Conference Agenda

EnviroInfo 2017

 
Date: Wednesday, 13/Sep/2017
9:00am
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4:00pm
Registration
Location: Foyer
10:00am
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11:00am
Opening
Location: Salle José Ensch
Chair: Benoît Otjaques

Opening words by Benoît Otjacques, Chair of Enviroinfo 2017, and Volker Wohlgemuth, Chairman of the Technical Committee of Environmental Informatics, GI

Welcome speech by Lucien Hoffmann, Director of Department 'Environmental Research and Innovation' (ERIN) at LIST

Inaugural address by André Weidenhaupt, Premier Conseiller de Gouvernement, Ministère du Développement durable et des Infrastructures, Département de l'environnement, Luxembourg

Keynote by Márta Nagy-Rothengass, Head of Unit "Data and metadata services and standardisation"​ - EUROSTAT: Statistical data standardisation

11:00am
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11:30am
Coffee break
Location: Foyer
11:30am
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12:45pm
MT1: Main track
Location: Salle José Ensch
Chair: Volker Wohlgemuth
 

Using Twitter for Geolocation Purposes in Small Cities – a case study for Hanse Sail 2016 in Rostock

Ferdinand Vettermann, Christian Seip, Ralf Bill


A literature survey of information systems facilitating the identification of industrial symbiosis

Guido van Capelleveen, Chintan Amrit, Devrim Murat Yazan


Estimating the Impact of Agriculture on the Environment by means of ICT, Geospatial and Big Data Analysis: The Case of Catalonia

Andreas Kamilaris, Francesc X. Prenafeta-Boldú, Anton Assumpcio, August Bonmati Blasi, Marta Torrellas


New opportunities for forest management using Copernicus data - Sentinels for Thuringian Information Systems

Martyna Anna Stelmaszczuk-Górska, Herbert Sagischewski, Sergej Chmara

DMR 1: WS Disaster Management for Resilience and Public Safety
Location: Chapelle
Chair: Frank Fuchs-Kittowski
Chair: Michael Klafft
 

Evacuation exercises and simulations toward improving safety at public buildings

Angela Santos, Margarida Queirós, Gabriele Montecchiari


Use Cases for Virtual Reality Applications in Emergency Operation Centers

Michael Klafft, Holger Ziekow


Advancing the Understanding and Mitigation of Hydrological Extreme Events with High-Level IT Services

Jens Weismüller, Nils gentschen Felde, Martin Leduc, Anton Frank

EHI 1: Environmental Health Informatics
Location: A11
Chair: Kristina Voigt
Chair: Margaret MacDonell
 

Informatics drives innovation for horticulutral crop production, food safety and environmental sustainability

Walter J Armbruster, Margaret M MacDonell


Spatiotemporal heterogeneity: a major factor influencing exposure and risk assessment

Armand Maul


Environmental Chemicals’ in a Globalized World - The Information Platform for Chemical Monitoring in Europe

Gerlinde Knetsch, Maria Ruether

SMO 1: WS Sustainable Mobility
Location: A13
Chair: Benjamin Wagner vom Berg
 

Providing a Sustainable, Adaptive IT Infrastructure for Portable Micro-CHP Test Benches

Dominik Schöner, Richard Pump, Henrik Rüscher, Arne Koschel, Volker Ahlers


New Era of Fleet Management Systems for Autonomous Vehicles

Alexander Sandau, Jorge Marx Gómez


Flexible Software Support of Imovated Mobility Business Models

Ali Akyol, Jantje Halberstadt, Kimberly Hebig, Dilshodbek Kuryazov, Jan Jelschen, Andreas Winter, Alexander Sandau, Jorge Marx Gómez

ENG1: WS Energy Aware Software-Engineering and Development
Location: A12
Chair: Stefan Naumann
 

On the Impact of Code Obfuscation to Software Energy Consumption

Christian Bunse


Energy Consumption and Hardware Utilization of Standard Software: Methods and Measurements for Software Sustainability

