ETP 10th Annual Conference 2021:

A Sustainable Energy Conference for Emerging Researchers
8-9 December 2021 | Online

The ETP 10th Annual Conference 2021: A Sustainable Energy Conference for Emerging Researchers is taking place online from 8-9 December 2021.

About ETP

ETP is an autonomous alliance of 14 independent Scottish HEIs providing world-class capability and resources in energy research and innovation. It works in strategic partnership with innovation translators, industry and government to future-proof Scotland's position as a world-class centre of research excellence and globally competitive driving force in energy.



  • Gerry Agnew, Director, Hydrogen Accelerator
  • Maja Frost, ETP Alumnus and Energy Systems Consultant, DNV
  • Simon Gill, Head of Whole System & Technical Policy, Scottish Government
  • Prof Susan Krumdieck, Co-Founder & Director, Islands Centre for Net Zero, Heriot-Watt University
  • Prof Sir Jim McDonald, Chair of ETP 
  • Prof Jim Skea, Chair of Scotland’s Just Transition Commission and Co-chair of Working Group III of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
  • Chris Stark, Chief Executive, Climate Change Committee


Call for abstracts 

Every year, the ETP Annual Conference provides PhD and Early Career Researchers the platform to disseminate their sustainable energy research. This year, we will be holding the event online, and we are inviting sustainable energy PhD students and Early Career Researchers based anywhere in the world to submit an abstract to present at the conference, along with ETP’s own researchers.

The call for abstracts is now closed. 

Sectors who will find this event beneficial

PhD students, Early Career Researchers, academics, public sector and industry. This event is free to attend.


Be social

Join the conversation and find updates about the conference on social media by using #ETPAC21.


#ETPAC21 is supported by our 14 partner universities:

Conference Information

  • Programme
  • Theme Sessions
  • Speakers
  • PhD Students/ECRs
  • ETP Poster Competition 2021

Have a question? Get in touch

Registration closed

Registration for this event has now closed.

ETP Poster Competition 2021

The ETP Poster Competition 2021 is open to PhD students with prizes available for the best academic poster.

Submit your poster in pdf format to by 23:59 Monday 29 November 2021.