Iceland Geothermal Conference 2013
Iceland Geothermal Conference 2013, an international conference on geothermal was helt 5-8 March 2013 at Harpa Conference Centre in Reykjavik, Iceland and is hosted by the Iceland Geothermal initiative. This conference is one of its joint efforts the initiative has been building up. (www.geothermalconference.is)
The overall theme of the Iceland Geothermal Conference 2013 was to share effective exploration methods, learn how to maximize the utilization of geothermal energy from veterans and explore ways to realize geothermal projects with less risk and higher profitability. Focus on the geothermal value chain.
Roughly 600 participants, delegates, and exhibitors attended the conference to discuss changes and forward thinking within the energy industry, with 55 presentations given by global figureheads within the industry. The program can be found here
The closing presentation was made by President Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, who briefed the challenges posed by global warming and his vision of how Iceland’s green economy can serve as a model to the rest of the world, which has been described as a world-class leader in the use and development of geothermal technologies. His presentation can be seen here
We welcome you to the next Iceland Geothermal Conference, taking place in April 2016; a short preview for the next event can be seen, don´t miss it next time: video