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Annual Conference of the Working Group ‘Geography of Seas and Coasts’ 09.05.-10.05.2019 in Cologne


Conference venue                 University of Cologne, Institute of Geography, Otto-Fischer-Str. 4, 50674 Cologne


Organisation committee     Boris Braun, Helmut Brückner, Melanie Bartz, Lisa-Michéle Bott, Sebastian Frank,
                                                   Daniel Kelterbaum, Hannes Laermanns, Thomas Neise, Juliane Scheder, Susanne Weber

Programme                            Thursday, 9.5.2019: Icebreaker Event

                                                   Friday and Saturday, 10.05.2019: Talks & Poster Session

                                                   Friday afternoon: General assembly of the AMK working group and afterwards conference dinner

Registration deadline         15.04.2019    

Please send the registration form with the abstract of your talk or poster with maximum 400 words by email to the organisers of the conference under The languages of the conference are Englisch and German..


  •  Coastal geology and morphodynamics
  •  Historic Coastline evolution
  •  Evidences and consequences of extreme wave events
  •  Climate change, sea-level rise and subsidence
  •  Ecosystem services and their indicators
  •  Environmental pollution, marine litter und water quality
  •  Marine resource usage and aquaculture
  •  coastal management and protection
  •  Social vulnerability and adaption strategies to coastal changes
  •  risk persecption and life in coastal areas