Training – Fourth Doctoral School – January | February 2024

The Fourth Doctoral School of the European Training Network project SMARTGYsum brings a new appointment among the six main networkwide training events that will be organized during this project. The school will continue ESRs’ participation in special courses, each giving a certificate worth 1 ECTS credit. It will also include social events to get to know each other among the consortium members, improve research integration between the project beneficiaries and partners, and establish long-lasting collaboration between the ESRs. ESRs will also present their activities to the EU experts during a one-day evaluation meeting.

Receive 1 ECTS credit worth Certificate per course

Get to know each other in the social events

Improve research integration between projects

Establish longlasting collaboration with the ESRs

Fourth Doctoral School

January 29 - February 2, 2024
Salerno Photography
The Fourth Doctoral School will be held at the University of Salerno – Campus Fisciano. Schools of Engineering Building block E (building in blue color, with a big "E" letter on the top), it is clearly visible from the University Bus Terminal. (How to get the University Campus)
Salerno, is located in Campania region, very close to the wonderful Amalfi Coast (UNESCO World Heritage Site) and to Pompeii and Paestum (famous archaeological sites)
It is easy to get to Salerno from Napoli International Airport as well as from other Italian cities connected by the high speed trains TAV
Institution Course Date Credits Course Flyer
Universitá Commerciale Luigi Bocconi Entrepreneurship and social entrepreneurship in local energy production and consumption: Innovative business models for Energy Communities 30/01/2024 1 ECTS
Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences University Power converters for Hydrogen energy systems 30/01/2024 1 ECTS
Christian-Albrechts-Universitaet Zu Kiel Smart Transmission and Smart Transformer 31/01/2024 1 ECTS
Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche-Istituto di Ingegneria del Mare Maximum power point tracking (MPPT) techniques for renewable energy sources 31/01/2024 1 ECTS
Karlsruhe Institut für Technologie Real-time modelling and power in the loop testing 01/02/2024 1 ECTS
Universitá degli Studi di Salerno Battery modelling and identification based on EIS 01/02/2024 1 ECTS
SEXTANT Patents and intellectual property rights 02/02/2024 1 ECTS
After the preliminary registration (initially up to November 28, 2023), each participant will have to formalize the inscription by paying the registration fee of 520€ on this link, where you can also find more information on registration fees.

This invoice includes:

  • Meals
  • Access to the training and technical activities
*There is a reduced fee for supervisors and professors

An agreement is achieved with Grand Hotel Salerno, with discounted rates for SmartgySUM Atendees.
The rooms are limited, fill the hotel reservation form and send it by e-mail to
Details fot payments can be asked directly to the hotel.
Please, note that your registration data might be shared with the Hotel administration.

  • November 8, 2023 – Registration system opening
  • November 28, 2023 – Preliminary registration limit
  • December 12, 2023 – Full program availability
  • January 12, 2024 – Participation fee payment
  • January 12, 2024 – List of admission confirmation to the courses

Symposium Secretariat

Giovanni Petrone
University of Salerno