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Apply for the Summer School 2018: IEA Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme

Publication date: 
Monday 29 January 2018

CTCN Network member, the IEA Greenhouse Gas R&D (IEAGHG), invites to apply for its 2018 International CCS Summer School, which will be hosted by the Norwegian CCS Research Centre and will be taking place in June 2018 in Trondheim. The deadline for applications 23rd February.

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 Programme

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.

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