Graduate meeting in Animal Behavior
of the German Zoological Society
and the Ethologische Gesellschaft e.V. in Hannover

Zoo Hannover, 12th to 13th of July 2018
Deadline for Abstract submission: 1st of May 2018

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The next Graduate meeting in Animal Behavior of the Ethologische Gesellschaft and the Animal Behaviour Section of the German Zoological Society (DZG) will take place at the Zoo Hannover from the 12th to the 13th of July 2018. It is organized by the Institute of Zoology of the University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover.

If you are an advanced Master student, a PhD student, or an early-phase PostDoc, we invite you to this Joint Graduate Meeting to present and discuss your thesis with peers from the field of animal behavior. You will get the opportunity to present your project and results during a short talk (15minutes + 5 minutes discussion) in an informal and friendly atmosphere. The language of the meeting and the talks is English. The number of participants is limited to 25 students.

Additional Keynote lectures will be given by: Dr. Julia Fischer (Göttingen University)
Prof. Dr. Touma (University of Osnabrück) Elke Zimmermann (University of Veterinary Medicine)

There will be no registration fees for the Meeting, but active participation in form of an oral presentation and presence at the meeting on both days is mandatory. For registration send an Email with your contact details and your abstract (max. 250 words) to

Deadline for registration and abstract submission is the 1st of May 2018.

We encourage you to use this opportunity to get in contact with each other and with internationally renowned experts in the field of animal behavior.

We hope to see you in Hannover in July,

Marina Scheumann
Daniel Schmidtke

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