The joint conference of the Gesellschaft für Medien in den Wissenschaften e.V. (Society for Media in the Sciences) and the Fachgruppe Bildungstechnologien der Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. (Educational Technologies of the Society for Informatics) took place in Berlin in 2019 under the conference motto "Participation in Education and Science". Around 250 researchers from all disciplines gathered at the Erwin Schrödinger Center on the Adlershof Campus from September 16-19. The Humboldt-Innovation was responsible for the management of the third-party funding for the participation fees received. Humboldt-Innovation was also responsible for the online participation management including abstract handling with the registration software Converia.
Humboldt-Innovation organises a large number of events of different sizes every year. You can find a small selection here.
With the aim of a joint exchange in the field of Southeast Asian studies, about 500 members from all over Europe met at the 10th EuroSEAS Conference from 10-13 September 2019. Humboldt-Innovation was responsible for the search for a suitable venue and took over the infrastructural management of the premises in the Faculty of Linguistics and Literature at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Humboldt-Innovation also commissioned catering and technology and hired project staff. During the event, Humboldt-Innovation took over the on-site support including the coordination of all logistical processes.
ESA World Meeting
The World Meeting of the Economic Science Association took place from 28 June - 1 July 2018 and brought together some 500 economists from all over the world with a focus on experimental economic research. With the help of Humboldt-Innovation, suitable premises were found in the Faculty of Economics and Theology of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Humboldt-Innovation was also responsible for the infrastructural management of the HU premises and the commissioning of catering, technology and the production of conference materials. In addition, Humboldt-Innovation helped to design the supporting programme and organised, for example, the conference dinner and several boat tours.
The International Standing Conference for History of Education was held in Berlin from 29 August to 1 September 2018 with the aim of promoting research in the field of historical educational research. Nearly 500 educational historians gathered on the premises of the Faculty of Linguistics and Literature at Humboldt University Berlin. Humboldt-Innovation was responsible for the management of the third-party funding of the received participation fees and sponsorship funds as well as the online participation management with the registration software Converia. Furthermore, Humboldt-Innovation was responsible for the commissioning of technology and interpreters. Humboldt-Innovation coordinated all logistical processes and helped with the registration of participants.
The Princeton-Fung Global Forum
On the topic "Society 3.0+: Can Liberty Survive the Digital Age?", the Princeton-Fung Global Forum met at the BCC Berlin on 20 and 21 March 2017. The Humboldt-Innovation took over the location search and online participation management with the registration software Converia. In addition, Humboldt-Innovation helped to design the supporting programme and organised, for example, the guest transport, the photo and video documentation and the conference dinner in the historic Senate Hall in the main building of the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Humboldt-Innovation was also able to offer its support in press and public relations work.