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Advanced Master in Energy Management: 2016 Energy Study Trip to Barcelona

Study Trip to Barcelona for Advanced Master in Energy Management students
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26 January 2017

Back from Barcelona, our destination in 2016, with all the students of the GEM/Ense3 advanced Advanced Master in Energy Management & Marketing, our 2 days visit at the Energy Utility Week exhibition was again the place to be to observe the latest major trends in the European electricity markets.

Through direct contacts and access to high level conferences (with top tier Utilities, manufacturers, regulators, startups, consulting firms...), students were able to focus their attention on the current key issues and market innovations in the European context.

Last but not least, it was also a good  opportunity to see beautiful well-known places in Barcelona (eg Sagrada Familia, Güell Park, Inner-center...), mixed with few compagnies visits (Engie 's Districlima heat&cold network, Schneider Electric headquarters).

Study trip pictures 
waiting for the next trip in 2017...

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