The International CCS Knowledge Centre is pleased to host the 13th annual IEAGHG Summer School in conjunction with the IEAGHG. This week of intensive learning about carbon capture and storage (CCS) will take place in Regina, SK CANADA from July 7 - 12, 2019.
IEAGHG’s Summer Schools are the only CCS education program to have a truly international focus. This program moves around the world and has taken place in seven countries covering Europe, Australia, Asia and North America. The annual event attracts experts from all over the world and as a result the summer school includes a diverse range of students from a variety of technical backgrounds. The summer school has over 550 alumni representing over 50 countries with many moving on to successful careers within CCS industry and academia.
Application Deadline is Feb. 15, 2019
Who Can Apply for the Summer School?
The target group for the summer school is young scientists and researchers, e.g. PhD students with a background in engineering, geo-technologies, and socio-economics. This can also include those in the early stages of their career within 5 years of graduation currently seeking a greater understanding of CCS.
Deadline for application is: Friday 15th of February 2019 (midnight GMT).
The application process will require:
- Letter of support from your supervisor (max. 300 words)
- Current CV (max. 1 page)
- Covering letter (max. 600 words)
Summer 2019 - Agenda for the IEAGHG Summer School
The intensive 5-day event will commence the evening of Sunday July 7th and conclude with a final dinner on Friday July 12th. The week will also include a visit to the Boundary Dam 3 CCS Facility and Aquistore storage site.
The Summer School programme covers every aspect of CCS and aims to present the most recent information available in each field. The topics covered include:
- All aspects of capture, transportation and storage of CO2
- Industrial uses of CO2
- Costs and economic potential of CCS
- Regulations, policy and GHG accounting
- Public communication
- Health and safety
A detailed itineray for the IEAGHG Summer School is being finalized. Further details will be posted soon.