Following a successful first and second international conference of this series held at AUC in October 2015 and 2016, the Center for Applied Research on the Environment and Sustainability will host a third conference at AUC in November, 2018.
The conference aims to showcase and discuss promising approaches and applications for different types of renewable energy as sustainable solutions for rural populations with no access to centralized power and water supply. The focus is on solar electricity and its economic applications for village electrification and the supply of safe drinking water.
The conference is organized by CARES; the German company AUTARCON, an innovative enterprise focused on renewable energy use in water provision for rural areas; the German solar energy umbrella organization SolarInput; the German company Sustainable Concepts; the German University in Cairo and the TU Berlin in El Gouna.
Venue: Moataz Al Alfi Hall and the Conference and Visitor Center, Rooms P019, P020, P021 and P022.
On November 7 the conference will be from 9 am - 9 pm and on Thursday, November 8 it will be from 9 am to 5:30 pm.
Registration opens at 8:30 on Wednesday, November 7.