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Register now for the 24th Swiss Global Change Day

Look beyond the horizon of climate and global change research and register now for the 24th Swiss Global Change Day on 10 April 2024. In addition to expert talks, we will provide you plenty of time 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 1000 francs.

Swiss Global Change Day Teaser

Students and post-docs can submit posters in the following categories:

  • Geosphere | Biosphere
  • Atmosphere | Hydrosphere
  • Human Dimensions | Sustainability

The following experts are going to give a talk:

  • Valentina Bosetti (Bocconi University, Milan): Decarbonization Transition: Navigating the Challenges
  • Sabine Fuss (Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change, Berlin): Cleaning up after ourselves: The role of carbon dioxide removal for reaching the Paris climate goals
  • Robert Jnglin Wills (ETH Zurich): From global change to regional weather and climate impacts: What we know and remaining uncertainties
  • ​Géraldine Pflieger (University of Geneva): Exchange of experience on COP28
  • Nicolas Senn (University of Lausanne): Pathways towards net-zero healthcare systems
  • Thomas Stocker (University of Bern): Why we need an IPCC Special Report on Tipping Points
  • Diana Ürge-Vorsatz (Central European University, Vienna): confirmed, subject to change


  • Biosphere
  • Climatology, Atmospherical Chemistry, Aeronomoy
  • Hydrology
  • Hydrospheres


ProClim − Forum for Climate and Global Change (ProClim)
House of Academies
PO Box
3001 Bern