The 2019 Summer School on Modelling Tools for Sustainable Development - OpTIMUS

Published Jun 27, 2019

Trieste, June 19th, 2019

On June, the 10th, the 2019 Summer School on Modelling Tools for Sustainable Development - OpTIMUS  kicked -off at the International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP)  in Trieste, Italy. This year it will feature four different in-depth training tracks, namely: the long-term energy modelling track featuring the OSeMOSYS tool , the geo-spatial electrification track featuring the Open Source Spatial Electrification (OnSSET)  toolkit, the Climate Land Energy Water (CLEW)  integrated assessment track and the data management track. The Summer School is organized and supported by several international institutions, including KTH-dESA , OpTIMUS , the World Bank , ESMAP , UK AID , DFID , UNESCO , UNDESA , UNDP , UNECA  and others. It will end with a Strategic Dialogue of ICTP Summer School on Modelling Tools for Sustainable Development 2019 on June 27th and 28th - and a working meeting under the Round Table Initiative for Strategic Energy Planning on the afternoon of the 28th.