International Green Energy Conference


Conference Topics


Important Dates & Conference Fees


Conference Format


Conference Committees


Call for Papers


Registration & On-Campus Accommodation


Off-Campus Accommodation


Conference Program


Direction to the University of Waterloo


Parking on Campus


Airport Shuttle




Invited Keynote Speakers

Airport Shuttle


Airways Transit provides shared ride door-to-door service between Kitchener-Waterloo-Cambridge and the Toronto and Hamilton airports.




For Toronto airport transfers we have obtained a reduced conference rate of $40.00 per person, one way, tax included. Please identify yourself as an IGEC 2005 delegate when making your reservation to receive this reduced fare. There is no conference rate available for Hamilton airport. Hamilton fares: 1 passenger: $65.00, 2 passengers: $90.00, 3 passengers: $ 98.00. All fares are one-way, tax included.


All reservations require prepayment by credit card at time of booking. No shows are charged at full fare and cancellations made less than 12 hours prior to flight arrival or less than 12 hours prior to pick-up time will be charged at full fare.




To Book Transfers


By phone:       519-886-2121    24 hours


Registration and On-Campus Accommodation

Registration for the conference and on-campus accommodation is handled by the University of Waterloo Conference Centre. On-campus accommodation charge is:

          Single Room per night - $48.00 plus 12% tax

          Double Room per person per night - $33.00 plus 12% taxes.


To register for the first time, please fill out the on-line registration form here.


Modifications to existing registration and/or further questions regarding registration can be directed to the Conference Centre:


By email: or

By phone: (519) 884-5400


Payments by cheque must be received within two weeks of registration and mailed to the following address:


University of Waterloo Conference Centre

c/o IGEC 2005

Ron Eydt Village

Box 16610

Waterloo, ON   N2J 4C1


Conference Objectives

The International Green Energy Conference (IGEC) is a multi–disciplinary international conference on the use of energy with no or reduced environmental impact and will provide a forum for the exchange of latest technical information, for the dissemination of the high-quality research results, for the presentation of the new developments in the area of energy and environment and for the debate and shaping of future directions and priorities in sustainable development and energy security.

Conference Theme

The theme of the conference is energy diversity, energy localization, energy security and sustainable development.

Who Should Attend the Conference

The conference will be of particular value and interest to researchers, scientists, engineers and practitioners who are working in the relevant field of energy and environment, from policy making, technical development to management and marketing.


The conference will be held at the University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Established in 1957, the University is one of the leading postsecondary institutions in Canada, known for its undergraduate co-op program, the largest of its kind in the world, and for the innovation of its faculty and students. Located in the Southwestern Ontario, approximately an hour drive away from Toronto and three hours drive away from Detroit, Waterloo is situated in the heart of Canada’s Technology Triangle area, known for its high-tech industry.


Organized by:


The Advanced Energy Systems (AES) Division of the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering (CSME)


In Cooperation With:
Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), and
International Association for Hydrogen Energy


June 12-16, 2005


Waterloo, Ontario