Clean Energy and Sustainability Symposium

The Regional Universities Network (RUN), in conjunction with the Australian Department of Education are proud to support a research delegation to deliver a series of Clean Energy and Sustainability symposiums in Brazil, Colombia, and Chile in March 2024.

Focus of the delegation

RUN in conjunction with the Australian Department of Education are partnering together to diversify and broaden locations of international students and partnerships with a focus on regional Australia. To achieve this RUN are bring a delegation of researchers from regional Australian universities to Latin America.

The delegation will aim to promote the quality of research being undertaken at Australia’s regional universities, raise awareness of these universities as potential partners and study locations, and create direct connections with researchers and academics in the thematic areas of sustainability and the clean energy transition.

The delegation will travel to Brazil, Colombia, and Chile as follows:

18/03/2024Curitiba, Brazil
19/03/2024Curitiba, Brazil
21/03/2024Bogotá, Colombia
22/03/2024Bogotá, Colombia
25/03/2024Santiago, Chile
26/03/2024Santiago, Chile


Information about the delegates can be found here.

Expressions of Interest

As part of the delegation activities, the delegation will conduct a series of symposiums and workshops with networking opportunities. We encourage researchers focused on sustainability and the transition to clean energies, and international or research offices of all interested universities to participate in this workshop.

If you and your institutions are interested in taking part in this activity, please complete the expression of interest form below and the project organisers will be in contact with you by 08 March 2024