Theme Energy efficiency, renewable energy, energy technology
Title Sustainable Energy Training for Latin America 
Dates 17-21 November 2014
Venue Santiago, Chile
Language English and Spanish (simultaneous interpretation in both languages)
Deadline 15 September 2014
Participating countries Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Surinam, Urugual, Venezuela

This training event will feature 2 parallel courses:

  • Energy Efficiency Policy and Measures
  • Renewable Energy Policy and Technology

The training will provide participants with the latest analysis and trends in energy efficiency and low-carbon energy policy and planning. Leading experts from the IEA and other institutions will present recent developments from the Latin America region and around the world. Participants will become familiar with a range of recognised methodologies and tools for analysis and policy-formulation at the national level for the medium to long-term.


By invitation: official invitations have been sent to all national ministries responsible for energy and to a number of energy industry stakeholders to nominate 3 internal candidates to attend the training. Please enquire internally about receiving a nomination.

By open registration: a limited number of places are available for open registration. Energy professionals from both the public and private sectors are eligible to apply. If requests exceed the available places, a selection procedure will apply.

A good level of English and/or Spanish language is required in order to benefit from the course.

To register, please complete the Online Application Form.

The deadline for both official nominations and open registration is 15 September 2014.

Fees,  costs and financial assistance

Attending the training sessions is FREE of charge.

Funding is available for up to 3 official nominees from each participating country (round trip economy flight, accommodation and per diem).

Participants using the open registration option must cover their own travel and accommodation costs.

Contact For specific inquiries about this course contact:
Group size 60 people (30 per course)
Course Programme (summary) ‌See agenda
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