Events

In this events archive, you find a wide variety of mainly Swiss events in the field of hydropower and geo-energy.

Use the following links to jump to events of past years: 2016 | 2015

2018

12.-16.2.2018

Journées Biennales des Géosciences et de l'Environnement in Lausanne, organized by the Faculty of Geosciences and Environment at the University of Lausanne.

20.-22.3.2018

Intensive Course on Energy Geostructures: Analysis and Design in Lausanne, organized by the Laboratory of Soil Mechanics at EPFL.

26.-28.9.2018

International Symposium on Energy Geotechnics SEG-2018 in Lausanne, organized by the Laboratory of Soil Mechanics at EPFL.

2017

30.11.2017

Energy Startup Day in Zurich, organized by the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at the ZHAW.

2.11.2017

2017 Annual Conference of the SCCER-FURIES in Lausanne, organized by the SCCER-FURIES.

17.-20.10.2017

SCCER School - Shaping the Energy Transition in Engelberg, organized by the eight Swiss Competence Centers for Energy Research (SCCER). Registration will start in May.

15.9.2017

4th SCCER Mobility Annual Conference in Zurich, organized by the SCCER Mobility.

14.-15.9.2017

SCCER-SoE Annual Conference in Birmensdorf at the Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL.

13.9.2017

Conference on Future Electricity Markets between Liberalisation and Regulation in Winterthur, organized by the newly established Center for Energy and the Environment.

12.-14.9.2017

Geothermal Congress DGK 2017 in Munich, hosted by the German Geothermal Association (BVG).

12.9.2017

4th SCCER CREST Conference "Co-creating the Future of Energy" in St. Gallen, organized by the SCCER CREST.

9.-13.9.2017

FoMICS Summer School on Meshfree and immersed boundary methods for fluid-structure interaction in Lugano, organized by the Institute of Computational Science at USI and the Laboratory for Hydraulic Machines at EPFL.

 

20.6.2017

Geothermie-Forum Frauenfeld "Energiestrategie 2050: Was der Volksentscheid für die Geothermie und interessierte Städte und Gemeinden bedeutet", organized by GEOTHERMIE-SCHWEIZ.

 

9.-12.5.2017

2nd International Workshop on Sediment Bypass Tunnels in Kyoto, organized by the Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI) at Kyoto University and the Laboratory of Hydraulics, Hydrology and Glaciology (VAW) at ETH Zurich.

 

26.4.2017

STK/VAW-Workshop on Dam Breach Analysis in Bern, organized by the Swiss Committee on Dams and the Laboratory of Hydraulics, Hydrology and Glaciology at ETH Zurich.

 

23.-28.4.2017

EGU General Assembly 2017 in Vienna, organized by the European Geosciences Union.

 

20.-21.3.2017 and 27.-28.3.2017

CRUEX++ Training Course on Flood Safety of Dams in Lausanne (French) and Ittigen (German and English), organized by the Hydraulic Constructions Laboratory (LCH) at EPFL.

 

14.-17.3.2017

Schatzalp Workshop on Induced Seismicity in Davos, organized by the Swiss Seismological Service.

 

1.-3.2.2017

8th European Geothermal PhD Day in Bochum, organized by the International Geothermal Centre.

 

18.-20.1.2017

International Workshop on "Advances in Laboratory Testing and Modelling of Soils and Shales" in the Swiss Alps, organized the EPFL.

2016

22.-23.11.2016

Nationaler Geothermiekongress in Yverdon-les-Bains, organized by Geothermie-Schweiz.

 

18.-19.11.2016

14th Swiss Geoscience Meeting in Geneva with the symposia "Development and governance of geo-energies: Insights from the social sciences" and "Subsurface Geology & Geo-Energy".

 

14.-18.11.2016

13th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-13) at the SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne.

 

18.-21.10.2016

SCCER-SoE / NRP 70 PhD School 2016 in Leukerbad. Understanding the transition needed to reach the Energy Strategy 2050. Registration open until 30 September 2016.

 

10.-12.10.2016

HYDRO 2016 Exhibition and Conference "achievements, opportunities and challenges" in Montreux.

 

19.-29.9.2016

European Geothermal Congress (EGC) 2016 in Strasbourg (France).

 

12.-13.9.2016

SCCER-SoE Annual Conference 2016 in Sion. Hydropower and Geo-Energy in Switzerland - Challenges and Prospects. Registration open until 1 September 2016.

 

9.9.2016

Conference "Software für die angewandte Hydrologie - Anregungen für die Praxis" in Bern by the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT).

 

5.-9.9.2016

PhD Summer School on System Models in Life Cycle Assessment in Grosshöchstetten (Canton of Bern).

 

4.-8.7.2016

28th IAHR Symposium on Hydraulic Machinery and Systems in Grenoble with the workshop "Dealing with hydro-abrasive erosion at high-head HPPs" by the Laboratory of Hydraulics, Hydrology and Glaciology (VAW) on July 6.

 

22.6.2016

Workshop "Schwemmholz an Hochwasserentlastungsanlagen von Talsperren / Bois flottant et évacuateurs de crues des barrages” in Zurich, organized by the Laboratory of Hydraulics, Hydrology and Glaciology (VAW) and the Swiss Committee On Dams.

