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News Call for abstracts for the International Scientific Conference on "Energy and Climate Change"

The PROMITHEAS Conference started as an activity of a FP6 funded project and hasdeveloped as an annual Conference for scientists and researchers working in energy andclimate change policy issues. The 1st PROMITHEAS Conference titled “EnergyInvestments and Trade Opportunities” in 2008 was a two-day event focused on politicaland scientific topics. The PROMITHEAS Conferences titled “Energy and Climate Change”that followed were also two-day events, but were dedicated exclusively on research issues.All events are hosted by the oldest university of Greece, the National and KapodistrianUniversity of Athens (NKUA); organized by the Energy Policy and Development Centre(KEPA) of the NKUA, coordinator of the PROMITHEAS Network and set under the auspicesof the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) Organization, while it is part of UNAI activities.

The Conference is part of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) activities after theinclusion of KEPA and PROMITHEASnet to the relative initiative of U.N. The event is askedto be set under the auspices of BSEC.The Scientific Committee invites scientists, researchers, PhD candidates and policy makersfrom all over the world to participate.

Deadlines for the 3rd open call
Deadline for the submission of abstracts: 30 July 2012
Notification of acceptance: 17 August 2012
Deadline for submission of full paper: 10 September 2012

Approximately fifthy (50) abstracts have been submitted from twenty five (25) countries (Albania, Austria, China, Egypt, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Iran, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Moldova, Nepal, Pakistan, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, United Kingdom, United States of America and Uzbekistan). Accepted abstracts are uploaded at the website of the Conference (

Contact information Dr. Popi Konidari; Energy Policy and Development Centre (KEPA) National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Panepistimiopolis, KEPA Building 157-84 Athens, Greece (email: ;
Phone: (+30) 210-7275732, (+30) 210-7275809 Fax: (+30) 210-7275828
News type CallForPaper
File link
File link local Energy and Climate Policy Conference brochure June_2012.pdf (PDF, 481 Kb)
Source of information The PROMITHEAS Network
Keyword(s) EU-INCO-MED, FP6
Geographical coverage Greece
News date 20/07/2012
Working language(s) ENGLISH