Apply now: International DAAD Alumni Seminar “Applied Engineering for Smart Integration of Renewable Energy”
On behalf of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) the University of Kassel and the German Institute for Tropical and Subtropical Agriculture (DITSL) in Witzenhausen are organizing the International DAAD Alumni-Seminar from 24 – 31 March 2019 in Witzenhausen, Germany, followed by a visit to the world's leading trade fair for the industry Hannover Messe 2019 from 1 – 6 April 2019.
The main objective of the seminar is to promote exchange between the participants in the field of intelligent use of sustainable energy sources, facilitate international scientific cooperation and qualify the participants in the field of intelligent renewable energy supply, development and equipment. The seminar will foster exchange of experiences, establishment of international networks between the participants, scientific discourse on technology development and design of equipment, and international academic cooperation in this field. It will stimulate and promote ideas for joint research, strategy development and knowledge transfer.
Who can participate?
The seminar targets Germany Alumni from developing countries (DAC country nationals) who studied, carried out research or worked in Germany for at least 3 months and are presently living and working in their home countries.
- The Alumni should be professionally involved in the sector of renewable energy / energy technology / mechanical and plant engineering in the framework of rural or urban, public or private sector development, and/or are working for academic, educational or development organizations, NGO's, donor agencies or private enterprises.
- The prospective participants should be potential multipliers in a position to spread the acquired knowledge and experience and/or take decisions on implementation.
Application deadline: 29 November 2018
Further information: Call for applications (pdf)