LightChEC Symposium & Summer School

LightChEC Symposium & Summer School

The LightChEC Summer School aims to foster the collaboration of the different disciplines researching artificial photosynthesis.

Start Date 04.09.2022 - 16:00
Event End 08.09.2022 - 14:00
Location Eurotel Victoria Les Diablerets

By inviting experts in molecular chemistry and materials science, the students taking part in the school will participate in lectures and group work led by experienced researchers in the field. Thew will have time to discuss their projects not only with each other but also with the international experts.


Sunday, 4 Sept: Welcome and Registration

Monday, 5 Sept: Symposium
with presentations by various experts from academia and industry, followed by dinner and the first poster session.

Confirmed external speakers:

  • Dr. Aaron Appel - PNNL, USA
  • Prof. Theodor Agapie - Caltech, USA
  • Dr. Lydia Petermann - CataLight, DE
  • Representative from Casale SA, CH

Tuesday, 6 Sept - Thursday, 8 Sept: LightChEC Summer School
composed of lectures given by international experts, case study workshops, and poster sessions.

Confirmed lecturers:

  • Prof. Sascha Ott, Uppsala University, SWE
  • Prof. Ludmilla Steier, University of Oxford, UK
  • Prof. Carsten Streb, Ulm University, DE 

Registration is open until the beginning of May.
The participation fee is CHF 250, including room and full board.