European Week 2012 - Plug n' Roll : transport and electricity

General description

Do you think we will be able to replace oil with electricity ?

From electric cars to trains, this energy is considered as a profitable alternative to petrol.

Our French high speed train can teach us a lot on how to move quick and clean!

So, come to Paris and board our car to discover our secrets and become the engineer of tomorrow !

What are you waiting for ? We are all crazy frenchies, full of energy, ready to make you live the most eccentric days of your life !

Academic information

Fields of activity:
Electrical/Electromechanical Engineering , Electronic/Electrotechnical Engineering , Environmental Engineering , Industrial Engineering , Industrial Management , Mining/Mineral Resources Engineering , Petroleum Engineering , Power Engineering , Production Engineering/Management , Transport Engineering
Content and topics:
During this course, you will attend to lectures, case studies and company visits about electricity and its use in transport.
Learning goals and objectives:
Reflect on the efficiency of electricity use in transport, and consider its advantages and limitations.
Examination type:
Written exam at the end of the week.
ECTS credits issued:
Not known yet

Information for applicants

Selection criteria:
If you are both interested in the subject and you have a mad desire to see France and make this event unforgettable, for sure you're in!

Practical arrangements

All of the following are covered by the event fee:

Rooms (with bathroom and toilets) in campus flats will be shared between two participants.
You will discover a wide range of French food, and not only wine and cheese... We will cook breakfast and dinners, and you will have lunch at our school restaurant.
We will take the subway to go to the center of Paris or to Supelec, otherwise we will take the bus for other travels.