Geothermal Energy Workshop

1 - 1 December
Madrid, Spain
Call for papers

General Information

International Workshop on Geothermal Energy

09:00 - 09:15 

Opening and Welcome
Dr. Juan Pedro Rodriguez-López


By Dr. Juan Pedro Rodríguez-López. Director Master of Energy and Climate Change. Universidad Nebrija

09:30- 10:30  "Driving Clarity in Decision Making for Geothermal Development"
By Clare Baxter. Technical Sales Advisor: Energy - Europe and Africa. Seequent 
10:30 - 11:00  "Geothermal exploration in northern Oman across scales: from basin evaluation to Aquifer Thermal Energy Storage (ATES) development".
By F. Schütz, G. Winterleitner, C. Wenzlaff, E. Huenges. Helmholtz Centre Potsdam, GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
11:00 - 11:30  Coffee break 
11:30 - 12:30  "Reservoir Modelling Tools for Decision Making".
By Prof. Dr. Rosalind Archer. Mercury Chair in Geothermal Reservoir Engineering / Geothermal Institute - Director.
Head of Department - Department of Engineering Science. University of Auckland. New Zealand 
12:30 - 13:00  "Recent developments in the modelling of closed-loop and open-loop shallow geothermal systems".
 By Dr. Alessandro Cassasso, Bruno Piga, Rajandrea Sethi. Politecnico di Torino - DIATI. Italy
13:00 - 14:00  Lunch Break 
14:00 - 15:30  "Which policy instruments for geothermal energy in Belgium?"
By Dr. Estelle Petitclerc Royal Institute of Natural Sciences. Belgium 
15:30 - 16:00  "Public policies for shallow geothermal energy: some results from the GRETA project".
By Dr. Alessandro Casasso, Simone Della Valentina, Matteo Rivoire, Bruno Piga, Rajandrea Sethi. Politecnico di Torino - DIATI. Italy 
16:00 - 16:30 

"The Role of Geomechanics in Geothermal applications".
By Laura Hynes, Baker Hughes

16:30 - 17:30 Open discussion & closing
20:00 Social Dinner