PhD Academy on Sustainability and Technology 2012 announced

The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) is organizing its annual PhD Academy on Sustainability and Technology in January/February 2012, in the Swiss Alps. This Academy is concerned with the role of institutions and actors  (e.g. public  policy or firms) for technical change towards a lowcarbon society. This may also be of interest to PhD students online casinos australia who are active in foresight-related fields. Potential participants can apply by sending a proposal abstract of a paper on their topic of choice.

The suggested topics include:

  • Public policies for fostering low-carbon technologies
  • Corporate technology and innovation strategies related to climate change
  • Technological innovation systems in the context of climate change
  • The role of developing countries in developing and diffusing low-carbon technologies
  • Socio-technical assessment and forecasting of low-carbon technologies

The deadline for application is September 15, 2011.

See for more information the ETH website.