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CeNS/SFB1032 Retreat Kleinwalsertal 2023

May 22-25, 2023

Scope of the Retreat

This retreat brings together early career researchers of the Center for NanoScience (CeNS) and SFB1032 in an informal atmosphere. Talks and a poster session will give the graduate students an overview of current research within CeNS and SFB1032. In addition, workshops on transferable skills, career talks and social activities will complement the program.


The retreat takes place at the Opens external link in new windowMarburger Haus in Hirschegg in the beautiful scenery of the Kleinwalsertal.

The Marburger Haus can be reached by train to Oberstdorf and by the Kleinwalsertal bus starting at Oberstdorf station. More detailed directions are to be found here: https://www.marburgerhaus.at/kontakt-info/lage-anfahrt/.

Group Travel to Hirschegg by bus

We will organize a direct bus transfer from Munich to Hirschegg on Monday, May 22 and back on May 25. Transfer is included.

Program Committee

The program committee is composed of the CeNS and SFB 1032 student representatives.


We will depart from Munich on Monday, May 22 and will return to Munich on Thursday, May 25 around noon. The retreat will combine:

  • oral presentations by PhD students (20 minutes each)
  • poster session
  • career talks
  • workshops on job applications and research presentation
  • mental health walk
  • outdoor activities / social activities


The workshop is open to CeNS and SFB1032 associates and is free of charge. The number of places is limited to 30. Please Opens external link in new windowregister online by May 3.


We have booked rooms for speakers and participants from Monday to Thursday morning in the Marburger Haus. Rooms with 2-4 beds with shared bathrooms will be at disposal for the participants, and single rooms for speakers.

Workshop Venue

Marburger Haus
Wäldelestraße 16
87568 Hirschegg/Kleinwalsertal

Workshop Organization

Opens window for sending emailDr. Susanne Hennig
Center for NanoScience (CeNS)
Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1
D-80539 München
Tel: +49-(0)89-2180-5791
Opens external link in new windowwww.cens.de


Please register Opens external link in new windowhere by May 3.