6th VAO-Symposium 2023, Grainau/Bavaria/DE

Registration is open until 26 February 2023

From 21 to 23 March 2023, the Environmental research station Schneefernerhaus will host the 6th  VAO Symposium 2023.  The symposium will be held at the Berghotel Hammersbach in Grainau/Bavaria/Germany at the foot of the mountain Zugspitze.

The focus of the symposium is on latest findings in the area of alpine environmental research (observation, understanding, modelling) in the context of (but not limited to) high altitude research stations. The symposium is also intended to supporting and promoting networking activities and new project initiatives.


  1. Improving the VAO infrastructure
  2. Climate impact on Alpine environment, hazards and risks
  3. Atmospheric and climatic variability
  4. Environment and human health
  5. Alpine water cycle 

Abstract Submission
Authors who wish to give an oral presentation or present a poster are requested to submit an abstract (approx. ½ page + 1 figure). Please submit your abstract until 26th February 2023 to vaosymposium@schneefernerhaus.de .

More information: https://www.vao.bayern.de/symposium2023.htm

Registration: https://onepagebooking.com/hammersbach/allotments/7667?allotmentcode=VAO