SAE² 2018

Based on the success of the previous three Summer Academies, we proudly announce the organization of this years SAE Summer Academy on Energy.

The SAE Summer Academy on Energy will be held from 12th to 17th August (+2 Post Academy days), 2018, in Budapest, Hungary.

The main goal of the summer academy is come to know the possible ways of implementation energy storage technologies from user level to transmission system applications.


For application:

  • Fill in the application form.
  • To complete your application, please send the following documents via e-mail to The deadline of sending the enclosements is 3 days after filling in the application form, but no later than 20th April, 2018.
    • Passport photocopy
    • Resume/CV
    • Cover letter
    • Recommendation from a professor of your university
  • Pay the 100 EUR deposit. Your registration deposit is part of your registration fee: it is not an additional fee. The deposit confirms your registration. (Payment information in the confirmation e-mail, after filling in the application form.)

Application form



Application deadline: 20th April 2018

Application deposit Payment deadline: 6th May 2018

Early-bird Payment deadline: 8th June 2018

Final Payment deadline: 6th July 2018




Early bird payment

until 8th June, 2018

Regular payment (Full price)

until 6th July, 2018

Registration fee350 EUR400 EUR
One optional day fee50 EUR
Both optional days fee80 EUR


The registration fee includes:

One optional day fee includes: (18th August, 2018)

Both optional days fee includes:

Cancellation policy:

In case of cancellation the deposit cannot be refunded. Only written cancellation can be accepted.

After paying the registration fee cancellations can be accepted not later than 1st August, 2018. For these cancellations a refund of 70% of the paid fee above the deposit can be done.

Visa information:

For visa information please visit the following site:

In case you need an invitation letter for visa purposes, please contact us at the following e-mail address:


Who can apply?

All university and college students can apply from all over the world, including BSc, MSc and PhD students. We warmly welcome students from fields engineering, IT, economics, science and management.

Program, topics include:

The whole week Academy contains not only lectures but site visits and exciting team task in the topic of energy storage. After the technical programs social events are open for the participants where they have the opportunity to discover the terasures of Budapest.

Topics include:

The main task of the summer academy is to plan a solution to a particular group of problem by using different storage technologies, in addition to certain premisses, justifying technical correction and economic competitiveness.

Beyond the professional development, this event wants to provide an opportunity for students, working on different fields of engineering, to make international contacts with other talented students.

Academy language: English


Sponsors, partners: