Monday, 2.3.2020 – Tuesday, 3.3.2020

at

the Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Germany

 

Organizer

Chair for Environmental Meteorology
Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg

in collaboration with

Research Centre Human Biometeorology, German Meteorological Service, Freiburg

and

Society for the Promotion of Human Biometeorological Research in Germany

 

Scope:
The aim of the symposium is to setup and scout new directions and possibilities for future research trajectories and applications in human biometeorology. The conference includes sessions on:

  • Human biometeorology in a changing global climate
  • Communication and warning systems in human biometeorology
  • Development and application of thermal indices
  • Human biometeorology in urban environments
  • Planning and human biometeorology
  • Crowdsourcing, big data, and new observational and modelling systems in human biometeorology

Scientific Program

The tentative scientific program is available here.

For more information see the Flyer:
Flyer

Registration:
Register here

Travel information:
Freiburg is well connected within Europe by train (see Deutsche Bahn, "Freiburg Hbf" is Freiburg's Main Station).

The nearest Airport is EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg (BSL) from which busses transfer you within 1 hr to the city centre of Freiburg (e.g. FlixBus, choose “Basel EuroAirport” and “Freiburg (i. Br.)”). Other nearby Airports are Frankfurt (FRA, 2hr train ride to Freiburg with Deutsche Bahn) or Zürich in Switzerland (ZRH, 2,5 h train ride to Freiburg with SBB or Deutsche Bahn).

Accomodation:
The conference will take place in the historic town of Freiburg (Löwenstraße 16, 79089 Freiburg), an area, where also most hotels are located within walking distance.
The booking service of the city of Freiburg makes it easy and fast to book various accommodations in Freiburg.
You can book accomodations directly online:
https://visit.freiburg.de/en

Alternatively, you can get in touch with the booking service directly:
Booking Service Freiburg
Kerstin Schultheis
Phone: +49 (0) 761 3881 1516
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Deadline for submission of abstracts:

15. November 2019


Conference fee:
The conference fee will be €75. Participants will receive an invoice with detailed payment instructions early January 2020.

There is a limited number of competitive travel grants available for participants from less developed countries. To inquire about travel support, please contact Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist vor Spambots geschützt! Zur Anzeige muss JavaScript eingeschaltet sein!

Contact:
Prof. Dr. Andreas Matzarakis, Email: Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist vor Spambots geschützt! Zur Anzeige muss JavaScript eingeschaltet sein! or

Prof. Dr. Andreas Christen, Email: Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist vor Spambots geschützt! Zur Anzeige muss JavaScript eingeschaltet sein!