IGC - Forum 2016
The 12th International Geothermal Conference IGC Forum 2016 will be held for the second time in Offenburg from 24 to 25 February 2016. In cooperation with Messe Offenburg the IGC Forum 2016 presents the prelude for the networking event of the geothermal industry one day before GeoTHERM. The two-day event IGC Forum 2016 offers an attractive programme. IGC participants are invited to the immediate following event GeoTHERM.
► IGC-Forum & IGC-Lounge________________________________________
The first day of the IGC Forum 2016 starts in the afternoon of February 24, 2016 with various discussion forums on current issues of geothermal energy. Within only a few years, Turkey has moved away from a slow paced geothermal development into a high prospective future investment. Forum I outlines the highly topical subject of the economic potential and opportunities for the “Geothermal Energy Market in Turkey” to all industry insider. To all expert audience Forum II "New Developments in Drilling Technology" reflects the current state-of-the art within the latest testing phases of hard-rock drilling research projects. Language of the day is English.
The morning of February 25, 2016 starts with two parallel forums that offer opportunities for a further exchange of experiences. Forum III gives an insight into the current status on "International projects: New Development & Lessons learnt". Forum language is English. Since years the geothermal branch knows about the importance to involve all stakeholders into the project. Ways and strategies of a successful communication and technical possibilities are presented in Forum IV "Dialog und Maßnahmen zur Akzeptanzförderung". Forum language is German. The afternoon concentrates on new approaches of "Exploration of Geothermal Reservoirs & Risk Mitigation" in Forum V. Forum language is English.