First Week

Monday
20.8.

Arrival of lecturers and participants

18.00h Registration

19.00h Evening event at Saarland University
to get to know one another

Tuesday
21.8.

Opening of the academic programme

Opening addresses

Topic Block 1

0930 - 0945 Opening Address
0945 - 1100 Introduction and lecture
1130 - 1245 Lecture
1245 - 1345 Lunch break
1345 - 1515 Presentations by the participants
1530 - 1700 Presentations by the participants

Evening Event

  • Walking tour of Saarbrücken
    starting and ending at the St Johanner Markt
    (departure from the campus at 5pm)
Wednesday
22.8.

Topic Block 1

0930 - 1100 Lecture
1130 - 1245 Lecture
1345 - 1600 Presentations by the participants

Evening Event

  • Visit to the Karlsberg Brewery, Homburg
  • Dinner at Homburger Hof
Thursday
23.8.

Topic Block 2

0930 - 1100 Introduction and Lecture
1130 - 1245 Lecture
from 1245
Research afternoon
- free afternoon and evening -

 

Friday
24.8.

Topic Block 2

0930 - 1100 Lecture
1130 - 1245 Presentations by the participants
1345 - 1515 Lecture
1530 - 1700 Presentations by the participants

Evening Event

  • Informal BBQ at the Graduate Centre
Saturday
25.8.

"Day Off"

  • Excursion "Beauties of the Saarland"
Sunday
26.8.
Rest day

Second Week

Monday
27.8.

Topic Block 3

0930 - 1100 Introduction and Lecture
1130 - 1245 Lecture

Evening Event

  • Excursion
Tuesday
28.8.

Topic Block 3

0930 - 1100 Lecture
1130 - 1245 Presentations by the participants
1345 - 1515
Lecture

Evening Event

  • Visit to the UNESCO world heritage "Völklinger Hütte"
    (departure from the campus at 3.30pm)
Wednesday
29.8.

Topic Block 4

0930 - 1100 Lecture

1130 - 1245 Presentations by the participants

from 1245
Research afternoon
- free afternoon and evening -

 

Thursday
30.8.

Topic Block 4

0930 - 1100 Lecture
1130 - 1245 Presentations by the participants
1345 - 1515 Panel for feedback

End of academic programme

Evening Event

  • Farewell Dinner & Summer School Party
Friday
31.8.

Excursion

Evening Event

  • Wine tasting