The European energy transition from a comparative law perspective

IKEM-Direktor Prof. Dr. Michael Rodi bei der IKEM-Jahrestagung 2022

At an international legal conference on 16–17 March 2023, researchers, experts and other interested parties will meet in Berlin and Greifswald to discuss European energy law from a comparative perspective. Lectures and discussions will focus on the differences and similarities in energy law across Europe and develop ideas for a common energy transition in Europe. […]

Smart Water Governance, Social Strategies and Regulatory Approaches

Water is a scarce resource and an indispensable basis for life on earth. Although more than two thirds of the earth’s surface is covered by water, only a very small portion can be used as drinking water or for irrigation. In the wake of climate change, water availability and distribution are becoming increasingly important issues. […]

Hydrogen in the Energy Transition

The IKEM Research Academy, founded in 2020, aims to advance fundamental research, scientific networking and the promotion of young talent in interdisciplinary climate protection research, focusing on law. In March 2021, the IKEM Research Academy held its first doctoral seminar, which explored legal issues associated with the infrastructure of the energy transition. The upcoming seminar […]

IKEM Annual Conference 2021

At IKEM’s annual conference, participants explore the boundaries of a new field Experts in economics, law and the social sciences discussed the new field of climate law at IKEM’s Annual Conference 2021 in Greifswald. The conference made it clear that, because climate change affects every aspect of life, combatting it will require a holistic approach. […]

Future Energies Science Match

As an official science partner of the Tagesspiegel, we cordially invite you to join us on December 1 at the Future Energies Science Match 2021 in Kiel’s Wunderino Arena. Register for free via this link, and either be there on site or follow the most efficient energy research summit digitally and thereby actively shape the […]

Climate Talks (IJP)

The event series ‘Climate Talks’, funded by EUKI and organised by the International Journalists’ Programmes (IJP) offers a unique opportunity for exchange between journalists and experts in tackling the climate crisis. The monthly virtual conferences are hosted by IKEM and highlight topics such as civic participation, regulatory measures, mobility and sustainable cities.

Asia Talks

The digital event series Asia Talks, launched by the International Journalists’ Programmes (IJP), discusses current social issues in a virtual exchange involving experts and interested parties every month. The focus is always on regional developments in topics related to climate protection, gender equality, the future of mobility, agriculture and social cohesion. Under the moderation of […]

Unicorns in Tech Festival

Anika Nicolaas Ponder, the Sustainability & Innovation Team Lead, will join Bernd Riedel, Founder and CEO of Ellery Studio, in giving the presentation ‘Gender equality in the workplace: Gamification and engagement for a feminist future’ at the Unicorns in Tech Festival 2021.

Humboldt Communication Lab

The Communication Lab for Exchange between Research and Media is organised twice a year by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation for its fellows and young journalists from all over the world. In this event, participants are accompanied by experts in science communication as they work on a journalistic product related to a specific topic. The […]


IKEM-Side Event bei der COP25 in Madrid (2019)

In line with the focus on carbon markets and the Article 6 rulebook at this year’s COP negotiations, IKEM will participate in events to share ideas for net-zero market designs that increase climate ambition and economic advantages for sustainable action. In particular, IKEM will focus its participation and advocacy on the sustainable future of cities […]