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EANA 2018
EANA 2018 will be held in Berlin, Germany, at the Free University Berlin, Campus Lankwitz.

Dates: 24-28 September 2018

The conference welcomes abstracts from all topics of astrobiology, and will set a special focus on "Water". EANA 2018 will be held together with the annual meetings of the German Astrobiology Society DAbG and the VAAM Space Microbiology Group

A large number of student travel grants will be available.
In addition, the Sohan Jheeta Travel bursary of €600 will be awarded to a student from a developing nation to enable the student to attend the EANA conference in Berlin.

For questions, please don`t hesitate to contact Lena Noack (lena.noack (at) fu-berlin.de) and Frances Westall (westall (at) cnrs-orleans.fr).


©Lena Noack and Viola Arens

Important deadlines:
  • Abstract and travel grant application deadline: 1 July 2018
  • Early bird registration deadline: 15 July 2018
  • Late registration deadline: 17 September 2018

The registration and abstract submission including the application for the travel grants will soon open.

Registration fees: Upon registration you will pay a conference fee depending on your EANA membership status and your academic level:
  • 80€ non-EANA member
  • 70€ EANA member
  • 60€ non-EANA member, student
  • 50€ EANA member, student
For late registrations, an additional fee of 25€ will be charged.

Local organizing committee:
  • Lena Noack (FU)
  • Jean-Pierre de Vera (DLR, DAbG)
  • Dirk Schulze-Makuch (TU, DAbG)
  • Alessandro Airo (TU)
  • Felix Arens (FU)
  • Alexander Balduin
  • Mickael Baqué (DLR)
  • Doris Breuer (DLR)
  • Andreas Elsässer (FU)
  • Jenny Feige (TU)
  • Georg Feulner (PIK)
  • Mareike Godolt (DLR, TU)
  • John Lee Grenfell (DLR)
  • Lutz Hecht (MfN, FU)
  • Jacob Heinz (TU)
  • Dennis Höning (VU Amsterdam)
  • Deborah Maus (TU)
  • Ralf Möller (DLR)
  • Carolin Rabethge
  • Heike Rauer (DLR, TU, FU)
  • Christof Sager (FU)
  • Janosch Schirmack (TU)
  • Dirk Wagner (GFZ, Uni Potsdam, DAbG)
  • Sebastian Wolf (FU)
  • Kai Wünnemann (MfN, FU)



More information will follow in the next months.