    Main Organisers

    -Prof Dr. Daniel Ayuk Mbi EGBE, ANSOLE and BALEWARE Coordinator, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria (Director of the School)

    -Dr. Matthias Höher, Managing Director, Center for International Development and Environmental Research, Julius Liebig University Giessen ( Financial Administrator)

    -Prof. Dr. Michael Düren, Professor of Experimental Physics & Coordinator of SEPA (Solar Energy Partnership With Africa), Julius Liebig University Giessen, Germany (Co-Director of the School)

    -Dr. Daniel Yamegueu, Head of Laboratory of Solar Energy and Energy savings, 2iE, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso (Host and Local Organiser)

    Ms Leonie Schoelen, PhD candidate (Coordinator of the School)


    -Prof. Dr. Dieter Meissner, Professor of Sustainable Energetics, University of Tallin, Estonia (Scientific Coordinator)

    -Prof. Dr. Angeles Lopez Agüera, CLRLA-UNESCO Chair for Sustainable Communities Development, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain

    -Prof. Dr. Elisabeth von Hauff, Department of Physics, VU University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

    -Ms Jennifer Mcintosh, Head of Secretariat of the International Solar Energy Society, e.V.(ISES), Freiburg, Germany

    Download application form for school 1, fill and submit to in one PDF file together with

    a) letter of motivation

    b) detailed CV

    c) scientific abstract for poster presentation: Please download abstract template for school 1

    d) passport-size photo

    e) 2 to 4 pages report on the (renewable) energy situation of the country of origin (optional)

    In addition, submit as separate files (1) the passport-size photo (2) the abstract in word document and (3) the optional report on country energy situation as word document.

    To attain approximately 50% of female participation, we very much encourage young female scientists to apply.

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