Winter School "Sustainable Use of Resources: Water and Energy for Egypt"
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The IWaTec consortium in cooperation with TU
Berlin Campus El Gouna is conducting the second winter school on
"Sustainable Use of Resources: Water and Energy for Egypt"
from 16 to 20 February, 2014. The main objective of the school is to
bring together scientists, experts, and students from Germany and
Egypt for scientific and knowledge exchange about water and energy
technologies that are important for Egypt.
Some 15 well-known experts from Germany and Egypt are giving lectures and presentations on topics such as membrane technologies, solar driven desalination, sustainable water management, microbiology in drinking water, ecology and human health, solar cell technology and waste water treatment. The invited speakers are reporting on the latest scientific results and cutting edge technologies.
To experience the application of technology first hand, a desalination plant was visited during an excursion around El Gouna, Red Sea. The participants of the winter school were also given the opportunity to present their own research