Achim Guldner, Eva Kern, Marcel Garling, Marlies Morgen, Lorenz M. Hilty, Stefan Naumann


Solar Cadaster of Geneva: A Decision Support System for Sustainable Energy Management

Alberto Susini, Gilles Desthieux, Carneiro Claudio


GranMicro: Black box based approach for optimizing microservices based applications

Ola Mustafa, Jorge Marx Gómez, Hergen Pargmann, Mohamad Hamed

PhD 1: PhD WS Environmental Informatics - Envision Concepts, Present Approaches and Discuss Implementations
Location: A14
Chair: Eva Kern
Chair: Dominik Schöner
Chair: Christian Kunisch
 

Green computing, green software, and its characteristics: Awareness, rating, challenges

Eva Kern


Resource Consumption Behavior in Modern Concurrency Models

Sandro Kreten, Achim Guldner


The User Centered Design and User Experience as a key features to improve energy efficiency in future Smart Cities

Anne Miren Irizar-Arrieta

12:45pm
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2:00pm
Lunch
Location: Espace Nic Klecker
2:00pm
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3:10pm
KN1: Keynotes by Benjamin Hourte and Sophie Maldague
Location: Salle José Ensch
Chair: Stefan Naumann

Benjamin Hourte, Technology Director, EarthLab Luxembourg S.A.: Deep Learning Factory : Empowering strategic decisions through data treatments

Sophie Maldague, Audi Brussels SA/NV: Sustainability and property management of an industrial site

3:10pm
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4:00pm
MT2: Main track
Location: Salle José Ensch
Chair: Klaus Greve
 

Initial Assessment of Air Pollution and Emergency Ambulance Calls in 35 Israeli Cities

Barak Fishbain, Eli Yafe


A Central Database for Groundwater Contamination by Nitrate Loads in Germany

Andreas Abecker, Wassilios Kazakos

DMR 2: WS Disaster Management for Resilience and Public Safety
Location: Chapelle
Chair: Frank Fuchs-Kittowski
Chair: Michael Klafft
 

Challenges in Operational Risk Information Management

Horst Kremers


Disaster Monitoring using UAV and Deep Learning

Andreas Kamilaris, Francesc X. Prenafeta-Boldú

EHI 2: Environmental Health Informatics
Location: A11
Chair: Kristina Voigt
Chair: Margaret MacDonell
 

An Economics Perspective on the Debate over Risk versus Hazard Based Chemical Regulation

Cristina McLaughlin


The Impact of Nuclear Storage Sites on Human Health and the Environment: Storage Site Asse II in Germany as an Example

Scherb Hagen, Kristina Voigt

SMO 2: WS Sustainable Mobility
Location: A13
Chair: Benjamin Wagner vom Berg
 

An approach for a comprehensive knowledge base for a DSS to determine the suitability of open data business models

Johann Schütz, Dennis Schünke, Benjamin Wagner vom Berg, Christian Linder, Frank Köster


‘Getting the hitchhiking ball rolling on rural areas’ – Drivers and barriers of peer-to-peer ridesharing usage intention

Nadine Pieper, Martina Jahns, David M. Woisetschläger

ENG2: WS Energy Aware Software-Engineering and Development
Location: A12
Chair: Stefan Naumann
 

Software based Estimation of Software induced Energy Dissipation with powerstat

Yannick Becker, Stefan Naumann


Analyzing Green Software Strategies within a Service Design Process

Nelly Condori Fernandez, Patricia Lago

PhD 2: PhD WS Environmental Informatics - Envision Concepts, Present Approaches and Discuss Implementations
Location: A14
Chair: Eva Kern
Chair: Dominik Schöner
Chair: Christian Kunisch
 

Envisioning a Community Use-Case for Sustainability in and by ICT

Andreas Fritsch


Industrial Symbiosis Recommenders

Guido van Capelleveen


Application of methods of artificial intelligence for sustainable production of manufacturing companies