 

26.5.2016

5. Internationaler Geothermie-Kongress in St. Gallen with the topic "Investitionen in die Tiefengeothermie - was fehlt?".

 

24.5.2016

Public seminar "Potential von ADCP Messtechnik zur Erhöhung der Genauigkeit von numerischen Modellen im Flussbau" in Zurich, organized by the Laboratory of Hydraulics, Hydrology and Glaciology (VAW).

 

20.-22.4.2016

Annual Meeting of the Seismological Society of America (SSA) in Reno (Nevada, USA) with a session on Induced Seismicity.

 

17.-22.4.2016

EGU 2016 session "Thermo-hydro-mechanical couplings and deep geothermal energy" in Vienna.

 

25.-26.2.2016

GeoTHERM expo and congress in Offenburg (Germany).

 

16.2.2016, 22.3.2016, 3.5.2016, 7.6.2016, 13.9.2016, 8.11.2016, 6.12.2016

Conférences publiques organisées par le laboratoire de constructions hydrauliques (LCH), in Lausanne, in partnership with the SCCER-SoE.

 

10.-11.2.2016

CCES Conference 2016 “Grand Challenges in Environmental and Sustainability Science and Technology” at ETH Zurich

2015

6.-12.12.2015

9th IEAGHG International Interdisciplinary CCS Summer School in Perth, Australia

 

21.11.2015

Symposium No. 7 on “Geothermal Energy, CO2 Sequestration and Shale Gas” at the 13th Swiss Geoscience Meeting in Basel. Organized by the Department of Environmental Sciences of the University of Basel and the Platform Geosciences of the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT)

 

13.-16.10.2015

SCCER-SoE/NRP70 PhD School 2015 for Postdocs and PhDs at Grimsel Hospiz: Reaching the Swiss Energy Strategy 2050 targets for HydroPower and GeoEnergy

 

30.09.2015

Tagung "Schwebstoffe, hydro-abrasiver Verschleiss und Wirkungsgradänderungen an Pelton-Turbinen". Conference organized by the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts and ETH Zurich (in German)

 

15.09.2015

2nd Bochum Workshop on "Geothermal Reservoir Monitoring and Characterization". Focus of the workshop: scientific questions on different scales and their connection to geothermal applications. Theory, laboratory experiments and numerical investigations will be covered.

 

10.-11.09.2015

SCCER-SoE Annual Conference 2015 at the University of Neuchâtel: Challenges and Prospects for HydroPower and Deep Geothermal Electricity Production in Switzerland

 

07.09.2015

CAS DEEGEOSYS - Exploration & Development of Deep Geothermal Systems - 3rd Edition. Organised by the Centre for Hydrogeology and Geothermics at the University of Neuchâtel. Click here for more information and the registration form.

 

22.06.2015 - 02.07.2015

26th General Assembly of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG)

 

02.06.2015

The SCCER-SoE supported the workshop of the European Environment Agency (EEA) and its scientific committee, hosted and organized by focusTerra. About 70 participants discussed the topic “Use of the Underground”.

 

01. - 03.06.2015

PASC 15 (Platform for Advanced Scientific Computing Conference) at ETH Zurich: Minisymposia on Modeling and Simulation in GeoEnergy and HydroPower (MS07 on Monday). Organisers: R. Krause and T. Driesner

 

28. - 29.05.2015

SCCER-SoE Semi-Annual Risk Team Meeting (Task 4.1) at the SLF in Davos

 

21.05.2015

4. Internationaler Geothermie-Kongress in St. Gallen

 

12.05.2015

SCCER-SoE Deep Geo-Energies Modelling Workshop (Task 1.2), 10:00 to 16:00 at EPFL (room GC B1 10). Organisers: T. Driesner, L. Lalouli, V. Vilarrasa

 

08.05.2015

ETH Geothermal Friday Seminar (3:15 p.m. in room E 39.1, ETH NO building at Sonneggstrasse 5). Reactive Fluids: Dissolution and Precipitation in Porous Rocks under Non-Hydrostatic Stress.
By Prof. Amos Nur, Stanford University

 

04.05.2015

SCCER-SoE Modelling Meeting (Task 4.3), 09:30 to 16:30 at USI, Lugano. Organiser: R. Krause

 

10.04.2015

ETH Geothermal Friday Seminar (3:15 p.m. in room E 39.1, ETH NO building at Sonneggstrasse 5). Carbon Dioxide Injection into Deep Aquifers: a Geomechanical Perspective.
By Chao Li & Lyesse Laloui, EPFL

 

20.03.2015

ETH Geothermal Friday Seminar (3:15 p.m. in room E 39.1, ETH NO building at Sonneggstrasse 5). Focus on the natural, high enthalpy systems in New Zealand, the motherland of geothermal research.
By Thomas Driesner, ETH Zurich

 

17.03.2015, 14.04.2015, 19.05.2015, 09.06.2015, 07.07.2015

Cycle de conférences LCH à Lausanne