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Upcoming Sphere Workshops

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Each Research Topic of our Alliance will meet soon for their respective workshops:

Biosphere Workshop 29/01/2014 at UFZ Leipzig
Cryosphere Workshop 29/01/2014 in Frankfurt
Geosphere Workshop 20/03/2014 at GFZ Potsdam
Hydrosphere Workshop 10-11/03/2014 in Alexisbad

Alliance Week 2013 retrospective

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There are many scientific perspectives on our earth, which this Alliance aims to unite. Likewise, there are many individual perspectives on the first Alliance Week, which this article will try to unite in the following. First of all, it was a scientific workshop with many presentations, posters and discussions. But it was also an interdisciplinary meet and great, with a lively exchange of programmatic perspectives for the future and tough discussions on the non-scientific challenges in the daily life of a researcher. Or was it even the yearly gathering of an innovative debating society, who steers its discussions with cow bells and enjoys Bavarian cuisine after hiking through natural landmarks? As always… the truth might lie somewhere in the middle.
Read more here.

1st Alliance Week

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For the first time, all scientists of the Alliance will meet in the frame of an Alliance Week, which will take place in Garmisch-Partenkirchen from 7th until 10th October. In the presence of the External Advisory Board, the User Board and further external experts, first results will be presented and future research directions will be established. The first Alliance Week will highly stimulate the scientific progress of the project and will pave the way for the upcoming years.

Biosphere Workshop

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On the 4th of July, the members of the Biosphere Research Topic attended the Biosphere Workshop in Leipzig.

3rd HGF Allianz Steering Committee Meeting

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The Steering Committee met for the third time via a webconference on the 6th of June 2013.

Cryosphere Workshop

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The Cryosphere workshop was held at the AWI in Bremerhaven on the 17th and 18th of April 2013.

2nd HGF Allianz Steering Committee Meeting

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The second HGF steering committee meeting took place in Berlin on the 22th of February 2013.

Hydrosphere Workshop

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The Hydrosphere research topic was intensively discussed during a two day workshop in Berlin on the 20th and 21st of February 2013.

Geosphere Workshop

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All partners of the research topic Geosphere gathered for a workshop in Berlin on the 4th of February 2013.

HGF Alliance Kick-Off Meeting

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The official HGF Alliance kick-off meeting took place at the DLR in Oberpfaffenhofen on the 12th of October 2012.

1st HGF Allianz Steering Committee Meeting

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The first HGF steering committee meeting took place at the DLR in Oberpfaffenhofen on the 11th of October 2012.