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Information for invited speakers and award winners (prizes): Please do not register. The organizers will handle your registration and inform you about the details.

We cordially invite you to attend the 115th Annual meeting of the German Zoological Society (DZG) in Kassel from Sept. 4th to Sept. 8th 2023 at the Campus Center of the University of Kassel, Moritzstrasse 18. Please note that satellite symposia and SpiderFest will be held on Monday, 4th of September.

Registration and submission of your contribution (oral contribution or poster) is possible now. 

click here to start the registration process or to submit your abstract

Please note that the registration as a DZG member is only possible if you join the society beforehand (DZG membership information). Please have your membership ID ready for the registration process.

Abstract submission

The abstract can be submitted via the registration link. The abstract should contain maximum of 300 words.

Please note, it's not possible to upload files.

Submission deadline is extended to July 15th 2023. 

Deadlines & registration fees

             DZG Member         Non-Member       DZG-student   student Non-Member

Early Bird (extended)

(01.05. - 14.06.2023)

240 €270 €110 €140 €


(15.06. - 14.08.2023)

280 €340 €150 €210 €


(15.08.2023 onward)       

320 €370 €180 €240 €
One-day fee120 €120 €110 €110 €


Poster regulations

Posters should be in DIN A0 format (max. 841 x 1189 mm,portrait), paper or textile fabric. Each poster should have a title and the authors including the affiliation (presenting author underlined and bold).

Poster pins are provided.

All posters should be put up at the beginning of the conference, the earliest on Monday morning, remaining up throughout the conference, and need to be taken down on Friday before 7 pm. There will be two poster sessions. You will be assigned to one poster session and poster pitch per email. During your poster session you need to be at your poster.

All poster presenters (PhD students, post-docs, recently established professors) at the DZG 2023 conference should also participate in one min orals during their respectively assigned poster pitch, either Wednesday or Thursday (see program for time slots). For the 1 min oral, please follow the template provided below.

Poster Pitch

  1. Each poster presenter will be allowed exactly 1 minute to pitch their poster.
  2. Only one power point slide (saved as pdf) is allowed which needs to contain the following information:
  • Powerpoint size must be standard 4:3
  • Poster session /poster number in left upper corner 
  • Title
  • Authors (presenting author underlined and bold) and affiliation
  • Information you consider most important provided in figures and minimal figure legends

     3. The file must be sent before 1st of September 2023 by email to dzg2023@uni-kassel.de 

         No last-minute slides will be accepted!