6 WRHC – program | 17 June 2015

Overview – opening, keynotes, sessions and ceremony

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09:00 – 09:30 Registration (Museum)
09:30 – 09:40 Welcome and opening of the conference – Peter Krebs
09:40 – 10:15 Introductory perspectives of BMBF - Wilfried Kraus | BMUB – Thomas Stratenwerth | DFG – Wolfgang Wachter
10:15 – 11:00 Opening keynote to ‘hydrosphere and biosphere’Dörthe Tetzlaff
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11.30 – 12.15 Opening keynote to ‘hydrosphere and anthroposphere’ – Joseph Alcamo
12:15 – 12.30 Introduction to the garden
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch break

 

Conference sessions
13:30 – 15:15
Atmosphere and biosphere
 
Impact of vegetation on the interfaces between atmosphere
and land surface
 
Invited speaker
 
Axel Kleidon
 
Christian Bernhofer
 
Volker Wulfmeyer
 
Water and urban infrastructures
 
Identifying societal, natural and technical key processes in urban waters
 
Invited speaker
 
Timothy Moss
 
Reinhard Hinkelmann
 
Klaus Kümmerer
 
Terrestrial-aquatic interfaces
 
Management of fresh-waters as
hybrid systems: for human use and as a living entity
 
Invited speaker
 
Hjalmar Laudon
 
Ralf Schäfer
 
Franz Hölker
 
15:15 – 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 – 17:45
Water and food
 
Enhancing food security by efficient and resilient strategies under global change
 
Invited speaker
 
Simon Langan
 
Niels Schütze
 
Werner Kloas
 
Biosphere and geosphere
 
Effects of microbial activities and vegetation on water and matter fluxes in the subsurface
 
Invited speaker
 
Andrea Carminati
 
Christiane Werner
 
Kirsten Küsel
 
Water resources and health
 
Evaluating water-born risk for humans and aquatic ecosystems xxxxxxxxx
 
Invited speaker
 
Christoph Schüth
 
Ulrike Schuhmacher-Wolz
 
Jack Schijven
 
17:45 – 18:30 Outcomes of the sessions and discussion
18:30 – 19:30 Rüdiger Kurt Bode foundations’ ceremony award
19:30 Conference reception / guided tour through the botanical greenhouses (for interested participants)