22-23 October 2019
Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Berlin
Europe/Berlin timezone

Scientific Programme

  • The landscape of third-generation (3G) detectors
  • Extreme gravity and fundamental physics
  • Cosmology and the early universe
  • Multi-messenger astronomy
  • Sources at the frontier of observations
  • Compact-object binary formation scenarios
  • Extreme matter and nuclear physics
  • Source modeling and data-analysis challenges



Registration: 22 October 2019, 10:00
Start: 22 October 2019, 11:00
End: 23 October 2019, 17:00


The meeting will take place at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities, which is in the centre of Berlin and is easy to reach with public transport.
It is a 20 minutes bus ride from Berlin Central Station or a 40 minutes bus ride from airport TXL.

Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Conference and Event Centre
Jägerstraße 22/23
10117 Berlin


Registration fee

The fee includes the coffee breaks and the reception: 60,00 EURO - not confirmed yet.

List of current confirmed speakers

Almudena Arcones
David Berge
Marica Branchesi
Chris Van Den Broeck
Alessandra Buonanno
Jonathan Gair
Tanja Hinderer
Peter Kukla
Harald Lück
Samaya Nissanke
Harald Pfeiffer
Rafael Porto
Bangalore Sathyaprakash
Geraldine Servant
Alberto Sesana
Masaru Shibata
Thomas Sotiriou


Organizing Committee

Alessandra Buonanno (Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics/University of Maryland)
Marek Kowalski (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY/Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Rafael Porto (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY)


Silvia Alessandria (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Julia Eckert (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY)

Organizing Institutes

Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics