Solar World Congress 2017 - Extended Deadline for Abstracts

Due to many requests, we have extended the abstract submission deadline to 02 April 2017. This will be the final deadline. Please submit your extended abstract (max. 3 pages) directly through the online abstract submission system.

29 Oct - 02 Nov 2017, Abu Dhabi


Innovation for the 100% renewable energy transformation

  • Solar Heating and Cooling (SHC) Systems and Components 
  • SHC Applications 
  • Producing and Storing Renewable Electricity 
  • Renewable Energy Grid Integration and Distribution: Utilities of the Future 
  • Off-Grid and Rural Energy Access 
  • Solar Architecture and Building Integration 
  • Renewable Cities and Community Power Programs 
  • Solar Resource Assessment and Energy Meteorology 
  • From Laboratory to the Real World: Solar Energy Markets, Policies and Initiatives that Enable Commercialization 
  • Water, Food, and Energy Nexus​ 

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Abstract submission 

The deadline for abstract submissions has been extended to 02 April 2017!

Guidelines and details are available under the "Abstract Submission" section of the SWC 2017 website. There is one central abstract upload for the joint conference.


​​The ISES Solar World Congress 2017 will take place together with the IEA Solar Heating and Cooling conference, SHC 2017 at the Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi. 

Sponsoring opportunities 

There are still sponsoring and exhibiting opportunities available for the joint conference. Packages include; session and workshop sponsoring, proceedings sponsoring, welcome reception sponsoring, your logo on the conference bag, and many more.

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