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
2015
01.-30.11.2015 Virtual Urban Expo. The dynamics of Leipzig reflected by urban research at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ. Our exhibition adds to mark the 1000 years jubilee of the City of Leipzig.
Location: Leipzig, Neues Rathaus, untere Wandelhalle
E. Banzhaf
D. Rink
11.-15.05.2015 36. International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment
Location: Berlin
E. Banzhaf
18.-20.03.2015 Workshop "Science Shaping the World of Tomorrow: Scientific Imagination and Development of Society"
Location: University of Antwerp
M. Gross
24.-25.02.2015 UFZ Energy Days 2015, Session B1: Sociology of the subterranean – Perception and framing of subsoil energy technologies
Location: Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ, Leipzig
A. Bleicher
02.02.2015 Nicht immer die große Bühne: Das Beispiel der partizipativen Gruppendiskussion
Congress: Dezent Zivil
Location: Kassel
C. Kunze
2014
12.11.2014 Die Energiewende zwischen Kostendiskussion und gesellschaftlicher Akzeptanz
Dena Conference on Energy Efficiency, Plenary
Location: Berlin
M. Gross
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

News

New Staff

Hannah Kirschner

Hannah Kirschner
Technical assistant WG geomatics and service feature

Dr. Florian Koch

Dr. Florian Koch
New manager for the IP Urban Transformations

UFZ Energy Days
2015

Session B1: Sociology of the subterranean – Perception and framing of subsoil energy technologies

24.-25.02.2015
KUBUS Leipzig
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ

36. Int. Symp. on Remote Sensing of Environment

Logo ISRSE

11-15 May 2015
Berlin

Contributions to sessions
• „Forests, Biodiversity and Terrestrial Ecosystems“
• „Socioeconomic Issues including Health, Urbanization and Human Heritage“