The 7th conference "Solar Technologies Go Hybrid", which took place from October 3rd to 5th at the Hotel Melchior Park in Würzburg, attracted more than 150 participants. Scientists from the five participating Bavarian universities (Key Labs in Bayreuth, Erlangen-Nuremberg, LMU and TU Munich and Würzburg) as well as representatives from industry and invited international experts exchanged insights on the current state of research in the field of photovoltaics and the conversion of sunlight into chemical energy.
Group photo SolTech Conference 2018
The conference was preceded by a two-days workshop of the student members of the consortium, where laboratory tours and know-how transfer took place. The EC4SafeNano partner, Dr. Valentin Kunz from Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM), gave a talk in one of the workshops for 25 graduate students on “Working in the public sector (e.g. at BAM)” where he introduced the project to the students. Furthermore a poster was also presented on “EC4SafeNano - European Centre for Risk Management and Safe Innovation in Nanomaterials & Nanotechnologies”.
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