Martina Willenbacher, Volker Wohlgemuth, Christian Kunisch

4:00pm
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4:15pm
Coffee break
Location: Foyer
4:20pm
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5:35pm
MT3: Main track
Location: Salle José Ensch
Chair: Stefan Naumann
 

Smart Monitoring System of air quality and wall humidity aaccompanying an energy efficient renovation process of apartment buildings

Grit Behrens, Johannes Weicht, Klaus Schlender, Florian Fehring, Rouven Dreimann, Michael Meese, Frank Hamelmann, Christoph Thiel, Thorsten Försterling, Marc Wübbenhorst

EHI 3: Environmental Health Informatics
Location: A11
Chair: Kristina Voigt
Chair: Margaret MacDonell
 

Social Media – Communicating for Impact

Frank J. Hearl


Discussion: Environmental Health Informatics: Impact today and in future

Kristina Voigt, Margaret MacDonell

 
5:45pm
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7:45pm
Cocktail
Location: Foyer

 
Date: Thursday, 14/Sep/2017
8:00am
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4:00pm
Registration
Location: Foyer
9:00am
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10:10am
KN2: Keynotes by Sabina Dolenc and Frank Hearl
Location: Salle José Ensch
Chair: Stefan Naumann

Sabina Dolenc, Sinergize, Slovenia: Sentinel Hub - next generation platform for satellite imagery applications

Frank J. Hearl, Chief of Staff - National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, USA: Computer Science: Improving the Environment and the Workplace.

10:10am
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10:20am
POS: Poster impulse session
Location: Salle José Ensch
Poster authors will be present during the breaks on Thursday
Posters will be shown all the day
 

Life cycle assessment for overspray scrubbers with material flow models

Corana Seewald, Steffen Witte, Roman Meininghaus, Volker Wohlgemuth


Bayesian Material Flow Analysis and systematic hybrid Sankey diagrams

Richard Lupton, Julian Allwood


Saving spatio-temporal data obtained by a simulation in the research of mosquito dispersal

Stephan Adolf


Industrial Symbiosis Recommenders

Guido van Capelleveen


User-Centered Resource Management for Background Services

Jens Dede, Asanga Udugama, Anna Förster


PROBA-V Time-series Analysis Toolbox

René Kopeinig, Ulrich Leopold., Francesco Bongiovanni, Thomas Udelhoven, Martin Schlerf

10:20am
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10:45am
Coffee break
Location: Foyer
10:45am
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12:45pm
MT4: Main track
Location: Salle José Ensch
Chair: Werner Geiger
 

A Lightweight Web Components Framework for Accessing Generic Data Services in Environmental Information Systems

Eric Braun, Alessa Radkohl, Christian Schmitt, Thorsten Schlachter, Clemens Düpmeier


A Data Context and Architecture for Automotive Recycling

Clayton Burger, Alexandra Pehlken


From Sensors to Users - Using Microservices for the Handling of Measurement Data

Thorsten Schlachter, Eric Braun, Clemens Düpmeier, Hannes Müller, Martin Scherrer


GET-IT, a software suite for easy, interoperable sharing of ecological data in the Long Term Ecological Research Network

Simone Lanucara, Martina Zilioli, Oggioni Alessandro, Carrara Paola

AEM 1: WS Applied Environmental Modelling Operation and Impact
Location: Chapelle
Chair: Matti Heikkurinen
 

UNISDR - leveraging environmental computing on the global scale

Julio Serje


Towards sustained exascale environmental computing services

Dieter Kranzlmüller


Multi-model ensembles to reduce the uncertainty in prediction of flash flood events

Elisabetta Fiori


Aerosol, clouds and their interactions in Earth System and Weather Modeling

Risto Makkonen

EDU 1: WS Education and Training on Green IT
Location: A11
Chair: Colin Pattinson
Chair: Stefan Naumann
Chair: Anda Counotte
 

