8th Sino-German Conference

Contextualizing SARS-CoV-2: Technology and Environment in Science, Engineering and Art.

The conference will take place July 1–3, 2021 at the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg and is organised by Astrid Schwarz. The conference in Cottbus is a follow up to the 7th conference in 2018 in Beijing organised by Prof. Dr. Fang, Zaiqing Institute for the History of Natural Science and Chinese Academy of Sciences.

The Sino-German research consortium is dedicated to cultivating the philosophy of science and technology in a comparative cultural perspective. It seeks to further research and exchange on the evolving technoscientific lifeworld, on questions of sustainable development and on the increasing interpenetration of the world’s major political economies.

Date comment:
More information and a new date/time will be announced in the future.

BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg
Platz der Deutschen Einheit 1
03046 Cottbus


Prof. Dr. rer. nat. phil. habil. Astrid Schwarz
Allgemeine Technikwissenschaft
T +49 (0) 355 69-3162

This website uses cookies. Those have two functions: On the one hand they are providing basic functionality for this website. On the other hand they allow us to improve our content for you by saving and analyzing anonymized user data. You can redraw your consent to using these cookies at any time. Find more information regarding cookies on our Data Protection Declaration and regarding us on the Imprint.


These cookies are needed for a smooth operation of our website.


Name Purpose Lifetime Type Provider
_pk_id Used to store a few details about the user such as the unique visitor ID. 13 months HTML Matomo
_pk_ref Used to store the attribution information, the referrer initially used to visit the website. 6 months HTML Matomo
_pk_ses Short lived cookie used to temporarily store data for the visit. 30 minutes HTML Matomo