Graduate Meeting for Animal Behaviour, Plön

Aktuelles: 03.07.2019

Dear colleagues,

we hereby announce that the Graduate meeting for Animal Behaviour, supported by the German Zoological Society (DZG) and the Ethological Society, will take place in Plön, Germany, from 23-25. October 2019.

We invite early career researchers (PhD students, advanced Master students and early Postdocs) to submit an abstract for a short talk (15 min + 5 min discussion). The graduate meeting is meant to gain first conference experience and for networking with peers. No attendance fees are required (but please organise travel and stay by yourself).

If interested, please register and submit an abstract under:

Confirmed invited speakers are:

Prof. Dr. Heiko Rödel – Université Paris 13, Sorbonne Paris Cité
Dr. Barbara Caspers – Freigeist Fellow – Bielefeld University
Prof. Walter Arnold – Forschungsinstitut für Wildtierkunde und Ökologie Veterinärmedizinische Universität Wien

Preliminary program:

  • Wednesday, 23.10
    Arrival (until 4pm)

  • Thursday, 24.10
    Contributed talks
    Social dinner
  • Friday, 25.10
    Contributed talks
    Tour of the Institute
    Closing (ca. 2pm)


We are grateful for distributing this announcement through relevant websites or sending it to interested colleagues.

Best, Anja Guenther & Rebecca Krebs

Dr. Anja Guenther
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology
August-Thienemann-Str. 2
24306 Plön

Tel: + 49 4522 763 287


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