|08:45 – 10:30||S1 – UNU Geothermal Training Programme – past, present and future
Chairman: Dr. Gudni Jóhannesson, Dir.Gen. Orkustofnun and Chairman of Board, UNU-GTP
|08:45 – 08:55||
Thórdís Kolbrún R. Gylfadóttir, Minister of Tourism, Industry and Innovation
|08:55 – 09:20||
Lúdvík S. Georgsson, Director UNU-GTP
Fourty years of geothermal training in Iceland – history, status and future direction.
|09:20 – 09:30||
Ingimar G. Haraldsson, Deputy Director UNU-GTP
The UN Sustainable Development Goals Short Courses in E-Africa and Latin America.
|09:30 – 09:42||
Dr. Meseret Teklemariam Zemedkun, UNEP, Africa
Geothermal outlook in Africa, and UNU-GTP contribution to it including the Africa Geothermal Center of Excellence.
|09:42 – 09:54||
Dr. Pang Zhonghe, GRC-IGG, CAS, China:
Geothermal development in China: current status and future goals.
|09:54 – 10:06||
Dr. Beata Kepinska, MEERI – PAS, Poland
Geothermal energy development in Poland and Europe. Contribution of UNU GTP graduates.
|10:06 – 10:18||
Peketsa Mangi, KenGen, Kenya
Kenya geothermal development update: Role of UNU-GTP capacity building support.
|10:18 – 10:30||
Rosa N. Escobar, LaGeo, El Salvador
Geothermal development in El Salvador and the importance of the contribution of fellows of UNU-GTP.
|10:30 – 11:00||
|11:00 – 12:35||S2 – Research projects of current PhD and MSc UNU Fellows
Chairman: Málfríður Ómarsdóttir, Environmental Scientist, UNU-GTP
|11:00 – 11:15||
Charles Muturia Lichoro, Kenya
Mapping geothermal and structural features of the Northern Kenyan Rift with MT and gravity measurements.
|11:15 – 11:30||
Geoffrey Kiptoo Mibei, Kenya
Paka volcano in the Northern Kenya Rift: Volcanic evolution, petrology and insights into its geothermal system.
|11:30 – 11:45||
Zheng Tingting, Shandong, China
Hydrogeochemical characteristics of open, semiopen and closed geothermal reservoirs in Shandong, China.
|11:45 – 11:55||
Irma Khoirunissa, Indonesia
Dispersion modelling and assessment of H2S from geothermal power plants‘ emissions, case studies for Ulubelu, Indonesia and Hellisheidi and Nesjavellir, Iceland.
|11:55 – 12:05||
Melissa de Freitas, St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Numerical modelling of the subsidence at Svartsengi high-temperature geothermal field, SW-Iceland.
|12:05 – 12:15||
Kennedy M. Kamunya, Kenya
Assessment of reservoir processes and origin of fluid in Olkaria geothermal system, Kenya, using δD, δ18O, and fluid chemistry.
|12:15 – 12:25||
Moneer Fathel Alnethary, Yemen
Petrology of the hornfels contact zone around the Hrossatungur gabbro W-Iceland.
|12:25 – 12:35||
Hamoud Souleiman Cheik, Djibouti
Feasibility study for implementation of a binary power plant in Lake Abhe geothermal area, Djibouti, an area with a particular hot arid climate.
|12:35 – 12:45||
Samuel I. Nganga, Kenya
Wellbore stability – principles and analysis in geothermal well drilling.
|12:45 – 13:30||