August 30 – September 1, 2017

Research Center Borstel, 23845 Borstel, Parkallee 1

Interdisciplinary science – best practice for current challenges in a globalized world

Current topics are addressed in Workshops on:

  • Climate Engineering
  • Biodiversity and Citizen Science
  • Public Health and the Art of Study Design
  • Infection Control in the 21st Century


Overview talks and viewpoints by:

  • Prof. Stefan Ehlers, Director, Research Center Borstel
  • Prof. Heribert Hofer, Director, Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Berlin
  • Dr. Arlette Jappe, Organization Sociology, Bergische Universität, Wuppertal
  • Dr. Antonietta Di Giulio, Head of Research Group „Trans- and Interdisciplinarity, University of Basel (CH), Author of the book »Transdisziplinär forschen – zwischen Ideal und gelebter Praxis«
  • Dr. Annette Kraegeloh, Head of Research Group "Nano Cell Interactions", Leibniz Institute for New Materials, Saarbrücken
  • Prof. Oliver Kurzai, Speaker, BMBF consortium InfectControl 2020
  • Prof. Reiner Brunsch, Speaker,  Leibniz Research Alliance ‚Sustainable Food Production and Healthy Nutrition
  • Prof. Eduard Arzt, Speaker, Leibniz Research Alliance “Nanosafety”