The UQ Energy Initiative is much more than only our Energy Exchange Industry Engagement, and Energy Express Seminars! Please check this space regularly for other events that may be of interest to you.


Coal: Here today, where tomorrow?

10 March 2020 6:00pm7:15pm
Grattan Institute are pleased to stage this event. Coal earned Australia almost $70 billion in export revenue in 2018-19, yet the industry’s future is uncertain. Unless carbon capture and storage can be deployed widely, rapidly and cheaply, tackling climate change will mean that the world will demand less of our coal. What does this mean for Queensland, and Australia?

Asia Pacific Unconventional Resources Technology Conference

18 November 2019 9:00am19 November 2019 5:30pm
A joint effort between the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) and the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG), the Asia Pacific Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (Asia Pacific URTeC)

SENergy 2019

22 August 2019 6:30pm8:00pm
When it comes to the power sector, what is most important to us? The reliability of our electricity? The cost? The impact on the environment? Are we willing to compromise in any of these areas?

Professor Kenny Kwok, University of Sydney

7 August 2019 2:30pm3:30pm
This presentation presents the findings of recent research undertaken collaboratively at The University of Sydney, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Western Sydney University in the applications of building-integrated wind turbines and other wind power generation systems in an urban environment

A/Professor Susan Park "Governance Gaps and Accountability Traps in the Global Shift to Renewable Energy"

5 July 2019 2:00pm3:00pm
Susan Park is an Associate Professor in International Relations at the University of Sydney

Exploration of oil & gas and other minerals as prospective resources to meet energy needs in Uruguay

30 May 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Free Seminar by Pablo Gristo Savornin, MSc (Geoscience Manager of ANCAP, the national oil company of Uruguay)

IAH (International Association of Hydrogeologists) Queensland Branch

30 October 2018 4:30pm5:30pm
As part of the 2018 NCGRT/IAH Distinguished Lecture Series, Dr Jenny Stauber (Chief Research Scientist from CSIRO Land and Water) will give a presentation on “Groundwater Quality: An Ecotoxicology Perspective”

Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies Conference, October 2018

21 October 2018 9:00am26 October 2018 1:00pm
The GHGT conferences are held every two years in IEAGHG's member countries and have become a focal point for international research on CO2 capture and storage. The conference series rotates between North America, Europe and Asia, and in October 2018 it will be Melbourne's turn to host

SENergy 2018

4 October 2018 6:30pm9:00pm
The UQ Student Energy Network (UQ SEN) cordially invites you to 'SENergy', our student led forum which aims to discuss the trade-offs between Human Development Index (HDI) and Carbon emissions, through a controlled and relaxed platform

Mr Craig Reucassel "The War on Waste"

2 October 2018 6:00pm7:30pm
Craig is an Australian writer and comedian who is best known for his work with The Chaser and for going through your bins on The War on Waste

Australian Energy Week 2018, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

8 May 2018 8:30am11 May 2018 3:00pm
The sense that 2018 is a make-or-break year for energy policy and the energy markets is palpable - and this year's Australian Energy Week program underscores that feeling

The 2nd Australia-Japan Symposium on Carbon Resource Utilisation

15 April 2018 9:00am18 April 2018 5:00pm
Following on from the successful inaugural AJSCRU held in Melbourne in 2016, this two-day symposium offers a unique opportunity for researchers, academia and industry partners from both Australia and Japan to exchange technical knowledge, and to discuss opportunities and challenges related to the sustainable utilisation of diverse carbon resources. It also recognises the potential for Australia and Japan's R&D communities to work closely together in solving these challenges

EECON2018 "Connected Futures – The power of working together"

5 April 2018 9:00am6 April 2018 5:00pm
The Electric Energy Society of Australia (EESA) takes great pleasure in inviting you to EECON 2018 at the Royal International Convention Centre, Brisbane on 5 & 6 April 2018

The Future of Queensland's Renewable Energy: What are the pros and cons?

23 November 2017 6:00pm8:30pm
The Queensland Academy of Arts and Sciences invites you, colleagues and friends to hear two of Queensland's leading commentators debate this topic

Hydraulic Fracturing in Naturally Fractured Reservoirs - Lessons from modeling and experiments

16 November 2017 2:00pm3:30pm
The UQ Centre for Coal Seam Gas is delighted to welcome Professor Jon Olson (Professor and Department Chair in Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering, The University of Texas) to The University of Queensland

Dorothy Hill Women in Earth Sciences Symposium

15 November 2017 9:00am16 November 2017 5:00pm
The University of Queensland’s School of Earth and Environmental Sciences is proud to host the inaugural Dorothy Hill Women in Earth Sciences Symposium on Wednesday 15 to Thursday 16 November 2017

It's All About Energy

18 August 2017 1:00pm9:00pm
On Friday 18 August, during National Science Week, we offered a full afternoon and evening of talks and presentations, bringing together a wide array of experts in their fields

Energy Perspectives Conference 2014

20 November 2014 7:00pm8:00pm
The UQ Energy Initiative was delighted to hold the inaugural UQEI Energy Perspectives conference on 20 November 2014 in the GHD Auditorium (Advanced Engineering Building, The University of Queensland)