Introduction to the Workshop

Colin Pattinson, Benjamin Wagner vom Berg, Naumann Stefan


Technologies, Resources, and Substitution: An Approach to Support the Discourse on Technological Innovations with a Focus on Sustainability

Lorenz M. Hilty, Ariane Lubberger


The ICTFootprint.eu initiative

Croison Frederic


Discussion: Sharing Knowledge and Content

Colin Pattinson, Anda Counotte, Lorenz Hilty, Stefan Naumann, Benjamin Wagner vom Berg

EMI 1: WS Environmental Management Information Systems and Life Cycle Assessment
Location: A13
Chair: Volker Wohlgemuth
Chair: Andreas Möller
 

Environmental impact of product life cycles over time: modelling and visualisation

Thomas Gibon, Nicolas Médoc, Tomás Navarrete Gutiérrez, Thomas Schaubroeck, Yoann Pigné, Ligia Tiruta-Barna, Enrico Benetto


Emission Inventory System in Service of current and future Decision and Policy Making

Refiz Duro, Heinrich Humer, Rudolf Orthofer, Alexander Preinerstorfer, Ivan Gojmerac


SALCAFuture: tools for LCA data processing for agri-food products in the context of Farm Sustainability Assessment - challenges and opportunities

Jens Lansche, Hisko Baas, Thomas Nemecek, Gérard Gaillard


eChemPortal - The Global Portal to Information on Chemical substances – a tool to support information exchange in chemical management

Sally de Marcellus

EI: Environmental Informatics
Location: A12
Chair: Bernd Page
 

A Help Desk to support Data Sharing in Environmental Research Communities

Martina Zilioli, Simone Lanucara, Oggioni Alessandro, Carrara Paola


Crowdsourcing wood consumption data for environmental research: the bootstrap design problem

Selamawit Molla Fossum, Susana Lopez-Aparicio, Håvard Røen


Development and Design of a Graphical Language for Sustainability Knowledge Communication

Benno Schmidt, Christian Danowski-Buhren


Toward Improving Solar Panel Efficiency with Reinforcement Learning

David Abel, Emily Reif, Edward C. Williams, Michael L. Littman

Tutorial 1: Tutorial: Sampling for Decision Making
Location: A14
Chair: Ray Correll
12:45pm
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2:00pm
Lunch
Location: Espace Nic Klecker
2:00pm
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3:40pm
MT5: Main track
Location: Salle José Ensch
Chair: Eva Kern
 

A Framework for Optimizing Energy Efficiency in Data Centers

Volkan Gizli, Jorge Marx Gómez


Categorization of established methodologies used in operation and maintenance simulations of offshore wind farms, a literature review

Dirk Bendlin, Volker Berkhout, Gerrit Wolken-Möhlmann, Jorge Marx Gómez


Blockchain as Enabler for Machine Economy – New Governance for Renewable Energies

Thomas Rose, Thomas Osterland


Methodology for optimally sizing a green electric and thermal eco-village

Sasan Rafii-Tabrizi, Jean-Régis Hadji-Minaglou, Frank Scholzen, Florin Capitanescu

AEM 2: WS Applied Environmental Modelling Operation and Impact
Location: Chapelle
Chair: Matti Heikkurinen
 

Indicators: Some remarks to design and interpretation in the context of modelling and simulation

Jochen Wittmann


Urgent computing: use cases, challenges and benefits of addressing them

Valeria V. Krzhizhanovskaya


Addressing knowledge and know-how biases in the environmental sciences with modern data and compute services

Stephan Hachinger, Hai Nguyen, Tobias Weber, Jens Weismüller


Developing a Soil Systems Model Using Semantic Web Technologies

Graham Dean, Victoria Janes Bassett, Ross Towe, Vatsala Nundloll, Jess Davies, Gordon Blair

