International Seminar on Green Energy for Countries with High Development Potential


Place: AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakow, bld. C6, room 108

Date: 10-12.12.2018

Organizer: AGH UST: UNESCO AGH Chair and Centre of Power Engineering



2018.12.10, Invited lectures


09.00-09.15, Opening of the Seminar, prof. dr hab. inż. Jerzy Lis (AGH UST V—ce Rector for Cooperation),  prof. dr hab. inż. Wojciech Nowak (Director of the Centre of Power Engineering), prof. dr hab. inż. Janusz Szpytko (UNESCO AGH Chairholder);


Session 01 Chairs: Prof. Janusz Szpytko (Poland), Ms Carla Mericia Monteiro Tavares (Cape Verde), Mr Yorlandys Salgado Duarte (Cuba);


09.15-09.55, Can sodium cells compete with lithium cells/ Czy ogniwa sodowe mogą konkurować z ogniwami litowymi?, prof. dr hab. inż. Janina Molenda (AGH UST);


10.00-10.40, Artificial intelligence in the objects operation, blockchain technology for the objects’ technical state prediction/ Sztuczna inteligencja w eksploatacji obiektów, technologia blockchain i możliwości zastosowania do diagnozowania stanu obiektów, prof. dr hab. inż. Tadeusz Uhl (AGH UST);


10.45-11.25, Thermoelectric technologies in the application for direct conversion of waste heat to electrical energy/ Technologie termoelektryczne w zastosowaniu do bezpośredniej konwersji ciepła odpadowego na energię elektryczną, prof. dr hab. inż. Krzysztof Wojciechowski (AGH UST);


11.25-11.55, tea/ coffee break


11.55-12.35, Concentrated third generation CPV solar farm/ Skoncentrowana fotowoltaika CPV III generacji, prof. dr hab. inż. Wojciech Nowak (AGH UST);


12.35-13.00, Discussion


13.00-15.00, AGH UST Centre of Power Engineering: Selected laboratories visits (3 groups): Water well monitoring system, Geohydraulic laboratory, Green energy installations for water management.



2018.12.11, Invited lectures


Session 02 Chairs: Prof. Janusz Szpytko (Poland), Dr Rebecca Annick Nireti Lawani (Benin); Mr Arun Kumar Yadav (India);


08.15-08.55, The use of renewable energy in polygeneration systems/ Wykorzystanie OZE w systemach poligeneracyjnych, prof. dr hab. inż. Mariusz Filipowicz (AGH UST);


09.00-09.40, Fuel cells in mobile applications/ Ogniwa paliwowe w aplikacjach mobilnych, dr hab. inż. Magdalena Dudek, prof. AGH (AGH UST);


09.45-10.25, Waste heat management for municipal purposes - application of a mobile heat store / Zagospodarowanie ciepła odpadowego dla celów komunalnych - aplikacja mobilnego magazynu ciepła, dr inż. Mariusz Lisowski (Enetech Kraków);


10.25-10.55, tea/ coffee break


10.55-11.35, Valorisation of biogas into hydrogen/ Waloryzacja biogazu do wodoru, dr hab. inż. Marek Ściążko, prof. AGH (AGH UST);


11.40-12.20, Distributed heating and cogeneration systems/ Rozproszone systemy ciepłownicze i kogeneracyjne, dr inż. Karol Sztekler (AGH UST);


12.20-13.00, Discussion



2018.12.12, UNESCO AGH Chair Fellows presentations


Session 03 Chairs: Dr Ibrahim Hasan Abdulhadi Alabdan (Iraq), Ms Winnie Ampomaa Owusu (Ghana, Ms Tatyana Nam (Uzbekistan);


08.30-08.50, Importance of Lathent Heat Thermal Energy Systems (LHTES) and how we can improve it, Al Namour Jacklin, Syria;


09.00-09.20, Need assessment for sustainable management for used lead acid battery in Nepal?, Dhungana Biraj, Nepal;


09.30-09.50, Climate resilient green economy, Ethiopian prospective, Gidebo Frehaileab Admasu, Ethiopia;


10.00-10.20, End of life management of PV modules - Review of policies facilities, Koshti Ambalika Pradip, India;


10.20-10.40, coffee break


10.40-11.00, The concept of energy efficient building design, Nasan Agha Weam, Syria;

11.10-11.30, Affordable and clean energy, SDG 7 panel discussion statement, Aikhakhomon Ofure Blessed, Nigeria; Koshti Ambalika Pradip, India;


11.40-12.00, Sustainable cities and communities, SDG 11, panel discussion statement, NASAN AGHA Weam, Syria; RAZA Mohsin, Pakistan;


12.10-12.30, Sustainable development – today and tomorrow, remarks from the EEC GREEN event held during COP24 in Katowice, Keosysano Salakchit, Laos; Singtuen Vimoltip, Thailand;


12.30-12.50, Discussion, Closing remarks


13.00-15.30, technical visit at the Institute of Nuclear Physics in Krakow, meeting point: 13h00, bld. C6/108



Participants from:

Benin, Cape Verde, Chad, Cuba, Ethiopia, Gambia, India, Iraq, Laos, Madagascar, Malawi, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Poland, Syria, Thailand, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Ukraine,