Annual reception. Photo: André Künzelmann/UFZ


Science and research require communication among experts of the same discipline and across the disciplines as well as communication with their stakeholders and society. A wide variety of scientific and popular science events prove to be an ideal platform for this purpose. In addition to contact persons and the events calendar you will also find information here about upcoming popular science events and science events, conferences and congresses at the UFZ as well as about the UFZ’s event centre, the Leipzig KUBUS.

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Current events

Skyline Leipzig Urheber: industrieblick | Fotolia

ISPTS Conference

International Symposium on Persistent Toxic Substances - ISPTS | October, 11-14, 2016 | Leipzig | Germany

Conference website

Ecology and River. Photo: André Künzelmann/UFZ

TERENO Workshop 2016

Ecology and Water Quality | October 25-26, 2016 | Leipzig


Fish embryos. Photo: André Künzelmann/UFZ

International symposium & workshop

Fish and amphibian embryos as alternative models in toxicology and teratology | December 1-2, 2016 | Leipzig

Conference website
Photo: André Künzelmann/UFZ

The Leipzig KUBUS

The Leipzig KUBUS is the UFZ’s event centre for in-house events. This location can also be hired by external parties for events.

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Photo: Stephan Boehme

Science events

The UFZ organises scientific conferences, congresses, workshops and seminars.

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Photo: Klaus-D. Sonntag

Popular science events

Here you will find events such as the event series Helmholtz Environmental Lectures, the Long Nights of Science and the Leipzig Round Table for the Environment among others.

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