BayKlimaFit 2 will present in the Public Lecture Series of the Hans Eisenmann Academy

Hans Eisenmann Academy in the winter semester 2022/23

Strong plants mitigating the impact of climate change

The lectures will be held in German only

  • Thursday, November 3, 2022, 5 pm 
    "Trockenstresstoleranter Weizen" (Drought stress tolerant wheat)
    Dr. Manuel Spannagl, Helmholtz Zentrum München


  • Thursday, Dezember 1, 2022, 5 pm 
    "Knollenqualität und Stresstoleranz von Kartoffel" (Tuber quality and stress tolerance of potatoes)
    Dr. Sophia Sonnewald, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg


  • Thursday, Dezember 15, 2022, 5 pm
    "Stärkequalität und Trockentoleranz der Braugerste" (Starch quality and drought tolerance of malting barley)
    Dr.-Ing. Martina Gastl, Technische Universität München


  •  Thursday, January 19, 2023, 5 pm
    "Wie nährstoffeffiziente Kulturpflanzen besser mit Trockenheit zurechtkommen - Beispiel Boreffizienz" (How nutrient-efficient crops cope better with drought - example of borefficiency)
    Prof. Dr. Patrick Bienert, Technische Universität München

Further information and the link to the registration you can find here
as pdf-file

Kick off Meeting

BayKlimaFit 2 – Strong plants mitigating the impact of climate change

Date: July 8, 2021

Due to the current situation the event will be organized as a online symposium (video conference).

Program (German only)

Press release Bavarian State Ministry of the Environmental and Consumer Protection (German language only)

XXIVth EUCARPIA Maize and Sorghum Conference

Integrating quantitative and molecular genetics to develop new breeding methods in maize and sorghum

October 7 -9, 2019, Freising

further informationen and registration


TUM Summer School 2019 on "Selection and Breeding"

Herrsching am Ammersee

June 25 – July 2, 2019

further information and registration


BayKlimaFit - final event

On February 25, 2019 the final event of the project network BayKlimaFit took place at the Munich Residence. (German language only) 


News report 17:30 Sat.1 Bayern covering the final event - 25.02.2019 (German only) 

Press release Bavarian State Ministry of the Environmental and Consumer Protection (German language only)

Press release TUM 28.02.2019 (German only)

weitere Presseberichte


Event Information

Symposium „Climate change in urban areas – challenges for agriculture and water management” 19.02.2019, at the Munich Residence. 

Programm (German only)

Podium discussion about “Risks and chances of the climate change” with Prof. Sonnewald FAU Erlangen.

TUM@Freising: Prof. Chris-Caroline Schön gave a talk about "Green Biotechnology – chances and future perspectives"

On February 6, 2018, Prof. Chris-Caroline Schön talked about „Green biotechnology – chances and future perspectives" at the Lindenkeller Freising. The talk is part of the event "TUM@Freising, Science explained for everyone". News article Freisinger Tagblatt (German only) (as tif-file)

Link to the University homepage (German only) 

Link to Freising  (German only) 


BayKlimaFit - Interim Report

On October 9, 2017 the project network BayKlimaFit presented first results in an interim report at the Innovations- und Gründerzentrum Biotechnologie (IZB) in Martinsried/Munich.

Program in pdf-file format (German language only)

News coverage MünchenTV on 9. Oktober 2017 (German language only)

Press release

Photos from the meeting - coming soon


Spring School 2017

Location: Freising

Dates: 23. - 24. März 2017

German Plant Breeding Society (GPZ) 

registration closed

International Conference on "Selection Theory and Breeding Methodology"

Location: Freising

Dates: 23. - 24. März 2017

German Plant Breeding Society (GPZ) 

registration closed

Kick off meeting

On 14th April 2016 the Bavarian State Minister Ms. Ulrike Scharf launched the project network “BayKlimaFit – Strategies for the adaptation of crop plants to climate change” at the Munich Residence.

Program in pdf-file format (German language only)