15th Experts Meeting
March 13-15, 2013, Mallorca,
16th Experts Meeting
2013, Blumau, Austria
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September 23-25, 2013 - Freiburg, Germany
Fourteenth Experts Meeting, October
15-17, 2012 - Gran Canaria, Spain
The 14th Experts Meeting
took place at the Instituto Tecnológico de Canarias in Pozo Izquierdo,
Gran Canaria, Spain from October 15-17, 2012 and was organised by
Fraunhofer ISE, Freiburg. 26 experts from research and industry
participated in the meeting. The Instituto Tecnológico de Canarias (ITC)
invited to a 1/2-day technical tour through the ITC facilities,
specialised in various Renewable Energy Technologies, Water Treatment,
Biotechnology, Biomedicine, Computation, Entrepreneurship, Innovation,
etc. The Task 39 experts also visited Fraunhofer ISE's test
facility for outdoor exposure of PV modules and solar thermal collectors
and materials (http://www.speedcoll.de/Maritim.html),
which is a collaborative project with ITW Stuttgart, Germany.
Thirteenth Experts Meeting,
May 15, 2012, Berlin, Germany
The 13th Experts Meeting took
place at Grand Hotel Esplanade, Berlin Germany on May 15, 2012 and was
organised by Fraunhofer ISE, Freiburg, and Humboldt University zu
Berlin. 29 experts took part in the meeting. An Open Workshop in
connection with the 13th Experts meeting "Chancen und Anforderungen für
Kunststoffe in der Solarthermie" was held at Grand Hotel Esplanade,
Berlin, on May 16, 2012 with 40 participants from research and industry.
Twelfth Experts Meeting, September 19-21, 2011, Aveiro, Portugal
The 12th Experts Meeting took place at the Unversity of Aveiro, Portugal
from September 19-21, 2011. The meeting was hosted by Luis Godinho,
Prirev, and Pedro Graca, University of Aveiro. 23 experts participated
in the meeting, among them new industry participants from Brasil. Among
others a factory visit of a solar thermal collector producer in Aveiro
Eleventh Experts Meeting, May 19-20, 2011, Ljubljana, Slovenia
The 11th Experts Meeting took place at the Grand hotel Union
conference centre in Ljubljana, Slovenia from May 19-20, 2011. The
meeting was hosted by the National Institute of Chemistry in Ljubljana.
32 experts participated in the meeting, among them experts from two new
industrial companies from Canada and Israel.
Tenth Experts Meeting, September 27-28, 2010, Blumau, Austria
The 10th IEA-SHC Task 39 Experts meeting was hosted by Johannes
Kepler University Linz, supported by the Polymer Competence Center
(PCCL) and took place in Blumau (Austria). 24 experts participated in
the meeting among them six from industry. The meeting was arranged in
conjunction to the EuroSun 2010 conference in Graz, Austria, from Sept.
29 - Oct. 01, 2010. Eleven contributions related to Task 39 were
presented at the EuroSun 2010 conference.
Ninth Experts Meeting, June 10, 2010, Munich, Germany
The additional, 9th Task 39 Experts meeting took place at the INTERSOLAR
Europe Fair 2010 in Munich and was hosted by Fraunhofer ISE. 24 experts
took part in the meeting, among them 7 from industry. The INTERSOLAR
2010 award in the category Solar Thermal Technology received the company
FSAVE, a spring-off company from the Task 39 partner Kassel University
(see: "Task Highlights").
Eighth Experts Meeting, April 19-21. 2010, Aix Les
The 8th IEA-SHC Task 39 experts Meeting was hosted by Institut
National de l'Energie Solaire (CEA-INES). Due to closed air traffic over
Europe (vulcanic activity in Iceland) only 10 experts could join the
meeting and an additional meeting was scheduled in June 2010.
Seventh Experts Meeting, October 6-8, 2009, Golden, Colorado, USA
The 7th IEA-SHC Task 39 experts Meeting was hosted by the National
Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, Colorado. 26 experts were
present at the meeting. 10 participants were industry partners.
Sixth Experts Meeting, April 27-29, 2009 Rapperswil, Switzerland
The 6th IEA-SHC Task 39 Experts Meeting was was hosted by the
Institute for Solar Technology (SPF) and took place at the University of
Applied Science HSR in Rapperswil, Switzerland. 39 experts were present
at the meeting. 10 participants were industry partners.
Fifth Experts Meeting, October 13-15, 2008, Lisbon, Portugal
The 5th IEA-SHC Task 39 Experts Meeting was hosted by and took place at
Instituto de Technologias Energeticas (INETI) - Department de Energias
Renovavaeis in Lisbon, Portugal. 39 experts were present at the meeting.
11 participants were industry partners.
Fourth Experts Meeting, April 28-30, 2008, Oslo, Norway
Arranged by the University of Oslo and Aventa AS at Thon Hotel Opera in
Oslo with 37 experts from 9 European countries, representing 16 research
institutions and 12 industry partners. For the first time one expert
from NREL, USA joint the meeting as an observer.
Third Experts Meeting, September 24-26, 2007, Blumau/Leoben,
Arranged by PCCL and the University of Leoben at Rogner Bad Blumau with
37 experts from 10 European countries, representing 11 research
institutions and 16 industry partners.
Second Experts Meeting, May 3-4, 2007, Aveiro, Portugal
Arranged by PRIREV at the University of Aveiro in Aveiro with 37 experts
from 8 European countries, representing 27 research institutions and
First Experts Meeting, October 26-27, 2006, Ingolstadt, Germany
Arranged by/at FH Ingolstadt with 39 experts from 8 European countries,
representing 27 research institutions and industry partners.