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Upcoming Events

Setting Sights on Scottish Solar

Date: 2 September 2019
Location: Edinburgh

The Solar Trade Association (STA) in association with the Energy Technology Partnership brings Setting Sights on Scottish Solar, where stakeholders across the solar value chain discuss and debate cutting-edge industry developments.


UK Energy Storage Conference 2019 – IET Smart Grid Special Issue

Date: 3-5 September 2019
Location: Newcastle

UKES2019 is teaming up with IET Smart Grid for a special issue publication.  A guest editorial panel will select a number of conference presenters to submit their papers to this special issue.


Scottish Renewables Marine Conference, Exhibition & Dinner

Date: 9 & 10 September 2019
Location: Inverness

Scotland’s wave and tidal industries continue to push the boundaries of technology and project development, with devices and projects continually breaking records. This conference will reset the dialogue on how we can best develop these technologies, going beyond LCOE to consider the wider set of socio-economic benefits delivered by our industry.


17th International Probabilistic Workshop (IPW2019)

Date: 11th - 13th September 2019
Location: Edinburgh

The theme of this workshop is on probabilistic and statistic techniques in engineering. Academic institutions, research organizations and industries are invited to contribute to the Workshop and to join in the discussions on needs and developments in the field.


Scottish Renewables Solar Conference 2019

Date: 26 September 2019
Location: Edinburgh

With solar on the cusp of subsidy free development at scale, this conference brings together experts to discuss how our new solar future can become a reality. Join us to learn about business models set to drive solar uptake, the impact of regulatory reform and how solar can join forces with other sectors to make the case for PV even stronger.


Visit to the Transforming Construction Programme’s Active Building Centre

Date: 17th - 18th September 2019
Location: Swansea

Construction Scotland Innovation Centre is hosting a visit to the Active Building Centre in Swansea on 17-18 September 2019. 

CSIC is working in Scotland to assist the Active Building Centre deliver its programme.  It is hoped through the visit that CSIC can support the Active Building Centre find and develop new demonstrator buildings across Scotland.  ABC provides support to construction clients, developers and other organisations from the early stages of the design process.   They are interested in projects including aspects of the following:
•         Modern methods of construction
•         Integrated renewable energy generation and storage technologies
•         Data based approach to building monitoring and control
•         Use of electric vehicles such as cars, bicycles and buses



Solar & Storage Live: Empowering the Energy Transition

Date: 17-19 September 2019
Location: Birmingham, UK

Solar & Storage Live is the UK’s largest renewable energy event focussing on; Flexible & Responsive Power, Future Power, Energy Storage, Everything Installers, EVs & EV Infrastructure, Subsidy-free PV and New Business Models & Financing


KEN Energy Fund Workshop

Date: 10th October 2019
Location: Glasgow

This workshop will outline how funding in the Energy Technology Partnership’s successful Knowledge Exchange Network (KEN) Programme can be accessed to support low-carbon energy projects between university researchers and Scottish SMEs.


Scottish Solar Energy Group Annual Conference 2019

Date: 18th October 2019
Location: Edinburgh

The Scottish Solar Energy Group, SSEG is proud to organise its 1st Annual Conference in conjunction with Scottish Institute for Solar Energy Research (SISER).


Climate Change in Scotland Conference

Date: 30th October 2019
Location: Edinburgh

The Scottish Government’s plans to strengthen the target of their Climate Change Bill puts Scotland amongst one of the most ambitious countries in the world. However, more still needs to be done to ensure a systematic response going forward to successfully reach net-zero by 2045.

Join us this October for Holyrood Insight’s Climate Change in Scotland Conference, where key stakeholders will unite to explore future policy design and strategies to combat the issue of climate change.


Low Carbon Networks Innovation Conference (LCNI)

Date: 30th - 31st October 2019
Location: Glasgow

The UK’s electricity networks are inviting all energy innovators, stakeholders, and pioneers to join them on 30-31 October for the ninth annual Low Carbon Network Innovation (LCNI) Conference in Glasgow. This year’s guest speaker is Paul Wheelhouse MSP, Minister for Energy, Connectivity and the Islands.


CAN DO Innovation Summit

Date: 20th November 2019
Location: Glasgow

Registration is now live for the first ever CAN DO Innovation Summit, led by Glasgow City of Science and Innovation, which will be held on November 20 at Glasgow Science Centre.

Based in Scotland – a world-leading hub of innovation – the national CAN DO Innovation Summit enables full immersion into the innovation journey to help businesses embrace the possibilities of tomorrow.