March 7-8, 2018


The 21st Sede Boqer Symposium, organized by the Ben-Gurion National Solar Energy Center, took place on Ben-Gurion University's Sede Boqer Campus. 

We are pleased to announce that the following leaders in their respective fields agreed to be our
Keynote Speakers:

Michael Grätzel
Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne

“Metal halide perovskites as powerful light harvesters
for the generation of electricity and fuels from sunlight"

Katharina Krischer
Technische Universität München

“Solar Fuel Generation with Plasmonic Photoelectrochemistry"

Silke Christiansen
Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB)

“Three-dimensional nano-architectures for solar energy conversion -
synthesis, characterization and device integration"

Confirmed Invited Speakers:

▪ Noam Adir – The Technion, Israel
▪ Anna Köhler, University of Bayreuth
▪ Shengzhong Liu – Shaanxi Normal University, China
▪ Garry Rumbles – NREL, USA
▪ Carlos Silva – Georgia Tech, USA
▪ Natalie Stingelin – Imperial College, UK and Georgia Tech, USA
▪ Pavel Troshin – Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
▪ Alexis Vossier – CNRS, France
▪ Arik Yochelis BIDR, BGU 

Organizing Committee

Eugene A. Katz 
Daniel Feuermann
Arik Yochelis

Conference Administration 
Shoshana Dann
Tel. 08-6596934
Fax: 08-6596736

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