UK-China Workshop on Achieving the Low Carbon City
Under the Researcher Links scheme of the Newton Fund, the British Council and the National Science Foundation of China are sponsoring a workshop on the above theme in Shanghai, China on 14th – 16th June 2019. The workshop will be coordinated by Prof Changying Zhao (China-UK Low-carbon College, Shanghai Jiao Tong University), Prof Neil Robertson, Dr. Dan van der Horst, (University of Edinburgh).
Time & Venue:
June 14th - 16th , 2019
China-UK Low-carbon College
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
No.3 Yinlian Road, Pudong, Shanghai, China
Aims of the workshop:
The workshop will bring together physical scientists/engineers working in low-carbon technologies, with social scientists working in delivery and study of the use of technology in the urban context. Each of these groups will include participants from both China and the UK to build robust networks and share ideas.
Call for participants:
We are now inviting Early Career Researchers from China and the UK to apply to attend this workshop.
Eligibility for consideration:
1. Early Career Researchers must have obtained a PhD within 10 years prior to the workshop.
2. Participants must also have links to UK or Chinese higher education, research institutions or relevant industrial R&D organisations.