6th International Scientific Conference, Energy and Climate Change, Policy portfolios for emerging economies, 4th open call, 9 – 11 October 2013, Athens, Greece

Φορέας: Energy Policy and Development Centre (KEPA)

ΠρόγραμμαPROMITHEAS The Energy and Climate Change Policy Network


The History

The PROMITHEAS Conference started as an activity of a FP6 funded project and has developed as an annual Conference for scientists and researchers working in energy and

climate change policy issues. The 1st PROMITHEAS Conference titled “Energy Investments and Trade Opportunities” in 2008 was a two-day event focused on political

and scientific topics.  

The Conference

This year the 6th International Scientific Conference titled “Energy and Climate Change” of the PROMITHEASnet will take place at the premises of NKUA on October 9-10-11, 2013 in

Athens, Greece. 


The Energy Policy and Development Centre (NKUA-KEPA), coordinator of the PROMITHEAS Net is an academic research institute (within the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens). The PROMITHEAS network includes so far twenty five (25) members from sixteen (16) countries of S.E. Europe, Black Sea, Caspian Sea and Central Asia.

The activities of the Centre are related to energy geopolitics, regional energy markets, energy investments and trade, design and evaluation of climate change policy instruments and their interactions, development and assessment of Mitigation/Adaptation policy portfolios.

The contact details of KEPA are the following:

Energy Policy and Development Centre (KEPA) National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Panepistimiopolis, KEPA Building 157-84 Athens, Greece Tel.: (+30) 210-7275732, (+30) 210-7275809 Fax: (+30) 210-7275828 E-mail:Αυτή η διεύθυνση ηλεκτρονικού ταχυδρομείου προστατεύεται από τους αυτοματισμούς αποστολέων ανεπιθύμητων μηνυμάτων. Χρειάζεται να ενεργοποιήσετε τη JavaScript για να μπορέσετε να τη δείτε. Website: www.kepa.uoa.gr 

Abstracts and papers

The Conference Language is English. Intending contributors should submit initially only abstracts. Electronic submission (in MS Word format) through e-mail is strongly recommended. Abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee before their acceptance for presentation.
Abstracts should ...
approximately 250 words in length and should clearly quote the scientific contribution of the proposed presentation, the used methodology/approach and the expected outcomes. Authors should include at the end of the abstract recent scientific bibliographic references. Abstracts that do not fulfill those requirements will not be forwarded for review.

The authors are kindly requested to indicate their affiliation, contact details and at which of the themes and topics of the conference their work refers to. A template for the abstracts is at the last page. Intending participants may download from the Conference web-site the Guide for Abstracts/Papers and the Sample page for preparing their documents according to the required format. An author whose abstract is accepted is kindly requested to register before September 12th, 2013.

The book of all presented abstracts will be published and distributed with the Conference Program. The Conference Proceedings will include the full papers that were presented during the Conference. Authors should submit the full paper once they are informed that their abstract is accepted. All presentations will be uploaded at the web-site of the Conference. The size of the presentation or of the full paper should not be more than 5MB.

Research papers presented at the Conference can be reviewed for publication at the PROMITHEASnet Journal titled “Euro-Asian Journal of sustainable energy development policy”.

Abstracts should be submitted electronically only at: Αυτή η διεύθυνση ηλεκτρονικού ταχυδρομείου προστατεύεται από τους αυτοματισμούς αποστολέων ανεπιθύμητων μηνυμάτων. Χρειάζεται να ενεργοποιήσετε τη JavaScript για να μπορέσετε να τη δείτε.

(Contact person Dr. Popi Konidari)

Important Dates

Deadlines for the 4th open call

Deadline for the submission of abstracts: 6 September 2013

Notification of acceptance: 12 September 2013

Deadline for submission of full paper: 4 October 2013

Important Documents

Abstract template Brochure of Conference 2013 Scientific Committee

Registration Form

Draft Agenda (9.8.2013) - next update: 3.9.2013

Themes and Topics

PROMITHEAS network invites scientists, researchers, PhD candidates and engineers from the academic, scientific, engineering and industrial sectors to participate and contribute in promoting and disseminating scientific knowledge. Participants are welcomed to submit abstracts relevant to the following themes/ topics or to combinations of them:

A. Environmental – Climate Change Policy



Each participant will have to handle his/her booking and pay directly to the hotel, indicating on the registration form the hotel he/she will select. The following list includes recommended hotels.
Participants should mention “PROMITHEAS CONFERENCE” when booking. Please look at the “Guide of Athens” on the website to see the location of each hotel

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