ÖGOR - IHS Workshop 2017

12th ÖGOR – IHS Workshop & ÖGOR Working Group on 'Mathematical Economics and Optimization in the Energy Sector' 2017


Thursday, April 27, 2017, 12:00 a.m. - 06:15 p.m. &
Friday, April 28, 2017, 9:00 a.m. - max. 04:00 p.m.


Institut für Höhere Studien (IHS), Josefstädter Straße 39, 1080 Wien
Hörsaal E02


Gerold Petritsch, EVN
Daniel Huppmann, IIASA
Leopold Sögner, IHS

Presentations in German or English
No workshop fee.


The preliminary program will be updated here regularly as of end of January.

Program focus

'The role of natural gas in the energy system of the future'
'Oligopoly and weaknesses in market design: game theory and behavioral economics'
'Modeling of Demand Side Management, virtual power plants and storage media'
'Forecasting methods for sales and spot prices'
'Stochastic medium-term models (micro- and macroeconomics)'

Submission of Presentations

Please send the planned title plus a short abstract (100-200 words, German or English) to gerold.petritsch(at)evn.at.
Submission deadline: February 20, 2017.
Please let us know the year of birth in case the Award for Junior Researches might become applicable.


Please send your informal application (name, address, mobile phone) by mail to gerold.petritsch(at)evn.at and let us know if you will participate on both days and if you will come to the Heurigen! We reserve the right to reject late applications!

Award for the best Presentation of a Junior Researcher younger than 30 years of age

In memory of Prof. Wolfgang Polasek who passed away in 2013 an award of € 200 for the best presentation of a Junior Researcher (year of birth 1987 or younger) will be donated for the third time. Previous winners are Dr. Elke Moser (Energieallianz Austria) and Bettina Burgholzer (TU Wien Energy Economics Group).

Social Program

Before the official start of the Workshop: lunch in the neighborhood of the IHS (lecturers will be invited)
Coffee Breaks on invitation of IHS
Thursday evening Heuriger in the 16th district Ottakring (lecturers will be invited)

Sponsored by: EVN