The next, 34th International Symposium of the Section IV of CIGR is coming.

"This edition will continue successful exchange of information and experience in bioenergy and renewable technologies from the past symposiums. The new challenges and opportunities make this conference an ideal place to share new ideas and solutions for renewable energy."

We would like to invite you to share your experience and your papers with academicians, teachers and professionals.

The leading topics covered during this Symposium include:

  • Carbon tax
  • Nuclear energy
  • Biomass gasification
  • Sustainable energy in agriculture
  • Biodiversity of energy plants

Workshop on Bio-Energy

workshop image Along with the Symposium, we have invited special guests from the USA. They will perform a 2013 WORKSHOP ON BIO-ENERGY AND BIO-FUELS AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE GLOBAL ECONOMY. It will take place in the same location, on September 17th, 2013.

This workshop will be held in pararell with similar one, performed in Brisbane, Australia.

The main topics of the Workshop are:

  • Cellulose and non-cellulosic ethanol – costs, benefits and obstacles (technical, policy etc.) to further development;
  • Algal capture of CO2 to produce of biodiesel and other fuels;
  • Plant based chemical feedstocks and high value precursors;
  • Capture of energy from livestock and urban waste (sewerage, compostable household refuse etc.)
  • Impact of government policy, legislation and regulations on employing biorenewables.

Our Sponsors

CIGR (International Commision of Agricultural Engineering)

Krakow to business (krk2b)


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Our Twitter feed

We have prepared a Twitter feed for anyone interested in latest updates of this Symposium. We are going to post statuses frequently and encourage you to follow us.

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Call for papers

The next, 34th CIGR Section IV Symposium Meeting to be held in Cracow, Poland 16-18 September, 2013. This conference is organized by Faculty of Power Engineering and Energetic at University of Agriculture in Cracow, Poland.

We have just sent our first announcement and Call for papers notification. We hope to have a numerous response from our potential attendees.

We invite you to take part in our scientific event – all accepted papers will be published in a conference materials. We are going to submit symposium proceedings to be indexed by Web of Science.

Contact Information

CIGR 2013 Committee
address: 116b Balicka Street, 30-199 Krakow, POLAND
phone: +48 12 662 46 24
phone: +48 12 662 46 28