SusTEM2019 in China

‌The Network is organising the 5th Sustainable Thermal Energy Management International Conference (SusTEM2019) as a continuation of the series of SusTEM Conferences in 2010, 2011, 2015 and 2017. 

SusTEM2019 will be organised jointly with Zhejiang University (ZJU) in Hangzhou, China. Established in 1897, ZJU is one of China’s oldest Universities and is currently recognised as one of China’s top-ranked universities. The organising committee of ZJU is led by Professor Zitao Yu, Vice Dean of the College of Energy Engineering, with assistance from Professor Zhentao Liu, Director of the Institute of Power Machinery and Vehicle Engineering.  

The scope of SusTEM2019 will focus on thermal systems and cover heat decarbonisation. Relevant topics include but are not limited to industrial waste heat utilisation and recovery; industrial energy, materials and products; building energy management and performance; heating and cooling systems; thermal networks; thermal storage; carbon capture, utilisation and storage; control, modelling and optimisation; energy efficiency; and economics, environmental impacts and policy challenges.

SusTEM2019 will consist of keynote speeches, oral presentations, poster exhibition, conference dinner, a culture tour and a site visit. ‎For all enquiries, please contact the Network Manager, Dr Janie Ling-Chin (j.l.chin{at} or the Network Admin Support, Wendy Taylor (wendy.taylor{at}

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