We are excited to announce that IEAGHG’s 2018 International CCS Summer School will be hosted by the Norwegian CCS Research Centre and will be taking place the week commencing the 25th June 2018 in Trondheim.
Applications are now closed.
Thank you to everyone who applied, responses will be sent by the end of March 2018.
IEAGHG’s Summer Schools are the only CCS education program to have a truly international focus. With the location moving around the world, our program has now taken place in over 7 countries covering Europe, Australia, Asia and North America. With experts attending from all over the world we aspire for our summer schools to include a diverse range of students from a variety of technical backgrounds. Our summer school now has over 550 alumni representing over 50 countries with many moving on to successful careers within CCS industry and academia.
Who Can Apply for the Summer School?
The target group for the Summer School is young scientists and researchers, e.g. PhD students with a background in engineering, geo-technologies, socio-economics. This can also include those in the early stages of their career within 5 years of graduation currently seeking a greater understanding of CCS.
The Summer School programme covers every aspect of CCS and aims to present the most recent information available in each field. The topics covered include:
- All aspects of capture, transportation and storage of CO2
- Industrial uses of CO2
- Costs and economic potential of CCS
- Regulations, policy and GHG accounting
- Public communication
- Health and safety
Up to 60 students will attend and the Summer School which will run over a packed 5 day schedule. A fieldtrip is usually a highlight of the week and is dependent on the host’s location and expertise. Group work is encouraged during the week with a day set aside for networking, career talks and group work presentations.
The Summer School is a great opportunity for networking and informal discussion with a range of experts attending (over 20 from both industry and research) who are all world-leading scientists in a wide range of fields. Previous programmes can be accessed via the links below to give an insight to what you can expect!
For more information on each event, please follow the links below: