Program – 12th International Conference on Climate and Energy

12. IKEK am 23. und 24.11.18 in München

23.-24. November 2018, NH München East Conference Center

Friday, 23 November

9.00 a.m. Registration of the participants
10:00 a.m.

Welcome and Introduction
Defending Science

Dr. Holger Thuß
President, Europäisches Institut für Klima und Energie (EIKE)

10.30 a.m.

Energiewende between Dream and Reality

Prof. Dr. Fritz Vahrenholt- tbc
Former Senator for the Environment Hamburg, Chairman of the German Wildlife Foundation, and author of the book The Neglected Sun

11.15 a.m.

Complexity, Causality and Dynamics inside the Climate System

Prof. Dr. Henri Masson
Maastricht University

12.01 p.m.

Glaciers- and Forest Development in high Altitude Alpine Areas during the Last 10,000 Years

Prof. em. Dr. Gernot Patzelt
University of Innsbruck

1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Break – Joint Lunch at the Conference Centre
2:30 p.m.

The fall of IGCP’s Sea-Level Rise

Dr Thomas Wysmuller
Founding member of NASA’s TRCS Climate Group in Houston, Texas

03.00 p.m.

Atlantic Ocean Circulation and Gulf Stream beat

Prof. em. Dr. Nils-Axel Mörner
Ocenographer, Former Head of Faculty for Paleogeophysics and Geodynamik at the University Stockholm

Note on the Portuguese Sea Level Project

Prof. Dr. Maria da Assunção Araújo
Universidade do Porto, Departamento de Geografia

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Break
04.30 p.m.

How much CO2 and also the Sun contribute to Global Warming

Prof. Dr. Hermann Harde
Helmut Schmidt University, Electrical Engineering

05.00 p.m.

Eleven Facts you must know to avoid being deceived by the AGW

Dr. Camille Veyres
Association Climato-réalistes

15.30 p.m.

US Energy- and Climate Policies two Years after the Election of Trump

James Taylor
Senior Fellow with The Heartland Institute

06.00 p.m.

How to Destroy an Electricity Grid in Three Easy Steps

Joanne Nova
Author of „The Skeptic’s Handbook“, Blogger JoNova.com.au

07.00 p.m. Evening Event – Joint Dinner with Dinner Speech

Saturday, 24 November

9.00 a.m.

Climate Science within EIKE: Recent Findings about Climate Cycles

Prof. Dr. Horst Lüdecke
Press Spokes Person, Europäisches Institut für Klima und Energie (EIKE)

9.30 a.m.

Toward a better Understanding of natural Climate Variability

Prof. Dr. Nicola Scafetta
Università di Napoli Federico II, Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra

10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Break
10.45 a.m.

Drivers of the Climate The Influence of Cosmic Rays on Earth Climate
Latest Research and its Relevance for Understanding Climate Change

Prof. Dr. Henrik Svensmark
Centre for Sun-Climate Research des Danish National Space Centre

Prof. Dr. Nir Shaviv
Racah Institute of Physics – The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

12.30 p.m.

The Climate Clock

Prof. em. Dr. Harald Yndestadt
Department of ICT and Natural Sciences Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

1:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Break – Joint Lunch at the Conference Center
2.30 p.m.

Can we trust Time Series of historical Climate Data?

Dipl.-Ing. Michael Limburg
Vice-President, Europäisches Institut für Klima und Energie (EIKE)

3.15 p.m.

The Green Past of the Sahara Desert

Prof. Dr. Stefan Kröpelin
Project Late Quaternary High-Resolution Climate Archives in the Sahara
Collaborative Research Centre 806 Our Way to Europe: Culture-Environment Interaction and Human Mobility in the Late Quaternary
Africa Research Unit, Institute of Prehistoric Archaeology, University of Cologne

4.15 p.m. – 4.45 p.m. Break
4.45 p.m.

The Experimental Verification of the Greenhouse-Effect

Dr. Michael Schnell
Formerly Universität Rostock, Zentralinstitut für organische Chemie Berlin-Adlershof
Feinchemie Schwebda GmbH

5:15 p.m.

Reducing CO2?  The Opposite would be Necessary

Prof. Dr. Friedrich-Karl Ewert
Scientific Council, Europäisches Institut für Klima und Energie (EIKE)

5.45 p.m.

Disinvestment  – The Redistribution of Wealth, threatening our Pensions

K. Nown
Investor and Consultant

6.15 p.m.

Closing Remarks

Wolfgang Müller
Generals Secretary, Europäisches Institut für Klima und Energie (EIKE)

Followed by (18:30 h) Reception

The organizer reserves the right to make short-term changes to the program.
The conference, with the exception of the Dinner Speech, will be simultaneous German-English / English-German.

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