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Working Plan of the Summer School 2014 at the University West Hungary Sopron

Arriving day: Sunday, 31 August 2014

Departure day: Friday, 05 September 2014

Time interval: 01 - 05 September 2014

Accommodation: In the Guest House of the University West Hungary Sopron, in a double room: 4400,- Ft = € 15,-/night. For a week: 22 000,- Ft = € 75,-, inclusive breakfast.

Lunch: 750,- Ft = € 2,50.- in the Restaurant West, cold catering for the excursions: 850,- Ft = € 2,80.-.

Topics:  Climate Impacts and Climate Protection  

              Sustainable Cities and Future Energy Technology

              Human Health and Climate Change

Language: English

Examination:  Oral examination in a freely chosen topic in discussion- teams in the last day. Written examination in a report, created in a team   (volume about 10 pages) till 31 December 2014

Number of Credit Points: 2-5, depending on university

 

Member of consortiums: University West Hungary Sopron UWU

                                              Leuphana University Lüneburg LUL

                                  University Vienna BOKU

 

                                               University of Debrecen

                                               University of Pécs

                                               University of Szeged

                                               Károly Róbert University College, Gyöngyös

 

Program:

31 August 2014 Sunday:  Arriving in Sopron

 

01 September 2014 Monday: Greeting and introduction

Large lecture room in building P

08:00 – 08:10 Opening the Meeting, Greeting the Students and the Professors (Prof. Dr. Faragó, Rector of UWH)

08:10 – 08:50 Climate Impacts in the Hungarian Ecosphere (Prof. Dr. Cs. Mátyás)

08:50 – 09:30                                                                  (Prof. Dr. M.Neményi)

09:30 – 10:10 Climate Change on the World (Prof. Dr. H. Graßl)

10:10 – 10:30 Coffee break, press conference

10:30 – 11:10                                                                   (Prof. Dr. T. Schomerus)

11:10 – 11:50 Climate Change Impacts in Agriculture (Dr. J. Puskás)                                                 

11:50 – 13:00 Lunch

13.00 – 13:40 Forest Economy and Sustainability (Dr. L. Jáger)

13:40 – 14:20 Hydrological role of forests (Dr. Z. Gribovszki)

14:20 – 14:30 Coffee break

14:30 – 15:10 Impact of Climate Change on Human Infectious Diseases (Prof. Dr. B. Fleischer)                                          15:10 – 15:50 Smart cities and low CO2 Emissions (Prof. Dr.  M. Fischedick)  

16:15 – 17:00 Visitation of the Historical Animal Collection of the University of West Hungary (F. Jánoska)

 

02 September 2014 Tuesday: Excursion to Vienna (Austria) by bus

05:30 Starting time and place at the front of the College Baross út to BOKU Institute for Soil Science

08:30 – 09:10 Sustainable Agriculture (Prof. Dr. J. Eitzinger) 

09:10 – 09:20 Coffee break

09:20 - 10:00 Climate Research and Climate Modelling (Dr. H. Formayer)

10:00 - 10:10 Coffee break

10:10 – 10: 50 Methodology and Teaching in Climate Protection (Prof. Dr. H. Kromp-Kolb)

10:50 – 11:20 Questions, free discussions

11:20 - 12:00 Lunch

13:00 – 16:00 Excursion to Simmering Power Plant

16:00 - 18:00 Visit of the centre of the city 

18:00               Travelling to Sopron 

 

 

03 September 2014 Wednesday: ZENFE day and presentations of students

Large lecture room in building P

09:00 – 09:40 Biomass energy in Debrecen and in its Region (Dr. J. Szendrei)

09:40 - 10: 30 Smart City - moving from Concept to Practice (Dr. L. Ronczyk)

10:30 – 10:40 Coffee break

10:40 – 11:20 Current Status of Biogas Research at the University of Szeged (N. Ács)

11:20 - 12:00 Károly Róbert University Gyöngyös

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch

13:00 – 14:00 Examples and recommendations of students to students for the oral and written examination

                         D. Szalay: Organization of the examination procedure in 2014

                         C. Weber:  Examination system in Leuphana University Lüneburg

                         E . Horváth: Examination experiences of the Summer School 2013

14:00 – 16:00 Excursion to a forest closed to Sopron (I. Berki)

16:30 – 18:00 City tour in the historical Sopron (Starting place at the front of the College Ady E. út)

18:00 – 22:00 Common evening in the wine cellar Gyógygödör, centre of the city (Consumption at own contribution)

 

 

04 September 2014 Thursday: Excursion to Budapest by bus

5:30 Starting place at the front of the College Baross út

9:00 - 10:30    ELTE Eötvös Lóránd University Budapest, Institute for Meteorology

                           University research and education in meteorology (Prof. Dr. J. Bartholy)                         

                         Climate change prediction in Hungary (Dr. R. Pongrátz)

                         Walk in the buildings of the ELTE

10:30 - 12:00 TU Budapest, Institute for Building Technology and Chemical Processing

                         Air Conditioning by High Temperatures because of Climate Change (Dr. L. Kajtár)

                          Theory and Practice of Comfort in Building Technology (Prof. Dr. Bánhídi)

                        Walk in the buildings of the TU Budapest

12:00 – 14:30 Lunch and free program

15:00 - 16:00 Visit of the Hungarian Academy of Science MTA  

17:00 – 18:00 Visit of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany (K. Márton (Ms))

18:00                 Travelling to Sopron

 

 

05 September 2014 Friday: Large lecture room in building

Group-discussions of students, interactive working ( the topic is eligible)

10:30 – 10:40 Break

12:10 - 12:20 Summary and Good by (Prof. Dr. B. Horváth, Director of the ZENFE project)  

 

12:20 – 13:10 Lunch

 

End of the Summer School

 

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