• Rethinking our Energy Future: Collaboration and Integration

    We are delighted to announce that registration is now open for the Energy Systems Integration Partnership Programme (ESIPP) research symposium taking place on Thursday 30th November in UCD. We hope you will be able to join us for this exciting event which will feature a number of national and international experts in the area of Energy Systems Integration. The event will also include an interesting panel discussion on “Targets for 2030 and the role of Energy Systems Integration”. This symposium aims to showcase the research being carried out by the ESIPP research team and emphasise the importance of collaboration with a range of stakeholders.


    Full Programme now available.


    Register here.


    Draft Agenda:


    9.00 - Registration, Tea & Coffee


    9.30 - 11.00 Session 1: Climate Change and Energy

    Johnny Shine, Welcome Address

    Mark McGranaghan, EPRI, Keynote Address

    Andrew Keane, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, UCD

    Frank McDermott, School of Earth Sciences, UCD

    11.00 - 11.30 PhD Student Poster Session & Coffee Break


    11.30 - 13.00 Session 2: Energy Systems Integration Research

    Eoghan Clifford, College of Engineering and Informatics, NUI Galway

    Damian Flynn, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, UCD

    Valentin Bertsch, Economic and Social Research Institute, Dublin

    Eoin Casey, School of Chemicals & Bioprocess Engineering, UCD

    13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Poster Viewing


    14.00 - 15.30 Panel Discussion – Targets for 2030 and the role of Energy Systems Integration

    Moderator: Lisa Ryan, School of Economics, UCD

    Jim Gannon, Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland

    Fintan Slye, EirGrid

    Connor Powell, SSE

    Elaine NEvin, ECO UNESCO

    15.30 - Close