EDU 2: WS Education and Training on Green IT
Location: A11
Chair: Colin Pattinson
Chair: Stefan Naumann
Chair: Anda Counotte
 

Sustainable Software Design: The iTunes Example

Hans-Knud Arndt, Christian Bekel, Pascal Peeck, Kevin Röschke, Philipp Stecher, Meng Zhang


Sustainable Hardware Design: The Dell Monitor Example

Hans-Knud Arndt, Dustin Boettcher, Pia Sophie Lamprecht, Daniel Micheel

EMI 2: WS Environmental Management Information Systems and Life Cycle Assessment
Location: A13
Chair: Volker Wohlgemuth
Chair: Andreas Möller
 

Forecasting the Spatial Distribution of Buildings that will Remain in the Future

Toshihiro Osaragi, Maki Kishimoto


Regionalized LCI modelling: The Case of Regionalized Cotton Datasets

Juergen Reinhard, Mireille Faist-Emmenegger, Rainer Zah, Lorenz Hilty

OSD: WS Open Source and Open Data - Transparent Modelling
Location: A12
Chair: Berit Müller
Chair: Jochen Wittmann
 

Introducing and Discussing an International Metadata Set for Data Related to Energy System Analyses

Ludwig Hülk, Berit Müller


Open data in studies of the water–energy–food nexus

Simon Charles Lambert, Vasily Bunakov


A visual understanding of metadata towards an Open Data reuse and exploitation

Paulo Carvalho


An Open Database Concept for Open Energy Modeling

Martin Glauer, Stephan Günther, Ludwig Huelk, Wolf-Dieter Bunke

Tutorial 2: Tutorial: Sampling for Decision Making
Location: A14
Chair: Ray Correll
3:40pm
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4:10pm
Coffee break
Location: Foyer
4:10pm
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5:30pm
MT6: Main track
Location: Salle José Ensch
Chair: Benoît Otjaques
 

Energy Data Management in an Eco Learning Factory with Traditional SME Characteristics

Heiko Henning Thimm


Goal-based automation of peer-to-peer electricity trading

Jordan Paul Murkin, Ruzanna Chitchyan, David Ferguson


Digitization of Decentralized Corporate Energy Systems: Supportive best-practiced methods for the energy domain

Christine Koppenhoefer, Jan Fauser, Dieter Hertweck

AEM 3: WS Applied Environmental Modelling Operation and Impact
Location: Chapelle
Chair: Matti Heikkurinen
 

Sensor networks as integral part of environmental computing toolbox

Marian Bubak


Reaching and sustaining extreme scaling of an environmental model: case Seissol

Michael Bader


General cost-benefit assessment challenges

Jörn Altmann


Discussion and conclusions

Matti Heikkurinen, Kranzlmüller Dieter

EDU 3: WS Education and Training on Green IT
Location: A11
Chair: Colin Pattinson
Chair: Stefan Naumann
Chair: Anda Counotte
 

Incentive Systems for Waste Separation and Waste Prevention at Festivals in the Camping Area

Stefanie Lehmann, Hans-Knud Arndt


Competence- and Design-oriented Courses in the Study of Environmental Informatics to improve Sustainable Teaching

Stefanie Lehmann, Hans-Knud Arndt


System Design of a Holistic Learning and Training System for Operational Environmental Issues Based on the Principle of Blended Learning

Roksolana Pleshkanovska, Stefanie Lehmann, Hans-Knud Arndt


Discussion and conclusions

Colin Pattinson, Anda Counotte, Lorenz Hilty, Stefan Naumann, Benjamin Wagner vom Berg

FASI: Meeting Fachausschuss Umweltinformatik
Location: A13
Chair: Volker Wohlgemuth
GIS: GIS Applications
Location: A12
Chair: Ulrich Leopold
 

Research on the potential environmental zonation of red flesh dragon fruit in Vinh Phuc province

