Seventh Call for smart grid researcher exchanges under the ELECTRA REX programme is open!
The Management Committee of the ELECTRA Integrated Research Programme is pleased to announce the seventh and final call for applications for smart grid researcher exchanges. Applications from both industrial organisations and research organisations are welcome. For detailed information on call topics and application procedure click the "Mobility" Tab. Also, if you are attending ISGT Europe'17 then you will have opportunity to hear first-hand accounts of the results from recently completed ELECTRA REX Exchanges.
ELECTRA REX News
The fourth ELECTRA REX workshop was recently held as part of the ISGT Europe'17 conference programme in Turin. The event attracted around forty delegates, who came to hear the results of six recent exchanges involving researchers from Europe and South America. The presentations by the recipients of ELECTRA REX mobility awards highlighted interesting results from their collaborative research on advancing various aspects of the Web of Cells concept. These initiated some interesting discussion, and stimulated further interest in the current and final call for applications of the ELECTRA REX programme, ELECTRA REX Call 7– follow the link to apply.
Workshop participants heard first-hand accounts from the researchers of the value of their exchanges to prestigious laboratories
Interested in applying? For more information click the mobility tab.
ERIGrid and ELECTRA IRP at the European Researchers' Night
Wien (AT) September 29th 2017
The European Researchers' Night is an annual event that takes place simultaneously in several hundred cities all over Europe and beyond. The key objective of the event is to motivate and inspire youth to enjoy, understand and pursue science and technology by connecting them with outstanding scientists and innovations. At the Austrian edition of the European Researchers' Night, ERIGrid will provide an overview of trends and research activities in the domain of smart grids, also representing partner project ELECTRA IRP.
Joint Workshop ELECTRA IRP – ERIGrid, EERA JP Smart Grids Steering Committee and General Assembly
Kassel (DE) September 6th - 8th 2017
Busy week in Kassel (DE) ! On September 6th Fraunhofer IWES hosted the workshop "Designing and Validating Future Intelligent Electric Power Systems" co-organised by ERIGrid, ELECTRA IRP, EERA JP Smart Grids, SIRFN, and DERlab.
TThe EERA JP Smart Grids Steering Committee meeting and General Assembly followed on September 7th and September 8th, respectively (read more and download presentations here).
ELECTRA IRP - Sixth Call for smart grid researcher exchanges: deadline extended to August 6th
The Management Committee of the ELECTRA Integrated Research Programme is pleased to announce the sixth call for applications for Research Exchanges has been extended up to August 6th, 2017.
Applications from both industrial organisations and research organisations are welcome. For detailed information on call topics and application procedure click the "Mobility" Tab.