Fourth Energy Community Summer School inspires next generation of energy leaders

26 August 2019

The fourth edition of the Energy Community Summer School took off on 24 August in the historic rooms of the Museum of the Jagiellonian University in the Collegium Maius in Krakow, Poland. The Summer School participants were warmly welcomed by Janez Kopač, Director of the Energy Community Secretariat, Dirk Buschle, Dean of the Summer School and Secretariat’s Deputy Director, and Professor Andrzej Adamski, Proxy Rector at Jagiellonian University. The opening ceremony was also attended by senior representatives of the Polish Government and the European Commission. 

Over the course of the week, 40 postgraduate students and young professionals will gain knowledge of the economic, sustainability, technical, legal and political dimensions of energy sectors. Thanks to more than 35 lectures, the participants will be immersed into the latest energy governance trends via interactive group works, debates, lectures and site visits.

The project is organized by the Energy Community Secretariat in cooperation with the Visegrad Fund, Jagiellonian Univesity and AGH University of Science and Technology from Kraków, Poland. Polis University, Tirana; Comenius University, Bratislava; Jagiellonian University, Krakow; Masaryk University, Brno and REKK, Budapest act as project partners since 2016.