Minh Doan Thi Nhat, Cong Dao Thien, Nam Nguyen Ta, Hang Nguyen Thanh, Hang Tran Thi Le, Son Le Thanh, Manh Vu Van


Consulting Database Geology and Soil in Schleswig-Holstein

Friedhelm Hosenfeld, Karen Bäzner, Meike Nitschke, Bernd König


Software Support for Spatial ETL Processes

Wassilios Kazakos, Andreas Abecker


Lichen cover mapping in southern Norway – a multi-scale analysis with remote sensing and GIS

Silja Zimmermann, Jörg Löffler, Olena Dubovyk, Carsten Oldenburg

ImpSys: WS On the importance of Systems Methods and Systemes Analsysis in Environmental Research
Location: A14
Chair: Karl-Heinz Simon
Chair: Rüdiger Schaldach
 

Modeling Water-Energy-Food nexus by network of Agents

Vasily Bunakov, Simon Charles Lambert


Land-use change and CO2 emissions associated with oil palm expansion in Indonesia by 2020

Liselotte Schebek, Jan T. Mizgajski, Rüdiger Schaldach, Florian Wimmer

5:45pm
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7:45pm
Visit of the town
Guided walking tour
Start: Abbaye
End: Hotel Royale
7:30pm
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10:30pm
Conference Dinner
Hôtel Le Royal, Luxembourg-Ville http://www.leroyal.com/luxembourg/fr/

 
Date: Friday, 15/Sep/2017
8:00am
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9:00am
Registration
Location: Foyer
9:00am
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10:15am
KN3: Keynotes by Erland Morelissen and Richard Lenz
Location: Chapelle
Chair: Benoît Otjaques

Erland Morelissen, Business Development Director, Business Region Europe, Volvo Bus Corporation, Netherlands: The future is electric

Prof. Dr. Richard LENZ, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Computer Science, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany: Informatics in Life Sciences – What can we learn from each other?

10:15am
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10:45am
Coffee break
Location: Foyer
10:45am
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12:45pm
Converstations
Location: Salle José Ensch
Chair: Rod McCall
Short and Work in Progress papers
 

A hybrid data-model decision tool for the assessment of the pump cavitation risk in wastewater treatment plants

Dario Torregrossa, Joachim Hansen, Ulrich Leopold


An Open Database Concept for Open Energy Modeling

Martin Glauer, Stephan Günther, Ludwig Huelk, Wolf-Dieter Bunke


Deploying Mobile Sensor Platforms to increase Data Density in Crisis and Disaster Management

Johannes Schabauer


Integration of SAR and Optical Remote Sensing Data for Mapping of Mangroves Extents

Ayman Abdel-Hamid, Olena Dubovyk, Islam Abou El-Magd, Gunter Menz


Merging and calibration of radar rain products for quantification of input uncertainty in urban drainage modelling for the Haute-Sûre catchment in Luxembourg

Jairo Arturo Torres-Matallana, F. Cecinati, V. Bellos, Ulrich Leopold


User-Centered Resource Management for Background Services

Jens Dede, Asanga Udugama, Anna Förster


Structural equation model of the ecoinnovation

Pawel Bartoszczuk


The Industrial Ecology Digital Laboratory

Konstantin Stadler, Radek Lonka, Evert Bouman, Guillaume Majeau-Bettez, Anders Hammer Strømman


Multi-Sensor Time Series Data Fusion for Agricultural Drought Assessment: Limitations and Potential

Gohar Ghazaryan, Olena Dubovyk, Nataliia Kussul, Jürgen Schellberg

12:45pm
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2:00pm
Lunch
Location: Espace Nic Klecker
2:00pm
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3:15pm
Awards and next year presentation
Location: Chapelle
Chair: Volker Wohlgemuth
Chair: Kristina Voigt
Chair: Benoît Otjaques
Best paper award
Best student paper award
Presentation of EnviroInfo 2018
3:15pm
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3:45pm
Wrap up and coffee to go
Location: Foyer
End of conference