Join CFACT in Munich!

CFACT Europe will participate in a climate and energy conference in Munich Germany November 30th and December 1st, during  the UN’s climate summit in Qatar.  The conference is organized by EIKE,  the European Institute for Climate and Energy.


8th International Conference on Climate Change (ICCC-8)
V International Conference on Climate and Energy (ICCE-5)
Hotel Bayerischer Hof, Munich, November 30 – December 1, 2012

Friday – November 30
08:00 am Registration
09:00 am
Welcome – Why are We Still Dealing with Climate?
Wolfgang Müller
European Institute for Climate and Energy (EIKE)
Dr. Marcus Ernst
President, Peutinger Collegium
9:30 am
NASA GIS Changes Temperature Data Retroactively – Why?
Prof. em. Dr. Friedrich-Karl Ewert
University Paderborn
10:00 am
Setting the Record Straight – Politics, the Media and the Abuse of Science
James M. Taylor
Senior fellow, The Heartland Institute
Climate Science I
10:30 am
Checking the Evidence for Man-Made Global Warming
Prof. Dr. Fred Singer
11:30 am – 12:00 am Break
12:00 am
“Emerging diseases” and Climate Change
Prof. Dr. Paul Reiter
Unité “Insectes et Maladies Infectieuses” Institut Pasteur, Paris
1:00 pm Lunch
Climate Science II
2:30 pm
Climate Change – Good or Bad?
Prof. em. Dr. Josef Reichholf
Committee for Ecology of the Bavarian Academy of Science
Energy I
3:15 pm
The implications of Germany’s new Energy Concept for Germany’s Industry
Dr. Utz Tillmann (tbc)
CEO of Union of Chemical Industries in Germany VCI
4:00 pm
Relying on Non-Renewables – The Case of Poland
Dr. Thomas Teluk
Globalization Institute, Poland
4:30 pm – 5:00 pm Break
5:00 pm
“Germany’s new Energy Concept” and its Cost for the Consumer
Günter Ederer
Journalist, Author and Film Producer

5:45 pm
Shale Gas – A Source of “Alternative” Fossil Energy?
Klaus Angerer
General Manager, BNK Deutschland GmbH
6:45 pm End of first day
7:30 pm Dinner (separate registration necessary)
8:30 pm Dinner Speech
Prof. Dr. Getrud Höhler, consultant and author of “Die Patin: Wie Angela Merkel Deutschland umbaut”

Saturday – December 01
Climate IV
08:30 am
After the US Election – The “New” Climate and Energy Policies of the US Government
Michael Goetz
Assoc. Director, CFACT Europe
09:15 am
The IPCC – Almost nothing you’ve been told about this organization is actually true
Donna Laframboise
10:00 am
Sea Level Changes – Facts and Fiction
Prof. em. Dr. Niels Axel Mörner
Department of Paleogeophysics & Geodynamics, University of Stockholm
10:45 am – 11:15 am Break
11:15 am
Glaciers- and forest development in high altitude alpine areas during the last 10,000 years
Prof. em. Dr. Gernot Patzelt
University of Innsbruck
12:10 pm
Causes for Recent Climate Changes: The Role of CO2
Prof. em. Dr. Horst Lüdecke
University of Applied Science of the Saarland
12:30 pm – 2.00 pm Lunch
Climate V
2:00 pm
Why do we observe most heavy precipitation following eclipses?
Prof. Dr. Walter Fett, Berlin
Freie Universität Berlin
2:45 pm
The cosmic ray climate link – evidence and implications to the understanding of climate change
Prof. Dr. Nir Shaviv
Racah Institute of Physics – The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
3:45 pm
Germany’s new Energy Concept between Dream and Reality
Prof. Dr. Helmut Alt
University of Applied Science Aachen

4:30 pm – 5:00 pm Break
Energy II
5:00 pm
“Peak Oil, Peak Gas? Do we need an Alternative Energy Supply?
Dan Lewis
Chief Executive, Economic Policy Centre London
5:30 pm
How Should We Transform Our Energy Transformation?
Prof. em. Dr. Horst Lüdecke
Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft des Saarlandes
6:00 pm
The history of Biofuels in the European Union – From environmental savior to climate bomb trigger
Jacob Nordangård
Department of Thematic Studies – Technology and Social Change, Linköping University
6:30 pm
Panel: (Un)-Intended Consequences of Todays Environmental Policies
James Taylor – The Heartland Institute
Michael Limburg – European Institute for Climate and Energy
7:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Closing remarks
Dr. Holger Thuss
President European Institute for Climate and Energy (EIKE)
7:15 pm Reception and end of conference

Venue: Hotel Bayerischer Hof

Promenadeplatz 2, 80333 Munich (Germany)
Registration Fees:
150 € Private Individuals, (90 € Day Tickets)
320 € Company Representatives (2 days)
Registrations after November 16, 2012 are subject to a surcharge of 30 € per Ticket.
The registration fees include morning and afternoon coffee breaks and lunch. All prices include VAT.
Special dinner in the “Roof-Garden“ (Friday, 30 November):
75 € per Person (including drinks)
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