Advocate Events

The programme of technical workshops and summer schools that will be provided by the ADVOCATE training network is summarised below. These events will be delivered jointly by the academic and industry partners within ADVOCATE, with support from external scientists and other experts. All events are available for attendance by external participants and dates for each will be provided on request. Contact the network Project Manager, Gabriella Kakonyi, for further details.

Workshop, location and date
  • Project and time management – academic & industry perspective (United Kingdom, 2011) Download flyer here
  • Analysis and interpretation of biodegradation processes using standard and molecular microbial methods (Poland, 2012) Download flyer here
  • Application of innovative methods for site characterisation, water and contaminant flux measurement in the subsurface (Germany, 2012) Download flyer here
  • Interpretation and statistical analysis of environmental data (Belgium, 2013) Download flyer here
  • Soil and groundwater remediation : sustainable management strategies, effective clean-up methods and emerging contaminants (Poland, 2013) Download flyer here
  • Career workshop, employment opportunities, developing an effective job search strategy, CVs and job applications (Switzerland, 2014) Download flyer here
  • IPR/legal issues for research and technology development, commercialisation, media inputs, expert witnessing (United Kingdom, 2014) Download flyer here
Summer school, location and date
  • Assessment of contaminant source identification, natural processes and remediation performance using stable isotopes, with field sampling and lab analysis (Germany, 2012) Download flyer here
  • Principles application of flow and transport modelling in the subsurface (Belgium, 2013) Download flyer here
  • Building interdisciplinary tools for long-term contaminated site management (Germany, 2014) Download flyer here
International conference, location and date


Associated Partners