EuroSun 2020: Call for Keynote Speaker Proposals – Special Interview with GWNET

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Call for Keynote Speaker Proposals – Special Interview with GWNET

On occasion of the first ever Call for Keynote Speaker Proposals issued by the organisers of EuroSun 2020, Co-Conference Chair Prof. Alexandros Charalambides spoke to GWNET – the Global Women’s Network for the Energy Transition about the importance of gender-equality in the energy and solar sector and especially at high-level events such as the upcoming EuroSun 2020.


The interview highlights the vital role women are playing in powering the renewable energy transformation, challenges still being faced and the rising awareness of gender-equality as a key factor for success for research, industry as well as high-level global events such as EuroSun 2020.

Thank you to the team at GWNET for this great interview. The call for keynote speaker proposals as well as the call for abstracts for EuroSun 2020 is open until 1 May!

About GWNET: GWNET – the Global Women’s Network for the Energy Transition aims to advance the global energy transition by empowering women in energy through interdisciplinary networking, advocacy, training, coaching and mentoring. GWNET seeks to address the current gender imbalances in the energy sector and to promote gender-sensitive action around the energy transition in all parts of the world.

About EuroSun 2020: EuroSun 2020 – the 13th International Conference on Solar Energy for Buildings and Industry will offer a platform to discuss the latest developments with leading solar energy experts as well as policy makers and industry representatives. The programme will include distinguished keynote speakers in plenary sessions, specialists meetings in breakout sessions and poster exhibitions as well as social events where you will have the opportunity to network, meet old friends and to make new ones.Read the full interview here
Call for Abstracts

We cordially invite you to submit your latest and best results as an abstract for EuroSun 2020.

Abstracts are welcome on the following conference topics:

• Solar Buildings
• Solar Assisted District Heating and Cooling
• Solar Heat for Industrial Processes
• Domestic Hot Water and Space Heating
• PV and PVT Systems for Buildings and Industry
• Solar Thermal Collectors and Solar Loop Components
• Thermal Storage
• Testing & Certification
• Solar Resource and Energy Meteorology
• Solar Education
• Renewable Energy Strategies, Policies, Scientists for Future
• Renewable Energy Solutions for Isolated Systems (i.e. Islands)
• Renewable Energy Systems and Spatial Energy Planning

Deadline for all abstract submissions is 1 May 2020.

Learn more and submit your abstract
Call for Keynote Speakers

For the first time, the organisers of the EuroSun 2020 are accepting nominations for keynote speakers. We are aiming to encourage the participation of the greater ISES community in the development of the EuroSun 2020 conference program. We are seeking nominations for the most respected, knowledgeable and insightful speakers with expertise in policy, business, technology and other relevant fields to provide insights into the major issues influencing the progress in solar and renewable energy development, applications, policy, financing, or other areas relevant to the EuroSun 2020. The International Organising Committee will also consider gender and geographical balance when selecting speakers and developing the conference programme.


If you are interested to submit a keynote speaker nomination, please read the nomination criteria available on the conference homepage carefully.


Deadline for all nominations is 1 May 2020.

Learn more here