Smart Energy Systems Week Austria 2018, 14.-18. May 2018

Videos & Posters

You may use the opportunity to present scientific publications and results of R&D or demonstration projects on "Smart Energy Systems" in the form of scientific short videos or posters within the framework of the Smart Energy Systems Week Austria 2018.

The short videos and posters will be exhibited during the conference at the “Aula der Wissenschaften” in Vienna on 16 and 17 May. They will be evaluated by the SESWA jury and will take part in the "Smart Energy Systems Award 2018". The categories are: "Next Generation" (for scientific papers), "Tech Solution" (for applied research and development) and "Local Hero" (for pilot- und demonstration projects).

On Wednesday 16 May 2018 the lead authors of the best short videos and posters in the categories "Next Generation" (for academic/scientific studies), "Tech Solution" (for applied research and development) and "Local Hero" (for pilot and demo projects) are invited to present and discuss their work or project during the “Deep Dating with our Innovators” Session at 17.30. During the evening reception, awards will be presented to the winners in the three categories “Next Generation”, “Tech Solution” and “Local Hero” as well as the award for the Entrepreneur Competition 2018.

Category “Next Generation”

In the category “Next Generation” the award will go to an excellent, specialized doctoral thesis or master’s thesis dealing with an innovative solution to a practical problem in the field of Smart Energy Systems.

Target group: young academics who have completed their doctoral or master’s thesis in the last three years.

Category “Tech Solution”

In the category “Tech Solution” the award will go to excellent achievements in the field of applied R&D (technologies, components, etc.), which make a significant contribution to the implementation of Smart Energy Systems.

Target group: companies and academic institutions.

Category “Local Hero”

In the category “Local Hero” the award will go to a project team which has already been successful in part as a pioneer in the implementation/application/demonstration of Smart Energy Systems.

Target group: project teams comprising e.g. implementation partners, technology companies and academic institutions working on the implementation of a Smart Energy Systems and are already able to demonstrate initial applications.

Conference fees

Entrants submitting videos or posters in the category “Next Generation” are entitled to a reduced conference fee (EUR 90.- plus 20% VAT) to participate at the Smart Systems Week Austria 2018.

Entrants submitting videos or posters in the categories “Tech Solution” and “Local Hero” pay a reduced fee (EUR 400.- plus 20% VAT) to attend the Smart Energy Systems Week 2018.

Industrial participants are exempted from this rule.

After submission of the video or poster you will get the discount code for the reduced conference fee from SYMPOS Veranstaltungsmanagement GmbH.



Please contact gunhild.reuter@sympos.at for further information, guidelines and deadlines relating to the submission of the video or poster.