|08:45 – 10:30||S1 – UNU Geothermal Training Programme – past, present and future
Chairman: Jónas Ketilsson, Senior Manager at Orkustofnun, Icelandic National Energy Authority
|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 contribution of UNU-GTP in capacity building.
|09:42 – 09:54||
Dr. Pang Zhonghe, GRC-IGG, CAS, China:
Geothermal development in China and the role of UNU-GTP.
|09:54 – 10:06||
Dr. Beata Kepinska, MEERI – PAS, Poland
Geothermal energy development in Europe and Poland. Contribution of UNU GTP graduates.
|10:06 – 10:18||
Dr. Peketsa Mangi, KenGen, Kenya
Geothermal development in Kenya: update and the role of UNU-GTP capacity building.
|10:18 – 10:30||
Rosa N. Escobar, LaGeo, El Salvador
Geothermal development in El Salvador and the importance of the contribution of fellows of the UNU-GTP programme.
|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 Kenya 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
The chemical characteristics of geothermal fluids on Jiaodong Peninsula, Shandong, China.
|11:45 – 11:55||
Irma Khoirunissa, Indonesia
Performance of AERMOD modelling of hydrogen sulfide (H2S) concentration from geothermal power plants in Ulubelu, Indonesia, and Hellisheidi-Nesjavellir, Iceland.
|11:55 – 12:05||
Melissa de Freitas, St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Numerical simulation of the Svartsengi geothermal field, SW-Iceland.
|12:05 – 12:15||
Kennedy M. Kamunya, Kenya
Assessment of boiling effects on δD and δ18O composition of geothermal reservoir fluids and their suitability on use as tracers of origin of geothermal fluids.
|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 solar-geothermal hybrid plant based on an organic Rankine Cycle in Lake Abhe geothermal area, with a particular hot arid climate, Djibouti.
|12:35 – 12:45||
Samuel I. Nganga, Kenya
Wellbore stability analysis in geothermal well drilling.
|12:45 – 13:30||