SAVE THE DATE: 21st Swiss Global Change Day

Spotlight on climate and global change research


Freies Gymnasium Bern
Beaulieustrasse 55
3012 Bern

The Swiss Global Change Day is the once a year event organised by ProClim to look beyond the horizon of climate and global change research with well-known experts, covering a broad range of topics. Benefit from this forum: Plenty of time is provided to present your own research or organisation with a poster or at a stand and to network with colleagues. The most attractive and comprehensive posters submitted by students or postdocs will be honoured with a travel award of CHF 1000.–.

Swiss Global Change Day Teaser


Edouard Davin (ETH Zurich): Can we transition to sustainable land use within the next 30 years?

Sabine Fuss (Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change, Berlin): How much can CO2 removal contribute to reaching the Paris goals?

Beat Glogger (MAZ – The Swiss School of Journalism / scitec media GmbH / higgs): Fake News – a fatal tsunami: How can scientists react?

Niko Paech (University of Siegen): Post Growth Economy: what will have to change?

Bettina Schaefli (University of Bern): Energy-turnaround in times of retreating glaciers: what is at stake?

Marcel Visser (The Netherlands Institute of Ecology, Wageningen): Differential seasonal shifts: climate change leads to ecological relationship problems



  • Cryosphere
  • Ecology
  • Glacier
  • Political economy
  • Science communication
  • Scientific exchange and networking
CHF 80.– (Standard)
CHF 40.– (Student)
CHF 0.– (Speaker, Jury and ProClim Steering Committee)

Please note: Later registration and payment at the event will entail an additional fee of CHF 10.–. At the event: Cash payment only.
Languages: English