8:30 - 9:00 REGISTRATION

9:00 Welcome note
Eva Zažímalová
president of The Czech Academy of the Sciences

9:05 Introduction of the programme “Efficient Energy Conversion and Storage” of STRATEGY AV21
Miroslav Chomát
Vice-director of the Institute of Thermomechanics, The Czech Academy of Sciences

9:15 Energy-related calls of the Technology Agency of the Czech Republic
Petr Očko
Chairman of the Technology Agency of the Czech Republic

9:20 (Geo)political aspects of the Czech energy industry
Václav Bartuška
Special Envoy of the Czech Republic for Energy Security

9:50 NRGcoin - incentive mechanism for boosting renewables
Mihail Mihaylov
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium

10:20 - 10:35 COFFEE BREAK

10:35 Impacts of energy use of fossil fuels on public health and the environment
Radim Šrám & Lenka Lhotská
CIIRC (Czech Institute of Informatics, Robotics and Cybernetics)

11:05 Changing relations between industry and energy sectors
Lubomír Lízal
Czech Technical University in Prague

11:35 Benefits and risks of waste-to-energy technologies
Karel Svoboda
Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals, The Czech Academy of Sciences

12:05 - 12:50 LUNCH

12:50 Sustainable buildings: How do they influence the power industry?
Lukáš Ferkl
University Centre for Energy Efficient Buildings, Czech Technical University in Prague

13:20 Holy Trinity: Water-Food-Energy. Outlook for future decades
Václav Cílek
Institute of Geology, Czech Academy of Sciences

13:50 Public acceptance in the context of the energy transition in Germany
Irina Rau
Department of Environmental Psychology, IZES gGmbH, Germany

14:20 - 14:35 COFEE BREAK

14:35 Energy Vulnerability and Urban Transitions in Europe (online talk)
Neil Simcock
University of Manchester, UK

15:00 Energy poverty in cities: research horizons and challenges in Czechia (online talk)
Saska Petrova
SEED, University of Manchester, UK

15:25 eMobility challenges and opportunities - ŠKODA Auto
Jan Železný


starting at 6pm
music, food, networking