The Summer School allows you a lively exchange with other researchers from your field, the development of your own work as well as insight into the current research renowned international researchers - in the middle of the nature reserve on the island of Vilm.

10 junior scientist will have the chance to present their research. For more details see "Registration and Fees".


Day 1

16.00      Arrival


18.30      Dinner


19.30      Welcome

Gerhard Reese (Universität Koblenz-Landau)

Andreas Mues (Bundesamt für Naturschutz)


20.00    Keynote I

Birgitta Gatersleben (University of Surrey)
When and how is interacting with nature good for us?


Day 2

8.00          Breakfast


09.00     Presentations junior scientists


11.00        Coffee break


11.15     Presentations junior scientists


12.30        Lunch


13.30        Guided tour on Vilm island


15.15        Keynote II

Kelly Fielding (University of Queensland)

Social identity and the environment


16.15        Coffee break


16.45      Workshoptime I – mit Kelly Fielding, Christian Klöckner & Birgitta Gatersleben


18.30        Dinner


Day 3

08.00    Breakfast


09.00    Presentations junior scientists


12.30    Lunch


14.00    Workshoptime II – mit Kelly Fielding,       

             Christian Klöckner & Birgitta Gatersleben


16.00    Coffee break


16.20    Workshoptime III – mit Kelly Fielding,       

             Christian Klöckner & Birgitta Gatersleben


18.30    Dinner


19.30    Get-together



Day 4

08.00   Breakfast


09.00   Workshop presentation


10.00   Coffee break


10.15   Summerschool evaluation


11.30   Departure