UNESCO sponsored conference

4th DUBROVNIK CONFERENCE ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
OF ENERGY WATER AND ENVIRONMENT SYSTEMS

June 4-8 2007, Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Preliminary programme (subject to change)
Monday, June 4
  HALL A HALL B HALL C
730-900 Registration
900-1000 Opening of the Conference
Dr. Daniel R. Schneider, Assistant Minister, Ministry of Environmental Protection, Physical Planning and Construction of the Republic of Croatia
Teo Andriæ, Member of City Council of Dubrovnik
Prof. Naim H. Afgan, Chairman of the International Scientific Committee
Prof. Noam Lior, Member of International Scientific Committee
Academician Ivo Slaus, Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board
Prof. Zeljko Bogdan, Chairman of the Local Organising Committee
1000-1045 Invited Lecture: Transportation and Urban Transit
Prof. Vukan Vuchic, University of Pennsylvania
1045-1115 Coffee break
1115-1200 Invited Lecture: Energy Resources, Consumption, and Possible Sustainable Paths to the Future
Prof. Noam Lior, University of Pennsylvania
1200-1330 SUS1
Session: Sustainability I

Chair: Dr. Rob Raven
Co-chair: Dr. Sibout Nooteboom

 

ENE1
Session: Energy I
Energy policy and planning

Chair: Dr. Dionysios Giannakopoulos
Co-chair: Goran Krajacic
1330-1530 Lunch
1530-1730 Special Session 9: Scenarios of Sustainable Development
Invited papers
Session Organiser: Prof. Aleksander Zidanšek, Jožef Stefan Institute
1930-2045
Tuesday, June 5
  HALL A HALL B HALL C
900-1000 Invited Lecture: Energy System Analysis of 100 Per cent Renewable Energy Systems: The Case of Denmark year 2030 and 2050
Prof. Henrik Lund,Aalborg University
1000-1130 ENE2
Session: Energy II
Energy policy and planning

Chair: Dr. Fotis Stergiopoulos
Co-chair: Morten Boje Blarke
WAT1
Session: Water
Water management and treatment
Chair: Dr. Thorsten Schuetze
Co-chair: Dr. Nina Kuznetsova
ENV1
Session: Environment I
Waste to energy

Chair: Dr. Zdena Zsigraiova
Co-chair: José Antonio Medrano
1130-1200 Coffee break
1200-1330 ENE3
Session: Energy III
Biomass to energy
Chair: Dr. Paraskevas Klimantos
Co-chair: Josef Kohut
  ENV2
Session:Environment II
Pollution control
Chair: Dr. Gordana Stefanovic
Co-chair: Goran Vuckovic
1330-1500 Lunch
1500-1645 Special Session 4: Sustainable Energy and Transportation Systems
Invited papers
Session Organiser: Prof. Henrik Lund, Aalborg University
1645-1715 Coffee break
1715-1900 Special Session 3: Hydrogen Fuel Cells for Transportation
Invited papers
Session Organiser: Prof. Frano Barbir, University of Split
1900-2000 Round table I: Wind penetration into the power system. How far can we go?
Chair: Prof. Henrik Lund, Aalborg University
Wednesday, June 6
  HALL A HALL B HALL C
900-1030 TRA1
Session: Transport I
Biofuels for transport

Chair: Roald A.A. Suurs
Co-chair: Dr. Gerfried Cebrat
ENE4
Session: Energy IV
Biomass to energy
Chair: Prof. Gabriele Di Giacomo
Co-chair: Silvia M.S.G. Velázquéz
ENE5
Session: Energy V
Energy efficiency

Chair: Prof. Drazen Loncar
Co-chair: Prof. Predrag Raskovic
1030-1215

Special Session 2: Bioethanol in Transport
Invited papers
Session Organiser: Prof. Luis Cortez, University of Campinas

1400-2100
Thursday, June 7
  HALL A HALL B HALL C
900-1000 Invited Lecture: Energy Strategy Development in Europe
Prof. Maria G. Carvalho, Bureau of European Policy Advisers, European Commission
1000-1130 TRA2
Session: Transport II
Transport policy and management
Chair: Prof. Jozsef Rohacs
Co-chair: Dr. Bonno Pel
ENE6
Session: Energy VI
Energy Policy and Planning

Chair: Dr. Luis Alves
Co-chair: Valentina Turanjanin
SUS2
Session: Sustainability II


Chair: Dr. Mario Tarantini
Co-chair: Dr. Antonio E. Palomares
1130-1200 Coffee break
1200-1330 ENV3
Session: Environment III
Environmental policy

Chair: Prof. Diane Pruneau
Co-chair: Prof. Manuela Sarmento
Chair: Dr. Alfonso Contreras
Co-chair: Dr. Fajik Begic
ENE8
Session: Energy VIII
Heat and mass transfer

Chair: Prof. Boris N. Kuznetsov
Co-chair: Mohd Fahmi Abdul Ghafir
1330-1530 Lunch
1530-1730

Special Session 6: Sustainable Socio-technical Transport Systems
Invited papers
Session Organiser: Dr. Ralf Brand, The University of Manchester

Friday, June 8
  HALL A HALL B HALL C
900-1000 Invited Lecture: Knowledge Society and Sustainability Paradigm
Prof. Naim Afgan, Instituto Superior Tecnico
1000-1130 Special Session 1: Energy and Water Polygeneration
Invited papers
Session Organisers:
Prof. Luis Serra, University of Zaragoza
Prof. Mohammad A. Darwish, University of Kuwait
Special Event:
WEB-ENV
Chair: Dimitris Sanopoulos, CERTH
1130-1200 Coffee break
1200-1330 Special Session 8: Thermodynamics and the Destruction of Resources
Invited papers
Session Organisers:
Prof. Dusan P. Sekulic, University of Kentucky
Prof. Timothy G. Gutowski, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Special Event:
WEB-ENV
Chair: Dimitris Sanopoulos, CERTH
1330-1500 Round table II
Thermodynamics and the Destruction of Resources

Chair: Prof. Dusan P. Sekulic, University of Kentucky
1500 Closing session