Next events Workshop announcements

30.09.-02.10.2019 Autumn School 2019: Leadership and Career

The CRC/TRR 247 and CRC 1093 have the pleasure of inviting you to our Autumn School 2019 on "Leadership and Career".

20190930 Autumn School

There will be a keynote speech, several workshops and individual coachings about

  • Leadership
  • Project management
  • Career planning

Save the date! 30.09.-02.10.2019 on Campus Essen

The finale programme and information about registration will be provided in July.

We look forward to seeing you there.

Workshop program of RUB Research School

Within the framework of the Research Academy Ruhr, RUB Research School will open its workshop program in February and March 2019 for doctoral and postdoctoral researchers from the universities of Duisburg-Essen and Dortmund. UDE’s members are requested to register by e-mail at Mandy Duckheim (stating the following details: name, email address, university, faculty).

The complete workshop program can be found here:

Workshop series for doctoral researchers (offered by UDE and GC Plus) Publication days

Compact and practical: The new series Publication Days offers information and tips for doctoral researchers on publishing research results safely and professionally.

In lectures and short workshops, experts from the University Library will provide information on topics such as open science, publication channels, copyright and research data management and will answer your questions.

The lectures will be held in German. Participation is free of charge. Please find dates and topics as well as the online registration form here (in German):

28.03.2019: Open Science für Einsteiger (Zugang finden, Qualität und Anschlussfähigkeit von Erkenntnissen sichern)

11.04.2019: The Impact Story (Metriken, Kennzahlen und andere Indizes zur „Vermessung“ von wissenschaftlichen Ergebnissen)

09.05.2019: Der Publikationsmarkt und ich (Informationsqualität beurteilen, Predatory Publishers erkennen)

23.05.2019: Auf der sicheren Seite sein (Urheberrecht, Publikationswege und Lizenzierungsstrategien für angehende Wissenschaftler*innen)

06.06.2019: Das World Wide Web als wissenschaftliche Informationsquelle (Ein Einblick in Google Scholar, numerische Faktendatenbanken und -portale)

18.06.2019: Forschungsdatenmanagement (Forschungsdaten effizient erheben, nutzen, speichern und veröffentlichen)

04.07.2019: Die Dissertation veröffentlichen (Stolpersteine und Möglichkeiten am Ende eines langen Weges)

18.07.2019: Informationen effizient verwalten (Der professionelle Umgang mit dem Literaturverwaltungsprogramm Citavi)

The Publication Days are a joint event series of the University Library Duisburg-Essen and Graduate Center Plus.

Next events Conference announcements

14th European Congress on Catalysis (EuropaCat)
August 18-23, 2019 in Aachen

A joint event of the catalysis communities from Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium.


  • The major European Conference in the field of catalysis
  • More than 1500 participants from industry and academia
  • Around 200 lectures and 1000 posters

Important dates

  • January 14, 2019 - Deadline for abstract submission
  • May 2, 2019 - Start of registration
  • June 17, 2019 - Deadline for early-bird registration
  • July 22, 2019 - End of registration

More information

3rd European Summerschool on Catalyst Preparation
June 16-21, 2019 in Vogüé, France

The school will take place over 5 days from Sunday afternoon to Friday after lunch time, with 14 lectures of 1:30h and with time dedicated to questions, discussions as well as a poster session for allowing all participants to present their own research problematic, round table debates and practical experiments.

Registration here

Abstracts have to be submitted before April 30