SCHEDULE

Thematic theme days of the summer school

Monday
Day 1
Scenic cycling will focus on the ways of making a cycling experience memorable and joyful on the way from A to B in rural areas. In addition to our keynote by Johannes Schöning from The University of Bremen on scenic cycling we will go on a scenic cycling tour around the “Zwischenahner Meer” a beautiful lake in the Oldenburg area.
Tuesday
Day 2
Urban cycling will explore the cycling experience in the city, challenges of effective commuting and navigation through a city, and opportunities of increasing safety through interaction with other road users.
Wednesday
Day 3
Accessible cycling will explore new ways of making cycling possible for people with health restrictions. We are happy to have Benjamin Tannert from the University of Bremen and Torben Bröer  as a tandem keynote for this theme. Torben Bröer was participating with his hand bike in the Paralympics in Bejing 2008.
Thursday
Day 4
Safe cycling will explore cycling and traffic regulations and the interaction in urban traffic and concrete rush hour situation. Our keynote speaker from the Police University in Münster will introduce us into the safety aspects of cycling and we will be accompanied for our bicycle trip in Münster a Cycling Police Team and inspect one of the most dangerous known roundabouts.

Concrete time plan

DateSchedule
Scenic cycling

Monday, 11.05.
9:00 – 10:00 – Welcome and Keynote: Johannes Schöning “Beautiful…but at What Cost? An Examination of Externalities in Geographic Routing with Secondary Criteria”
10:00 – 10:30 – Coffee break
10:30 – 12:30 – Workshop
12:30 – 13:30 – Lunch
13:58 – 14:10 – Train trip from Oldenburg to Bad Zwischenahn
14:30 – 16:00 – Bicycle Tour 1
16:00 – 16:30 – Coffee break (Bad Zwischenahn)
16:45 – 16:53 – Train from Bad Zwischenahn to Oldenburg-Wechloy
17:30 – 18:30 – Industrial talk, demo and discussions (Lennart Brink-Abeler, Geomobile)
19:00 – 22:00 – Social event
Stay overnight in Oldenburg
Urban cycling

Tuesday, 12.05.
8:35 – 09:05 – Train trip from Oldenburg to Bremen
9:05 – 09:30 – Tram from Bremen railway station to University of Bremen
09:30 – 11:00 – Industrial talk, demo and discussions (Louis-P. Huard,  Boréal Bikes)
11:00 – 11:30 – Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00 – Workshop
13:00 – 13:45 – Lunch
14:00 – 16:00 – Bicycle Tour 2
16:15 – 18:00 – Keynote: Meike Jipp, Institut für Verkehrssystemtechnik
21:15 – 21:53 – Train trip from Bremen to Oldenburg
Stay overnight in Oldenburg
Accessible cycling

Wednesday, 13.05.
9:13 – 10:05 – Train trip from Oldenburg to Cloppenburg/Quakenbrück
10:05 – 11:30 – Bicycle Tour 3
11:30 – 12:00 – Coffee Break
12:00 – 13:00 – Keynote (PFAU-Tech)
13:00 – 14:00 – Lunch
14:00 – 15:30 – Industrial talk, demo and discussions (Torben Bröer and Benjamin Tannert)
15:30 – 18:00 – Workshop (Conference Room)
Stay overnight in Quakenbrück
Safe cycling

Thursday, 14.05.
9:21 – 10:55  – Train trip from Quakenbrück to Münster / Workshop in the train
11:00 – 11:30 – Bus from Münster railway station to University of Münster
11:30 – 12:00 – Coffee break
12:00 – 12:30 – Introduction to GeoInformatics (Angela Schwering)
12:30 – 13:00 – Industrial talk, demo and discussions (Sigmund Piller, UVEX)
13:00 – 14:00 – Lunch
14:00 – 16:00 – Bicycle Tour 4
16:30 – 17:30 – Keynote: Christine Sutter “Traffic Science & Traffic Psychology”
19:00 – 22:00 – Social event in Münster
Stay overnight in Münster
Friday, 15.05.9:03 – 11:29 – Train trip from Münster to Oldenburg / Workshop in the train
11:30 – 12:00 – Cycling to OFFIS
12:00 – 13:00 – Lunch
13:00 – 15:00 – Workshop presentations, general discussions, wrap-up