In the dynamic landscape of global energy challenges, the upcoming 45th IAEE International Conference Istanbul 2024 promises to be a beacon of knowledge, innovation, and collaboration. Set against the stunning backdrop of Istanbul, Turkey, this conference serves as a pivotal platform for researchers, policymakers, industry experts, and academics to convene, exchange ideas, and tackle the pressing energy issues of our time.
Unlocking Türkiye’s Geopolitical Energy Potential
Türkiye, with its unique geographic location bridging Europe and Asia, stands at the nexus of the world’s largest oil and gas reserves and the most significant consumption centers. This strategic positioning makes Türkiye an unparalleled hub for discussing and addressing global energy challenges. The conference aims to foster the exchange of research, policies, practices, and ideas to navigate these challenges effectively.
A Rich Tapestry of Insights
The conference program promises a stimulating array of plenary and dual plenary sessions, featuring internationally renowned speakers who will delve into critical energy issues. These sessions will not only provide valuable insights but also foster lively discussions. Attendees can anticipate gaining fresh perspectives on current energy matters from some of the brightest minds in the field.
Networking and Collaboration
Beyond its substantive content, the Istanbul 2024 Conference offers a unique opportunity for networking and collaboration. Professionals from various spheres, including business, government, academia, and more, will come together to enhance communication and build lasting connections. The event’s rich social program, including pre-conference workshops and historical site visits, further encourages meaningful interactions.
Call for Papers & Dates to Remember
• Abstract Submission Deadline: January 26th, 2024
• Notification of Acceptance: March 8th, 2024
• Full Paper Submission Deadline: April 19th, 2024
Diverse Topics, In-Depth Exploration
The conference, hosted at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul, Turkey, will cover a wide range of topics spanning all aspects of energy economics:
- Behavioral energy economics
- Carbon capping, taxation and trading
- Carbon capture, utilization and storage
- Circular carbon economy
- Clean Energy Finance
- Climate law and governance
- Decarbonization and net zero goals
- Distributed generation
- Economics and geopolitics of oil and gas
- Efficient use of energy
- Electricity market design
- Electrification of transport
- Energy access issues Energy, economic development, and CC
- Energy performance in buildings
- Energy policy modeling
- Energy sector investment and financing
- Energy poverty and SDGs
- Energy roadmap 2050
- Energy security for a more resilient society
- Energy storage and electrification
- Green innovation, biofuels and bioenergy
- Market instruments for energy efficiency
- Nuclear energy prospects and challenges
- Price volatility of oil & gas
- Prospects of alternative transport fuels
- Regional perspectives of energy security
- Regulation and taxation of energy markets
- Renewable energy outlook
- Smart grids, microgrids and energy security
- Sustainable energy systems
- Energy transition: the role of hydrogen
- Energy transition: the role of conventionals
- The TSO role and evolution
Plenary and Dual Plenary Sessions
The agenda includes thought-provoking plenary sessions such as “Geopolitical Risks and Energy Security” and “EU Green Deal/Repower Europe – What to Expect?” Dual plenary sessions will dive into critical areas like energy accessibility, the future of transportation, and the effects of decarbonization on electricity markets.
Concurrent Sessions and Poster Sessions
Concurrent sessions will feature contributed papers, carefully selected by the International Program Committee, addressing various facets of the energy landscape. Additionally, a dedicated poster session will provide an opportunity for full-time students to showcase their research.
Supporting the Next Generation of Energy Leaders
The conference recognizes the importance of nurturing future talent. The PhD day, organized to promote collaboration among Student Chapters and facilitate exchange among PhD students, is a testament to this commitment.
Join Us at Istanbul 2024
The Istanbul 2024 Conference is your gateway to engaging with the forefront of global energy discussions. Whether you’re a seasoned energy expert, an emerging researcher, or a policymaker seeking innovative solutions, this conference promises to be an invaluable experience. Be part of the conversation that shapes the future of global energy.
To take part in this conference, register here: https://www.iaee2024.org.tr/general-9
About IAEE: Empowering Energy Economists Worldwide
The International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE) is a non-profit organization founded in 1977. With a diverse membership spanning academia, businesses, governments, and non-governmental organizations from over 100 nations, IAEE is a driving force in advancing energy economics on a global scale.
Energy Economics Association (EED) is privileged to be led by the distinguished Gürkan Kumbaroğlu, who currently serves as the Chairman of the association. Holding an esteemed position as the Vice Rector of Boğaziçi University, Gürkan Kumbaroğlu brings a wealth of academic and professional experience to the forefront.
In addition to his role at Boğaziçi University, Gürkan Kumbaroğlu is also a key figure in the field of sustainable development. He serves as a Member of the Board of Directors and the Managing Director of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network SDSN Türkiye, highlighting his commitment to addressing critical global challenges related to sustainability.
Furthermore, Gürkan Kumbaroğlu’s dedication extends to promoting innovation and technological advancement. As a Member of the Board of Directors at Dudullu OSB Boğaziçi Üniversitesi Teknopark A.Ş. (BÜDOTEK), he actively contributes to the growth and development of technological solutions that drive progress in energy economics and beyond.
Under his visionary leadership, EED continues to thrive as a prominent platform for energy economists, fostering collaboration and knowledge exchange among professionals worldwide.