Registration for person attendance of the conference is open from December 22nd to Febuary 15th 2023.

Registration for remote access to the conference is open from December 22nd 2022 to Febuary 17th 2023.

Please register via email: klimawandel.restaurierungswissenschaft(at)                                        


If childcare is required, please contact us via email.

We look forward to welcoming you in Bamberg!


Conference Programme


Febuary 27, 2023

4 p.m.


4:30 p.m.

Welcome and Introduction

4:40 p.m.

Constanze Fuhrmann | Johanna Leissner

Towards better policy decisions: defining the role of cultural heritage in climate adaptation

5:00 p.m.

Helen Thomas

Defining vulnerability and exposure in risk assessment frameworks for climate change and cultural heritage

5:20 p.m.

KEYNOTE  Jonathan Ashley-Smith

Risk assessment for cultural heritage in times of climate change

6:00 p.m.Q & A | Discussion

6:30 p.m.

Get together at the KDWT | Am Zwinger 6 | Bamberg


Febuary 28, 2023

8:30 a.m.

Registration & Coffee

9:00 a.m.

Welcome & Introduction

9:20 a.m.

KEYNOTE Chiara Bertolin

The use of historic climate analysis and microclimate monitoring for the long-term preservation of cultural heritage: a data-driven approach

10:00 a.m.

Jürgen Frick

Preventive solutions for Sensitive Materials of Cultural Heritage – The EU-Horizon 2020 project SensMat

10:20 a.m.

Chiara ManfrianiIoT for sustainability and efficiency in preventive conservation at the Anthropology and Ethnology Museum of Florence

10:40 - 11:00 a.m.

Coffee break

11:00 a.m.

Hans Daams

Long-term measurements of climate in the dome of Xanten and measurements on historic surfaces to predict damage risks on historical windows and mould risk on several historic altars in Xanten

11:20 a.m.

Pascal QuernerClimate change and its effects on indoor museum pests (insects and fungi) in Austria

11:40 a.m.

Leander PallasLong-term crack monitoring of the former Dominican church in Bamberg
12:00 p.m.Theresa Hilger | Manuela Hörmann | Julia Brandt           Development of a monitoring concept for in-situ humidification taking the example of a large-sized damaged wooden panel painting

12:20 - 12:45 p.m.

Q & A | Discussion

12:45 - 1:45 p.m.  

Lunch break

1:45 p.m.

Franziska Prell | Ralf Kilian

Climatic effects on half-timbered heritage in the Franconian open-air museum Bad Windsheim

2:05 p.m.

Daniel Herrera

The role of cultural heritage in climate resilience. Developing, testing and replicating cross-sectoral solutions for historic buildings to combine climate change adaptation and mitigation in mountainous regions

2:25 p.m.

Sören Hese

UAV-based analysis of drought induced beech tree degradation in landscape parks of SPSG in Berlin/Potsdam

2:45 - 3:15 p.m.

Coffee break

3:15 p.m.

Alexandra Schieweck

A holistic model for predicting the impacts of climate change on indoor climate and air quality

3:35 p.m.

Matthias Winkler

Application of hygrothermal building simulations to determine potential damage to historic buildings caused by climate change

3:55 p.m.

Stefan SimonClimate data analysis with regards to energy demand in German museums

4:15 - 5:00 p.m.

Q & A | Discussion

5:00 p.m.

Final remarks and farewell