Workshops are devoted to the discussion of innovative research topics, proposed by the convenors. They bring together a group of researchers from various disciplinary backgrounds at ZiF for a couple of days.

January February March | April May June | July August September | October November December

27 February Preisträgerkolloquium mit Prof. Dr. Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger:
"Die Frühe Neuzeit – das Andere der Moderne?"

Willibald Steinmetz (Bielefeld, GER), Antje Flüchter (Bielefeld, GER)
4 - 9 March Stochastic processes and their applications for the simulations of complex systems
Frithjof Karsch (Bielefeld, GER), Ion-Olimpiu Stamatescu (Heidelberg, GER)
28 - 30 March Hostile Emotions: Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives
Thiemo Breyer (Köln, GER)
4 - 6 April Developmental Perspectives on Embodiment
Vanessa Lux (Bochum, GER), Melanie Krüger (München, GER)
13 - 15 May When hate speaks – Theoretical and empirical approaches to the interdisciplinary phenomenon of hate speech. Perspectives for Research and Action
Barbara Koch-Priewe (Bielefeld, GER), Sebastian Wachs (Potsdam, GER), Andreas Zick (Bielefeld, GER)
16 - 18 May Political goals and aesthetic strategies of environmental documentaries
Susanne Kaul (Bielefeld, GER), Stefan Lange (Braunschweig, GER)
20 - 24 May Advanced parallel-in-time algorithms for computer simulations in physical sciences, social sciences and engineering
Daniel Ruprecht (Leeds, GBR), Robert Speck (Jülich, GER), Sebastian Schöps (Darmstadt, GER)
23 - 24 May Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Justice in Criminal Law
Véronique Zanetti (Bielefeld, GER), Valerij Zisman (Bielefeld, GER)
26 - 27 June Normalizing the Extreme Right
Paula Diehl (Kiel, GER), Martin Nonhoff (Bremen, GER)
16 - 19 July Equilibria in Markets, Strategic Interactions, and Complex Systems
Giorgio Ferrari (Bielefeld, GER), Frank Riedel (Bielefeld, GER), Jacco Thijssen (York, GBR)
29 July -
2 August
Measuring Charismatic Expression:
Towards an Integrated Perspective from Cultural and Cognitive Studies

Cordula Vesper (Aarhus, DEN), Adrian Hermann (Bonn, GER)
27 - 28 August The Role and Legitimacy of Judicial Assistants in European Legal Systems
Anne Sanders (Bielefeld, GER), Nina Holvast (Rotterdam, NED)
29 - 30 August Empirical Ethics – Editorial Conference
Norbert Paulo (Salzburg, AUT), Christoph Bublitz (Hamburg, GER)
5 - 6 September Entangled Comparisons. Grounding Research on Asia – Expanding Research Methodologies
Joanna Pfaff-Czarnecka (Bielefeld, GER), Christiane Brosius (Heidelberg, GER)
5 - 7 September Educational Measures against Antisemitism facing new Challenges
Marc Grimm (Bielefeld, GER), Matthias J. Becker (Potsdam, GER)
16 - 18 September The Good Life in Late Socialist Asia: Aspirations, Politics and Possibilities
Minh Nguyen (Bielefeld, GER), Phill Wilcox (Bielefeld, GER)
30 September - 2 October Computational Pan-Genomics
Jens Stoye (Bielefeld, GER), Alexander Schönhuth (Amsterdam, NED)
7 – 8 November With a little help from — whom?
The situated and organisational practices of 'helping'

Daniela Böhringer (Osnabrück, GER), Sarah Hitzler (Bielefeld, GER), Martina Richter (Essen, GER)
14 – 16 November Modelling Socio-Environmental Transformations of the Americas During the Little Ice Age, 1492 – 1800
Eleonora Rohland (Bielefeld, GER), Franz Mauelshagen (Wien, AUT), Jobst Heitzig (Potsdam, GER)
25 – 26 November Neurolaw: Ways forward for Neuroscience, Justice & Security
Dave van Toor (Bielefeld, GER), Gerben Meynen (Utrecht, NED), Tijs Kooijmans (Tilburg, NED), Tom Douglas (Oxford, GBR)
5 - 7 December XV Brunel — Bielefeld Workshop
Random Matrix Theory and Applications

Gernot Akemann (Bielefeld, GER), Igor Krasovsky (London, GBR), Dmitry Savin (London, GBR), Igor Smolyarenko (London, GBR)