Celebrate Tipperary Energy Agency’s 20th anniversary with a conference on energy and climate transition

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Tipperary energy agency is organising a conference on Citizens leading the Energy and Climate Transition together with the Covenant of Mayors.

In the framework of the National Dialogue on Climate Action, this conference will seek to develop capacity and knowledge of local actors to facilitate a successful energy and climate transition in their regions, with the support of citizens.

With the participation of representatives from local authorities, the Irish government and European institutions, the event will share success stories and hear from Europe’s leading regions in the field. Tipperary county council will present their own journey as signatories of the Covenant of Mayors, a European initiative bringing together thousands of local governments committed to implementing EU climate and energy objectives. Tipperary Energy Agency is a supporter of the Covenant of Mayors.

You can check the agenda and view the event’s page for more information.

Date: 12th September
Location: Clonmel, County Tipperary
Fee: 30€

5th Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference in Vigo (Spain)

The annual Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference will take place in Vigo on October 23rd and 24th with a focus on actions fostering sustainable jobs, competitive skills and career in the blue economy in the area. The conference will give stakeholders the opportunity to discuss how to boost employment in the maritime domain, especially for young people.

The event will also focus on the international dimension of the Atlantic strategy and include networking opportunities, a match-making session between innovators and investors and the 3rd Atlantic project award ceremony.

For more information, you can consult the agenda and the dedicated webpage where a pre-registration form is available.

This conference is organised by the Support Team for the Atlantic Action Plan whose mission is to support the implementation of the Atlantic Action Plan by providing information and networking opportunities to stakeholders.

Register to the Horizon2020 Energy Info Day on October 5th in Brussels

The European Commission is organising an info day on the upcoming Horizon 2020 calls for proposals related to smart energy systems and smart cities and communities.

The session will focus on six calls to be organised in 2019:

Smart citizen-centred energy system

Smart Cities and Communities

The various sessions will give more information on the calls, tips to draft a successful application and share lessons learnt from current projects.

You can check the agenda and register online.

A brokerage event will be organised in parallel to enable participants to present their project ideas and look for European partners. If you are interested, you will need to separately register to this event.

Date: October 5th 2018
Time: 8.30 – 15.30
Location: Charlemagne building, Brussels