World Energy Council - FOREN 2016.

  • N.M.
  • Monday, March 07, 2016
  • Venue: Vox Maris Grand Resort, Costinesti, Constanta County, Romania

FOREN 2016 Organizing Committee is delighted to invite representatives from World Energy Council, WEC Member Committees, WEC/RNC members and other specialists within the national and international energy community, to submit papers for discussion and poster sessions within the Forum, thus sharing their views with other participants and contributing to the technological development of the regional and European energy sector.
The selected papers will be delivered by the authors during the Forum and will be available on USB flash drives to be distributed to all participants. .

  • 1.1. National Policies and Objectives to meet EU Energy-Environment Policy Integration.
  • Terms of Reference
    Forecasts and scenarios of energy demand by 2050; Regional, European and global energy perspective; Energy and Environment Policies; Security of energy supply; The accessibility of energy.

  • 1.2. Safe and Sustainable Supply. Conventional and technological regarding the Renewable Sources. Financial Mechanisms.
  • Terms of Reference
    Large European projects; Carbon pricing; Financial mechanisms.

  • 2. Energy Markets. Market vs Planning. Transmission and Distribution Operators Role in Energy Market. Stability vs Flexibility.
  • Terms of Reference
    Power System Management; Interconnectivity in the European market; The management of interconnected systems; Regional markets; Capacities market; Allocation of cross-border capacities; Communication infrastructure; Safety of data transfer systems; The integration of renewable sources in power system; limits; solutions.

  • 3. Energy Efficiency, Energy Conservation, New Trends and Issues (Session Hosted by AVER)
  • Terms of Reference
    Demand management; New technologies & instruments; Smart grid; Smart city; Storage; Electric vehicles.

  • 4.1. Oil, Gas - Conventional and Unconventional
  • Terms of Reference
    Conventional and unconventional gas and oil; Resources and new exploration perimeters; Modern technologies and environment; Storage; Transport infrastructure; Distribution; Development of LNG infrastructure; Pricing policy and global market.

  • 4.2. Nuclear
  • Terms of Reference
    New nucleartechnologies for power plants; Nuclear waste storage and disposal; Preparation of nuclear fuel; Flexibility of nuclear power plants; Risk and nuclear safety.

  • 5. Coal and Clean Coal Technologies
  • Terms of Reference
    Clean coal technologies; Carbon capture and storage; Co-firing; Coal resources, mining, security; Modern methods of coal mining, environmental issues; Modern solutions for use of combustion products.

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    Submitting Procedure for Papers and Posters The WEC/ RNC Secretariat is pleased to invite authors in energy and energy-related fields to submit papers for FOREN 2016. Their active involvement in this Call for Papers will be a wonderful opportunity to contribute to the development of the CEE regional energy community.
    Paper Preparation Guidelines - General
  • - Authors must submit only FULL PAPERS.
  • - The Paper must contain original material, never published before, which reflect special issues, addressed through finalized research and/or describe new technologies with safe implementation.
  • - The paper must be written in English, in MS Word format, and must not exceed 15 pages in total length.
  • - The paper must include a self-contained one page Executive Summary outlining the aims, scope, core findings and conclusions of the paper. List 3-5 keywords by which the paper might be searched online or identified in indexes.
  • - Authors must specify whether their paper is to be submitted for Discussion Session or Poster Session
  • - The organisers reserve the right to select and include papers into the main discussion sessions and the poster presentations.
  • Publishing and indexing.

    Number of papers and posters presentations: 225
    - 145 papers (29 papers for each discussion session)
    - 80 poster presentations

    Awarding prizes to the best 3 papers
    The best 3 papers of each session will be awarded in the Closing Ceremony as follows:
    - 1st prize: 5000 lei equivalent of 1150 Euro
    - 2nd prize: 3000 lei equivalent of 650 Euro
    - 3rd prize: 2000 lei equivalent of 450 Euro

    A special prize will go to the best paper of each session delivered by the young energy professionals (up to 35 years old): 2000 lei equivalent of 450 Euro for each discussion session.

    The papers submitted will be evaluated and selected by the members of the WEC/RNC Scientific Council and by FOREN Technical Program Committee . The accepted papers will be published in the Forum Proceedings (with ISSN), in electronic format (USB Flash Drive, provided in the delegate bag) and also on the Forum website (post-event). The Forum Proceedings will be BDI indexed. The WEC/RNC Secretariat will retain the copyright to all accepted papers and will authorize suitable reproduction upon request.


  • Paper and Poster Submission Opens: 1 September 2015
  • Paper and Poster Submission Deadline: 28 February 2016
  • Selected Papers Notification: 31 March 2016
  • Registration Deadline for authors: 30 April 2016
  • Registration as Participant: 30 April 2016
  • Presentation at the Forum: 12-16 June 2016

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