1. Circular

It is our pleasure to announce that the 19th Annual Meeting of the ‚Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik’ will be hosted by the Institute of Palaeontology of the University of Vienna (Austria) at the Geozentrum (UZA II). We want to invite you into the world’s most ‚liveable’ city and enjoy fruitful discussions, talks and posters concerning different fields of biological systematics but also adjoining disciplines.

Please save the date between the 11th to the 14th of February 2018. 


Cathrin Pfaff

On behalf of the organization team


Contact details:

Cathrin Pfaff

Institute of Palaeontology

Althanstr. 14

1090 Vienna, Austria

E-mail: gfbs2018@univie.ac.at


Key Dates and Deadlines

Second Circular: 1. August 2017

Start for registration & call for abstracts: 1. October 2017

Deadline for abstract submission: 4. Dezember 2017

Abstract decision announced: 15. January 2018

Deadline early bird registration: 4. Dezember 2017

Deadline regular registration: 15. January 2018

Third Circular available: 15. January 2018



Not decided yet, but our intention is to keep them as low as in previous years.


Host & Scientific Committee

Cathrin Pfaff, Jürgen Kriwet, Dominique Zimmermann