Research for the Environment

Events of the Department of Urban and Environmental Sociology

Date Title and link to the event
(Event type | Place)
Contact person at the UFZ
2014
10.-11.11.2014 Financial Institutions for Innovation and Development (FIID)
sponsored by the Ford Foundation
Location: Berlin
M. Gross
06.-10.10.2014 Routinen der Krise, Krise der Routinen
37. Congress of the German Society for Sociology
Location: University of Trier
M. Gross
17.-19.09.2014 Biennial Conference of the European Association for the Study of Science and Technology (EASST 2014)
Location: Torun, Poland
A. Bleicher
18.07.2014
12 a.m.
Leipziger Geographisches Kolloquium
block course "Geographische Gesundheitsforschung"
Location: Department of Geography, Talstraße 35, lecture hall, University of Leipzig
S. Kabisch
13.-19.07.2014 Facing an Unequal World: Challenges for Global Sociology
XVIII World Congress of Sociology
Location: Yokohama, Japan
D. Rink
A. Haase
M. Gross
23.-27.06.2014 23rd IAPS Conference - International Association for People Environment Studies
Conference "Transitions to sustainable societies: Designing research and policy for changing lifestyles and communities"
Location: Timișoara, Romania
S. Kabisch
16.-20.06.2014 LIAISE ADVOCATE TIMBRE Summer School
Summer School "Building Interdisciplinary Tools for Long-term Contaminated Site Management"
Location: Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig
M. Heyde
V. Weiss
04.-06.06.2014 "Energy Transitions as Societal Transitions: Challenges for the Present and the Future"
2nd "Energy & Society" Conference
Location: Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
M. Gross
03.06.2014
5 p.m.
Leipzig Geographic Colloquiums
Prof. M. O. Emerson (Rice University Houston):
"A Tale of Cities: Houston, Copenhagen and Urban Transformations"
Location: Kubus (room 2ab) Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig
S. Kabisch
09.-10.05.2014 „Die Stadt von morgen: anpassungsfähig, energieeffizient, lebenswert?“
Joint conference of the DGS‐Section 'Urban and Regional Sociology' and the section 'Environmental Sociology'
Location: Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig
M. Gross
K. Großmann
04.-08.05.2014 Resilience 2014: Mobilizing for Transformation
3. International Science and Policy Conference on the resilience of social & ecological systems
Location: Montpellier, France
A. Kunath
C. Begg
A. Haase
10.04.2014 Expert discussion "The resilience of communities in Saxony, Germany - results and discussion" within the EU-project emBRACE
Location: International Congress Center Dresden
C. Kuhlicke
A. Kunath
11.-14.03.2014 Final Conference and Annual Meeting of the FP7 project TIMBRE
Location: Bucharest, Romania
F. Alexandrescu
A. Bleicher
M. Gross
20.-21.02.2014 Workshop "Experimentelle Gesellschaft: Das Experiment als wissensgesellschaftliches Dispositiv?"
The Global Research Forum (GRF-SPaC)
Location: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe
M. Gross
13.-15.01.2014 Leipzig Publication Retreat: Climate Change and Urban Vulnerability in Africa - CLUVA
Location: Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig
S. Kabisch
N. Jean-Baptiste
2013
05.11.2013 Life+ Projekt ENVeurope
Workshop "Copernicus Land Monitoring Services und Erdbeobachtung: Bedarf und Anwendungen für Ökosystemforschung"
Location: Theodor-Lieser-Straße 4 - UFZ, Halle/Saale
E. Banzhaf
30.10.-01.11.2013 Local Climate Solutions for Africa (LOCS) 2013 Congress
Panel session 30.10.: "Research driving innovation: strenghening the science-policy interface in African local goverments"
Location: Tanzania, Africa
S. Kabisch
30.09.-01.10.2013 EVALUATING ENVIRONMENTAL AND LIFE QUALITY TO ANALYSE URBAN VULNERABILITY
Workshop "Evaluating Environmental Conditions and Quality of Life in Santiago de Chile based on the Concept of Urban Vulnerability"
Location: Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig
E. Banzhaf
08.10.2013
5 p.m.
Leipzig Geographic Colloquiums
Prof. St.Bouzarovski (University of Manchester): "Energy poverty in Europe: Landscapes of vulnerability"
Location: Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig
S. Kabisch
03.07.2013
1 p.m.
Leipzig Geographic Colloquium
Special event - also faculty colloquium of physics and earth sciences

