KIVI energy event - 24 September 2015

This event is English spoken!

The 2015 KIVI Energy Symposium will be on the topic of compact conversion and storage of energy: Blue Energy. The purpose of this symposium is to provide a broad perspective on the potential of energy storage and to build a bridge between enterprises and universities.

This is a combined symposium of the KIVI departments Applied Physics and Mechanics and the Strategic Area Energy of TU/e.

Also a guided tour at the Darcy lab is available for only a limited amount of people.This lab is the new magnet laboratory of the TU/e. Signing up for the guided tour is only possible by mailing to Dieudonnee Cobben.

12h30Darcy Lab visit (optional)
13h15Welcome with coffee/tea

David Smeulders, chair of the day - TU/e


Bert Hamelers - WETSUS
The challenge to develop technology that is able to harvest Blue Energy in a clean, efficient and cost-effective way


Kitty Nijmeijer - University Twente
The scientific developments and design strategies for Blue Energy in relation to the practical application


Annemiek ter Heijne - Wageningen UR
The Microbial Fuel Cell, a clean, CO2 neutral, and efficient technology to recover electricity from wastewater


17h00Closure by chair
17h05Open café


TU/e - Filmzaal 'de zwarte doos'


To register for Symposium
To register for Symposium and become KIVI member
To register for Darcy Lab visit


Any further questions on this event can be sent to:

KIVI: Dieudonne Cobben  or  Strategic Area Energy: Elle Abzach