Logo of the 2nd D-A-CH Geobiology Symposium 2023

D-A-CH Geobiology Symposium 2023

12+13 Oct 2023 - Jena, Germany - Save the Date!
Logo of the 2nd D-A-CH Geobiology Symposium 2023
Image: Beatrix Heinze

We are happy to announce that we will host the 2nd D-A-CH Geobiology Symposium this year. 
It will take place on 12-13 Oct 2023 in Jena. 

The D-​A-CH Geobiology Symposium is a conference from early career scientists for early career scientists of the D-A-CH region (Germany, Austria, Switzerland) in the field of Geobiology or related fields. Geobiology is a highly interdisciplinary field that encompasses topics from different but related areas that include the origins and evolution of life, climate change, life in extreme environments, and the role microorganisms play in the geochemical processes in the biosphere.

Undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to apply to present their research. More information on the registration and program will follow. The conference language is English.


The 2nd D-​A-CH Geobiology Symposium in Jena is free to attend thanks to the generous support of the Collaborative Research Centre 1076 AquaDiva. 

We kindly ask you to organize and fund your travel and accommodation at your own choice. Please find information here: 
Accomodation list at the official tourist information page of JenaExternal link 
How to reach Rosensäle at FSU Jenapdf, 92 kb


Rosensäle of the Friedrich Schiller University Jena
First floor 
Fürstengraben 27, 07743 Jena 
Google Maps Site PlanExternal link

Registration and Abstract Submission 

Information and link to the registration and abstract submission will follow soon.

Local Organization Committee

Beatrix Heinze, Alisha Sharma, Dr. He Wang, Linda Gorniak (Aquatic Geomicrobiology, FSU Jena)


CRC AquaDiva
Collaborative Research Centre AquaDiva