ETP 9th Annual Conference 2020:

A Sustainable Energy Conference for PhD Students and Early Career Researchers
2-3 November 2020 | Online

The ETP 9th Annual Conference 2020: A Sustainable Energy Conference for PhD Students and Early Career Researchers is taking place online from 2 - 3 November 2020.

About ETP

ETP is an autonomous alliance of 13 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.

What you can expect at #ETPAC20:

This year's conference will be focusing on Scotland's green recovery and the crucial role that energy will play in this journey. This event will feature guest speakers and Theme Sessions for PhD students and Early Career Researchers based internationally to present their research on sustainable energy.

  • Raise the profile of your academic research in the energy community
    PhD Students and Early Career Researchers based anywhere in the world have the excellent opportunity to virtually present their research to industry and to experienced academics at the Theme Sessions. You will also have the opportunity to make valuable connections with fellow delegates in academia and industry.

    PhD Students also have the additional opportunity to take part in the ETP Poster Competition which will be taking place online. There are excellent prizes available for Best Presentation for the Theme Sessions and Best Poster for the competition!
  • Gain knowledge about the latest energy research
    This is will be an informative and interactive event where delegates from academia and industry have the opportunity to discover the cutting edge research taking place in a wide range of energy fields.
  • Join the energy sector in shaping Scotland's green recovery
    Get involved in the discussion about how Scotland can reduce carbon emissions on the journey to net-zero.

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 in the conversation and find updates about the conference on social media by using #ETPAC20.


#ETPAC20 is supported by our 13 partner universities:

Conference Information

  • PhD students
  • Industry
  • ECRs

Call for abstracts

Click here to view our call for abstracts to present at #ETPAC20 and click here for the abstract template.

Please submit your abstract to by the deadline 23:59 (GMT) on 4 October 2020.


Registrations for the ETP Annual Conference 2020 will be open soon.

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