1st Unite! Spring School on Energy
Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Monday, May 17th - Wednesday, May 19th 2021, 9.00 am – 5.30 pm CEST
An online initiative organized within the framework of the Unite! European University Alliance financed by the Erasmus+ program.
Background and Objectives of the School
The 1st Unite! Spring School aims to raise the interest of MSc students to work on a MSc thesis on selected sustainable energy topics, of common interest for the Unite! partners, in the perspective of a future application to a PhD.
The School is open to MSc students from all 7 partner Universities.
The official language of the School will be English.
The School will combine:
- lectures by internationally renowned scholars from the 7 Unite! universities;
- the presentation of MSc thesis proposals on the School topics;
- presentations by PhD students during testimonial sessions;
- “serious games” on Energy and networking sessions;
- online social events;
- “business” lunches with external stakeholders.
A Unite! certificate of attendance will be provided to all regularly attending students.
No registration fee is required for participating students.
Lectures will be offered on the following topics:
- Batteries & Energy Storage
- Catalysts & Fuel Cells
- Smart Grids
- Sustainable Nuclear
International Program Committee
Sam Cross (Aalto University); Tanja Drobek (Technical University of Darmstadt); Rahmatollah Khodabandeh (KTH Royal Institute of Technology); Maria de Fátima Montemor (IST / Universidade de Lisboa); Francesc Sepulcre Sánchez (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya); Jean-Luc Schanen (Grenoble INP / Universite’ Grenoble Alpes); Roberto Zanino (Politecnico di Torino).
Local Organizing Committee
Maria Letizia Aghemo; Arianna Armao; Roberto Bertonasco; Marco Bonino; Eugenio Brusa; Carlos Castro; Sara Cravero; Monica Ferraris; Alberto Godio; Maurizio Pioletti; Piergiorgio Rossi; Elena Maria Zandri; Roberto Zanino.
For further information regarding the Spring School registration or any other questions, please contact the Spring School organizers: UniteSpringSchool@polito.it