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First VDSEE Annual Retreat

8-9 October 2022

We are pleased to announce and invite our VDSEE members to our First Annual Retreat in Illmitz, Burgenland - close to the National Park Lake Neusiedl.

Two days of exciting scientific and social programme is waiting for you.

A lot has happened since the launch of VDSEE in 2020, and it is about time that we meet each other and exchange about the past and the future.

This final and binding registration closes on 15 August 2022

needed to

  • book bus for organised transfer Vienna <-> Illmitz
  • finalise agenda
  • set-up organised & quick check-in in seminar hotel
  • inform restaurant in advance on specific dietary needs
  • among other items

Why register again?

Pre-registration in March 2022 needed to get appr. no. of participants to find appropriate seminar location.


  • Start: Saturday, 08 October 2022 (about 8:00 leaving at UBB)
  • End: Sunday, 09 October (about 16:00 bust transfer back to Vienna, UBB)
  • Bus transfer from and back to Vienna is organised by Doc School


  • Illmitz at Lake Neusiedl, Burgenland



  • Get to know / meet each other face to face after pandemic distancing / team building activities / social activities
  • Scientific part: talks/ poster sessions/ keynote speakers
  • Strategic planning/ defining future priorities of VDSEE

We are currently analysing SWOT feedbacks and more detailed agenda will be distributed to participants in due time.

Your benefits

  • 1 ECTS for active participation in retreat
  • + 1 ECTS for poster presentation


  • Costs of bus transfers, overnight stay in Illmitz, lunches, dinner and coffee breaks are covered by VDSEE budget.

Your contribution



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