Prof. Dr. Harald Bathelt (Toronto): "Zu einer Geographie der Wissensgenerierung über Distanz"
Location: Leipzig university, Institute for geography, Talstr. 35
S. Kabisch
02.07.2013
5 p.m.
Leipzig Geographic Colloquium
Prof. Dr. Andreas Farwick (Bochum): "Gespaltene Gesellschaft - gespaltene Stadt? Zur Problematik der sozialen Segregation in den Städten."
Location: Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography Leipzig, Schongauerstr. 9
S. Kabisch
04.06.2013
5 p.m.
Leipzig Geographic Colloquium
Dr. Veronika Deffner (Aachen): "Favelas und die brasilianische Stadt. Reflexionen über die soziale Grammatik ungleicher Raumproduktion aus sozialgeographischer Perspektive."
Location: Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography Leipzig, Schongauerstr. 9
S. Kabisch
24.-25.05.2013 DGS - German society for sociology
Spring session of the Environmental sociology section: "Soziologie und nachhaltige Entwicklung: Theoretische Perspektiven und methodologische Herausforderungen der Zukunftsgestaltung"
Location: University of Halle-Wittenberg
M. Groß
14.05.2013
5 p.m.
Leipzig Geographic Colloquium
Elli Scambor (Steiermark): "Die intersektionelle Stadt"
Location: Leipzig university, Institute for geography, Talstr. 35
S. Kabisch
30.04.2013
5 p.m.
Leipzig Geographic Colloquium
A. Steinführer (Braunschweig): "Soziale Ungleichheit in ländlichen Räumen"
Location: Leipzig university, Institute for geography, Talstr. 35
S. Kabisch
15.-19.04.2013 LIAISE Spring School
Within the scope of the EU-project LIAISE. Theme: "Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services Assessment and Valuation Tools"
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
M. Heyde
22.01.2013 Leipzig Geographic Colloquium
Dr. J. Everts, Bayreuth: "Social geography, pandemia and state of emergency"
Location: Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography Leipzig, Schongauerstr. 9
S. Kabisch
2012
04.09.2012 2nd Leipzig Geographic Colloquium
10:00-11:30, Prof. Dr. M. Katti: "Biodiversity, urban water use, and water policy in a western US city"
UFZ Leipzig, lecture hall, building 1.0
E. Banzhaf
A. Kindler
26.-30.08.2012 IGC
32nd International Geographical Congress "Down to Earth"
University of Cologne
K. Krellenberg
A. Schwarz
C. Kuhlicke
09.-13.07.2012 CLUVA
Workshop "Vulnerability assessment and stakeholder participation"
ARU-University, Dar es Salaam, Tansania
S. Kabisch
N. Jean-Baptiste
24.-29.06.2012 IAPS
22nd IAPS Conference "Human Experience in the Natural and Built Environment: Implications for Research Policy and Practice"
University of Strathclyde, Glasgow
S. Kabisch
E. Banzhaf
A. Kindler
N. Jean-Baptiste
E. Süßbauer
12.-13.06.2012 CAS
Third workshop of the Regional Learning Network with decision makers, scientific experts from six large cities in Latin America and local stakeholders from Santiago
CEPAL, Santiago de Chile
K. Krellenberg
11.06.2012 CAS
Public event "Más calor, menos lluvia: Santiago bajo el cambio climático. ¿Y las otras ciudades latinoamericanas?"
Centro de Extensión, Santiago de Chile
K. Krellenberg
08.06.2012 CAS
Ninth Roundtable "Implementation of adaptation measures. Governance, implementation and responsibilities"
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago de Chile
K. Krellenberg
17.04.2012 CAS
Eigth Roundtable "Generating adaptation measures: Issues and Process"
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago de Chile
K. Krellenberg
06.-07.03.2012 emBRACE
emBRACE (Building Resilience Amongst Communities in Europe) Project Workshop
Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig
C. Kuhlicke
26.01.2012 CAS
Seventh Roundtable "Expected future energy supply and demand in the MRS – possible adaptation measures"
Gobierno Regional de la Región Metropolitana de Santiago de Chile
K. Krellenberg
10.-13.01.2012 LIAISE
LIAISE Winter School "Tools and Modelling in Impact Assessment"
Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig
V. Behrens
2011
05.-08.12.2011 CLUVA
Workshop on Urban Participatory Climate Change Adaptation Appraisal Methodology, Social Vulnerability, Institutions and Governance
Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig
N. Jean-Baptiste
29.09.2011 CAS
Status conference of the project with project members
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago de Chile
K. Krellenberg
26.-27.09.2011 CAS
Second Workshop of the Regional Learning Network with decision makers from Bogotá, Buenos Aires, Lima, México, Sao Paulo and Santiago
UN-CEPAL, Santiago de Chile
K. Krellenberg
22.09.2011 CAS
Round Table 5 with local authorities from Santiago de Chile,
Topics: land use, vulnerability, climate change and adaptation measures
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago de Chile
K. Krellenberg
28.6.-09.07.2011 Global Suburbanism
(Workshop | UFZ, Leipzig)
Organised by: Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research UFZ, Department of Urban and Environmental Sociology and York University Toronto
S. Kabisch,
D. Rink
10.-11.05.2011 CapHaz-Net
3rd Regional Hazard Workshop on Plain Flood Hazards in Central Europe
UFZ Leipzig, Vortragssaal Gebäude 1.0
C. Kuhlicke
J. Luther
10.05.2011 RISK MAP
2nd Workshop on Flood Risk Maps of the Mulde river
9.00-12.30, UFZ Leipzig, Vortragssaal Gebäude 1.0
C. Kuhlicke
V. Meyer
J. Luther
04.03.2011 Zukunftschancen ostdeutscher Großwohnsiedlungen
(Conference | UFZ, Leipzig)
Organised by: Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research UFZ, Department of Urban and Environmental Sociology and Leibniz Institute for Regional Development and Structural Planning IRS, Regeneration of Cities and Towns
S. Kabisch,
K. Großmann
2010
27.06.-02.07.2010 Vulnerability, Risk and Complexity: Impacts of Global Change on Human Habitats
(21. IAPS-Conference | Leipzig)
S. Kabisch

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