On June 27th, 2019 a networking meeting on energy materials research at TU Graz will take place from 8:30 to about 17:00 (open end) in the lecture room H “Ulrich Santner” Kopernikusgasse 24.
The event is jointly organized by VARTA Micro Innovation GmbH and the lead-project Porous Materials @ Work and aims at connecting the expertise of the many groups active in the field. Additionally, representatives of industries will be present.
Target group are academic and industrial researchers of all levels active in the field. The meeting will consist of talks (12+3 min) introducing the research fields, expertise and special equipment of the research groups, a poster session and ample time for networking.
Confirmed speakers comprise inter alia (in alphabetical order) Sergey Borisov, Paolo Falcaro, Stefan Freunberger, Bernhard Gollas, Francesco Greco, Peter Hadley, Ilie Hanzu, Oliver Hofmann, Stefan Koller, Daniel Rettenwander, Robert Schennach, Christian Slugovc, Gregor Trimmel, Frank Uhlig, Martin Wilkening, Roland Würschum and Egbert Zojer. Further companies such as Anton Paar GmbH will have the opportunity to introduce themselves. Researchers who want to become a speaker and have not been contacted up to now are kindly invited to apply for a slot by sending an e-mail to
More specialized information and research can be communicated in a poster session. PhD students are encouraged to present their results.
During the whole event it will be ensured that nobody will go hungry. Coffee breaks, light lunch and a networking dinner in the evening will facilitate networking amongst the participants.
Please note that the number of participants is limited and the chronological order of the registration will be considered. Please indicate in the mail if you wish to present a poster and if you have any special needs (e.g. concerning food).
Looking forward seeing you at the event, your organizers
Stefan Koller (Varta Micro Innovation GmbH)
Christian Slugovc (Porous Materials@Work, Graz University of Technology).