This scientific-industrial activity is aimed at researchers and professionals from industry, academy, research centers and postgraduate students.

The Objective

The objective of this activity is to present recent research developed in this region and the world on issues of industrial minerals and energy with emphasis on lithium, nitrates and solar energy, and build national and international collaborations networks, between industry and university for promoting the applied research made at Universities of Chile and the world.


  • Lithium Processes, life cycle assessment, and Sustainability.
  • Energy storage materials.
  • Energy storage: Lithium batteries and Hydrogen.
  • Thermal energy storage.
  • Nanomaterials for energy storage and photovoltaic panels.
  • Photovoltaic energy conversion technologies.

Guest lecturers

Prof. M. Helena Braga (The University of Porto, Portugal)

Prof. Vasilis Fthenakis (Center for Life Cycle Analysis -Columbia University, USA.)

Prof. Luisa F. Cabeza (University of Lleida-Spain)

Prof. Clare Grey (Cambridge University, UK.)

Prof. Mohammed Farid (Auckland University, New Zealand)

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