Young Academics Worshop - Sion, Switzerland

Dates: March 24 - March 30, 2019

Location: Sion, Switzerland (Houses of the Kurt-Bosch foundation, see here)

Organizers: Robert Altmann, Roland Maier (University of Augsburg)

Registration: closed

Travel information: The houses are approximately at 3km distance from the train station in Sion. Please contact the organizers for a transfer from the train station to the workshop location.


  • Robert Altmann (U Augsburg)
  • Marine Froidevaux (TU Berlin)
  • Robin Görmer (U Hannover)
  • Tim Haubold (U Hannover)
  • Roland Maier (U Augsburg)
  • Philipp Morgenstern (U Hannover)
  • Chiara Piazzola (U Innsbruck)
  • Philipp Schulze (TU Berlin)
  • Thomas Takacs (U Linz)
  • Barbara Verfürth (U Augsburg)
  • Zhangxian Wang (U Freiburg)
  • Christoph Zimmer (TU Berlin)

Format: Each participant should prepare a talk that fits into one of the following categories:

  1. Standard scientific talk (30 minutes)
  2. Short talk (15 minutes)
  3. Presentation of a current problem (15 minutes) with subsequent possibility for discussion

Further, the program will include time slots for scientific discussions and research collaboration.

Schedule: see here.

Further information:

  • BOARD: jointly organized self-sufficiency.
  • ACCOMODATION: Rooms with beds are available in the houses. Please bring your own towels, bed covers, etc.