GeoTag 2019

 

Geosciences Serving Sustainability

 

GeoTag 2019 -- Geosciences Serving Sustainability

Date: Friday, June 28 2019

Hosts: VAG e.V., Student Council 5/3 Geowissenschaften und Ressourcenmanagement, and the Department for Geosciences and Geography.

Place: Couvenhalle, Kármánstraße 19, 52062 Aachen

 
 
10am

Opening and welcoming ceremony

10:15am

Scientific Presentation

"Die große Transformation als Zukunftskunst"

Professor Uwe Schneidewind, Wuppertal, Institut für Klima, Umwelt und Energie

10:45am

Scientific Presentation

"Geographie und Nachhaltigkeit - trans/disziplinäre Perspektiven"

Professor Michael Leuchner & Professor Martina Fromhold Eisebith, Geographical Institute at RWTH Aachen University

11:15am Coffee break and poster session
11:45am

Presentation of the current collaborative project "Toxic Floods"

Professor Klaus Reicherter, Institute for Neotectonics and Natural Hazards at RWTH Aachen University

12:15pm Fachschaft GeoRes' teaching award ceremony
12:30pm Lunch break
1:30pm

Greeting by VAG chairman Dr Michael Altenbockum

VAG expert lecture

"Klimaänderungen und Ihre Auswirkungen auf den Wasserhaushalt im Erftverbandsgebiet"

Dr Bernd Bucher, Chairman Erftverband, Bergheim

2pm

Greeting by VAG chairman Dr Michael Altenbockum

Welcome address Professor Roland Walter

Introduction on the VAG field trip

2:30pm

VAG expert lecture

"Rezenter Aufstieg magmatischer Fluide unter dem Laacher See Vulkan"

Professor Joachim Richter, KIT Karlsruhe

3pm Break and exebition: "Moderne Geländemethoden der Geowissenschaften"
3:45pm Graduation ceremony and poster award
4:30pm Break
5pm

VAG's public evening lecture:

"50 Jahre Plattentektonik: Auf dem Weg zu einer Vereinigungstheorieder Geowissenschaften"

Professor Ulrich Glasmacher, Universität Heidelberg

6:30pm Farewell address
subsequently Fachschaft GeoRes' summer party