Session I: Prof. Marc Oliva, Department of Geography, Barcelona, Spain.

Talk title: Glacial oscillations in the Antarctic Peninsula region since the Last Glacial Maximum


Session II: Francesco Battaglioli, European Sever Storms Laboratory, Berlin, Germany.

Talk title: Severe Convective Storms and Climate Change: past, present and future


Session III: Dr Arthur Lutz, Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University, Netherlands.

Talk title: “Future climate change impacts for high mountain water resources and downstream consequences”


Session IV: Prof. Jackie M. Grebmeier, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland

Talk title: “Ecosystem Dynamics in the Pacific Arctic: Key Drivers of Biological Change”

Dr Marc Silberberger, Institute of Oceanology PAS, Poland

Talk title: “Increasing importance of meroplankton to the functioning of high latitude marine ecosystems – future climate change scenario”



Session V:  Prof. Michal Bogdziewicz, Faculty of Biology, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland;  Laboratoire EcoSystèmes et Sociétés En Montagne, INRAE, Univ Grenoble Alpes, France.

Talk title: ” Silent extinction? Climate change and tree reproduction”


Session VI: Dr Massimo Vieno, The UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology Edinburgh, UK.

Talk title: “Changes of PM2.5 concentration in the last two decades across the UK and Europe and the potential impact of a warmer climate”


Session VII – Dr Milena Buchs, School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds, UK. Talk title: “The importance of fairness for the zero carbon transition”


Session VIII – Prof. Dr. Ilona Otto, Wegener Center for Climate and Global Change, University of Graz, Austria.

Talk title: “Cascading climate change impact and rapid decarbonization pathways”


Session IX – Dr. Maria Ojala,  School of Law, Psychology  & Social Work, Örebro University, Sweden.

Talk title: “Hope in the face of climate change: Wishful thinking or a precondition for sustainability transformation?”


Session X – Dr. Olaf Kahl, Free University of Berlin, Germany.

Talk title: “How does climate change affect important vector tick species in Central Europe?”