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LCRI Conference 2014: Low Carbon Policy to Practice

Post date: October 7, 2014

LCRI Conference 2014: Low Carbon Policy to Practice

The conference this year will be held at the SWALEC Stadium in Cardiff on Tuesday 18th and Wednesday 19th November.

Keynote speakers will include, Kevin Bygate, Chief Executive Officer, SPECIFIC, Professor Geoff Hammond, Bath University, Professor David Thomas, Director of the NRN for Low Carbon, Energy and the Environment and Dr Emyr Roberts, Natural Resources Wales.

This will be an opportunity to hear from each of our projects, to learn in-depth information into our research and progress, as well as to understand the work of the larger LCRI as a whole.

Day One

Registration and Breakfast – 09:00 – 10:00
Plenary Session – 10:00 – 12:15

Speakers will include:
Kevin Bygate, SPECIFIC Chief Executive Officer
Professor Peter Pearson, LCRI Director

Break – 11:00 – 11:30

Professor Geoffrey Hammond, Bath University

Lunch – 12:15 – 13:30

Talks:
• Marine or Welsh Energy Sector Training (WEST) 13:30 – 14:30
• Solar Photovoltaic Academic Research Consortium (SPARC) or Welsh Energy Sector Training (WEST) 14:30 – 15:30

Break – 15:30 – 16:00

• H2 Wales (Hydrogen) or Welsh Energy Sector Training (WEST) 16:00 – 17:00
• Bioenergy/Bioeconomy 17:00 – 18:00

Drinks Reception – 18:00 – 19:00
Evening Dinner – 19:00 – 21:30

DAY TWO

Networking and Breakfast – 09:00 – 09:30
Plenary Session – 09:30 – 10:30

Speakers will include:
Professor David Thomas, Director of the NRN for Low Carbon, Energy and the Environment
Dr Emyr Roberts, Natural Resources Wales

Break – 10:30 – 11:00

Talks:
• Large Scale Power Generation (LSPG) 11:00 – 12:00
• Smart Operation for a Low Carbon Energy Region (SOLCER) and Low Carbon Built Environment (LCBE) 12:00 – 13:00

Wrap Up Session and Closing Comments – 13:00 – 13:30

Lunch – 13:30 – 14:30

Close

Projects include;
Large Scale Power Generation (LSPG)
H2 Wales (Hydrogen)
Marine Energy
Low Carbon Built Environment (LCBE)
Smart Operation for a Low Carbon Energy (SOLCER)
Solar Photovoltaic Academic Research Consortium (SPARC)
Welsh Energy Sector Training (WEST)

For directions to the SWALEC Stadium please visit http://www.swalecstadium.co.uk/directions/index.php

To register please visit – https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lcri-conference-2014-low-carbon-policy-to-practice-tickets-10099723545

For more information please contact the LCRI Administrator on SterryN1@cardiff.ac.uk

Tel: 029 2087 0003

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