14th - 16th September 2022

Museum of Liverpool, UK

Welcome to “Electronics for Sustainable Societies” – the eFutures Conference exploring how electronic technologies might shape a more sustainable future for all.

The Conference will be in person, held at Liverpool’s iconic waterfront museum.

It will include a gala dinner at Liverpool’s Maritime Museum (Thursday 15th September).

Registration is now open and our Accessibility Grants Program is receiving applications.

Conference Themes Include:

  • Electronics for Sustainable Lives
  • Eco Design
  • Sustainable ICT
  • Electronics for Monitoring the Climate Crisis
  • Sustainable Materials & NanoDevices

Confirmed Speakers Include:

Prof. Deji Akinwande, University of Texas (Austin)

Dr Gustavo Ardila, Grenoble INP 

Dr. Shweta Agarwala, Aarhus University

Dr Pedro Barquinha, CENIMAT, NOVA University Lisboa

Prof. Steve Beeby, University of Southampton

Dr Jan Druschke, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft

Dr. Colin Fitzpatrick, University of Limerick

Prof Piers Forster, University of Leeds

Prof. Steve Furber, University of Manchester

Prof. Layi Alatise, University of Warwick

Prof. Yang Hao, Queen Mary, University of London 

Prof. Lawrence Hardwick, University of Liverpool

Dr Phil Hwang, University of Huddersfield

Prof. Adrian Ionescu,  École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (ÉPFL)

Prof. Karl Whittle, University of Liverpool

Prof. Melanie Jaeger-Erben, TU Berlin

Prof. Hannah Joyce, University of Cambridge

Dr Jeff Kettle, University of Glasgow

Dr Alejandra Meca Fàbrega

Prof. Jean-Pierre Raskin, Université catholique de Louvain

Prof. Clara Santato, Polytechnique Montréal

Prof. Karsten Schischke, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft

Dr Maria Smolander, VTT Finland

Dr. Emilija Stojmenova Duh, University of Ljubljana

Dr Koji Tanaka, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency

Prof. Magda Titirici, Imperial College London

Workshops and Tutorials on:
Open Source Hardware (Prof Rob Mullins, University of Cambridge)

Memristive devices for low power memory and computing applications (Prof Wei Zhang, Liverpool John Moores University)

More to be announced shortly

Industry Innovation Event, Wednesday 14th September


Interactive sessions with:

  • UKRI Circular Economy Team
  • UKRI Environmental Sustainability Team
  • Bookable meetings with EPRSC ICT theme portfolio managers