Conference of the Phycology Section DBG 2018


The 17. Scientific Conference of the Phycology Section of the German Botanical Society is a biannual meeting that brings together scientists (Master and PhD Students, PostDocs, Seniors) on all aspects of algal research. It is open to basic and applied research, cell biology, physiology, all molecular aspects, biodiversity, of all algal groups including cyanobacteria. We are planning on many short presentations, particularly of young scientists to share our knowledge of the fast developing fields.

The conference will be held between March 11 and March 14, 2018.

Registration is closed. Deadline for abstract submission: 15th of December 2017.

The conference language is English.


ATTENTION - The program is tentative, the final version will be available by beginning of next year

11.3. 2018, 13.00-15.00 - welcome and registration
   15.00-15.30 - coffee break
   15.30-18.00 – talks with focus on polar topics  
   19.00 – open end  - ice breaker and auction sale of phycological objects (books, fotos, lenses,…please bring donations). The returns will be donated to the section phycology

12.3. 2018, 9.00-12.00 - talks
   13.30-15.00 – poster session
   15.00-15.30 - coffee break
   15.30-18.00 – talks
   19.00 – open end  - meeting of the section phycology

13.3. 2018, 9.00-12.00 - talks
   13.30-15.00 – talks
   15.00-15.30 - coffee break
   16.00 – open end  - visit to the salt mines, conference dinner with award ceremonies of the Hans-Adolph von Stosch-Medal and student contributions    

14.3. 2018, 9.00-12.00 – talks and farewell


For Members of the Section Phycology, the conference fee will be € 120 for students and € 200 for Scientists (PostDoc, Senior) for Early Bird registration until November, 15th, 2017). For non-members and for late registration, fees will be € 150 for students and € 250 for Scientists. The registration fee includes access to the full program, program booklet, catering between the sessions, conference dinner including a visit to the salt mines.

Please transfer money to following bank account:

IBAN: AT25 3266 7000 0122 3833


Account holder: Sektion Phykologie Tagung 2018 (Michael Schagerl)