Concluding events of the BMVI-project „Smart Air Quality Network” (SAQN) funded by the German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure - Bundesministerium für Verkehr und digitale Infrastruktur (BMVI) under grant no. 19F2003B ( 23 - 24 September 2020, all events are online accessable

1. Day: User-relevant concluding project event (in German)

Open for all citizen of Augsburg, local policymakers, environmental departments of German cities

Objectives: Citizen Science - Education – Encounter – Orientation

Continuation of the internal SAQN workshop on 07 May 2018

  • 9:00 – 12:00 Online Workshop
    • Welcome speech by the head of the division Environment of Augsburg, Reiner Erben
    • Key Note speech about health research and epidemiology by Prof. Dr. Annette Peters, HMGU/EPI
    • Overview about SAQN project results, Dr. Till Riedel, KIT/TECO
    • Contributions from related projects and initiatives
  • 13:00 – 18:00 Open Day, Umweltamt der Stadt Augsburg, Schießgrabenstraße 4, 86150 Augsburg
    • Demonstrations of SAQN
    • Demonstration of related project results
    • Video about air quality measurements with low-cost mobile sensors, KIT/TECO
    • Supporting program about sustainable development of Augsburg

2. Day: International scientific symposium (in English)

Objectives: Information exchange, development of new research topics, looking for new applications, initiatives for joint project proposals

Continuation of the international workshop on assessing fine-granular modelling and measurement of particulate matter on 04 – 05 December 2018 at HMGU in Munich-Neuherberg

  • 9:00 – 17:00 Online symposium
    • Invited talk about health research and epidemiology by Prof. Dr. Annette Peters and team, HMGU/EPI
    • Presentations of the SAQN project results
    • Concepts of smart air quality measurement networks
    • Measurement techniques for smart air quality measurement networks
    • Data management systems
    • Small-scale numerical simulations
    • Personal air pollution exposure detection for application in epidemiological studies
    • Applications of smart air quality networks
    • Influences of mobility restrictions during Corona pandemic upon air quality
    • Wrap-up and next steps of cooperation
  • 17:00 – 19:00 Online Meeting of the Advisory Board of the SAQN project