Launch  /  17. Mai 2017

Joint Research Platform Launch

We are delighted to invite you to attend the official launch of the University of Birmingham and Fraunhofer UMSICHT's  Joint Research Platform.


Wednesday 17 May 2017

Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building,(R12 on campus map)
University of Birmingham, UK
Visiting UoB

The Joint Research Platform will establish closer ties with cutting-edge renewable energy technology in the UK and Europe. The University of Birmingham and Fraunhofer UMSICHT will promote mobility of research staff and students to encourage knowledge exchange, and facilitate the development of new science with a primary focus on speeding up renewable energy technology routes to market.

The event, hosted by the Birmingham Energy Institute at the University of Birmingham, will bring together academia and industry, to showcase a united research partnership, and will celebrate future European collaboration. A full event schedule will be available to view in the coming weeks.

Highlights will include:

- Exploring Fraunhofer’s new Thermo-Catalytic Reforming Technology 

- An Inaugural Lecture by Professor Andreas Hornung, Chair in Bioenergy at the University of Birmingham and Director of the Institute Branch Sulzbach – Rosenberg, Fraunhofer UMSICHT

- Official Joint Research Platform Signing Ceremony

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To register your attendance, please use the form below:

Registration Link