2021 Research Symposium

Future Energy Systems 2021 Research Symposium

Monday, 20 September - Friday, 24 September, 2021

Part of the 2021 Energy Week, celebrating excellence in energy research across the UofA campus.

Featuring presentations, pitches, and posters from Future Energy Systems students and post-doctoral fellows, this event showcases research and provides unique interdisciplinary networking opportunities for all participants.

Due to health restrictions around mass gatherings, this year's symposium is moving online. Each day will feature virtual presentations from Future Energy Systems HQP, including morning research talk sessions Monday through Friday and posters live throughout the week on Twitter, including a poster presentation marquee event on Monday afternoon. 

Top presenters are now announced!

Participate in the Symposium

The agenda for the 2021 FES Research Symposium is now available. Find out about our six session topics, including Alternative Fuels (Monday, Sept 20), Hydrocarbons (Tuesday, Sept 21), Landscapes (Tuesday, Sept 21), Renewables (Wednesday, Sept 22), Energy Storage (Wednesday, Sept 22), and Systems and Futures (Thursday, Sept 23).


Want to peruse all the posters? Find out more about all the poster presentations, and don't miss the launch of the Poster event on Monday, Sept 20.

Poster Hall

Registration is now open! You can register for each session that you are interested in attending.


We are very pleased to recognize the winners of the Oral Presentation Competition, as well as the audience favourites of the Twitter Poster Hall.

Winners Hall