All postgraduate students conducting research related to energy are invited to take part in the competition
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The IEEE PES Student Chapter at University College Dublin is now, for the fourth time, running an All-Island energy research Thesis in Three competition hosted by ESB International. The competition will take place on 8 September 2017.

On behalf of the IEEE PES student chapter in UCD, we would like to invite all post-graduate students conducting research related to energy to take part in the competition. Topics may include (but are not limited to): building energy management, energy efficiency, consumer behaviour, energy markets and policy, power system operation and power electronics. A prize will be awarded to the winner, who will subsequently compete in the National Thesis in Three competition, in which all fields of research are presented.

The presentation will be followed by industry speakers and an academic panel discussion themed “Big utilities: in danger of extinction?” and a presentation on “External Collaboration to Expedite Innovation: The Free Electrons program

Panel session:

Chairs: Owen Wilson, EAI Chief Executive – Killian McKenna, PhD Student, UCD

Panelists: Peter O’Shea, Head of Regulatory Affairs and Corporate Strategy, ESB – Eamonn Lannoye, Senior engineer, EPRI – Eoin Kennedy, Innovation, EirGrid – Alan Mullane, Head of Propietary Trading, ElectroRoute

Key Speaker: John McKiernan, Head of External Collaboration, ESB

If you wish to take part in the competition or would like further information, contact Valentin Rigoni at valentin.rigoni@ucdconnect.ie by 31 August. If you would like to attend the event as a spectator, register here. You can also access our website for more info.

Refreshments and lunch will be provided at the event.

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The IEEE PES Student Chapter at University College Dublin is now, for the fourth time, running an All-Island energy research Thesis in Three competition hosted by ESB International. The competition will take place on 8 September 2017. On behalf of the IEEE PES student chapter in UCD, we would like to invite all post-graduate...