The application will be managed via EasyChair. We will update this page with the link to EasyChar as soon as the application process has been started. This will be approximately at the end od December.

All participants need to register at EasyChair and submit a ~300 word abstract of their work in tex/LaTeX. The registration is now open and can be found here.

The deadline for submitting abstracts is the 1st of February!

Registration for Participation

Registration (contribution): April 1st 2018
Extended Registration Deadline: April 16th 2018
Registration (participation only): April 1st 2018
Extended Registration Deadline: April 16th 2018
A 50 Euro fee applies for overdue registration!
Please register on our SGA2018 registration website.


After the acceptance notification every speaker can register for the SGA.
A registration fee applies (see below).

Participation only

Please register on the SGA2018 registration website by indicating "Participation only" in the Title of talk field.

Fee for participation

Note that we have to charge a fee to cover lunch and coffee breaks.

Regular: 350€ 400€
Student: 300€ 350€

Payment Deadline:

April 1st April 16th 2018
A 50€ fee applies for any payment or registration after the deadline.

Payment Details:

Please transfer the registration fee as indicated in the registration email to our bank account:

Verein der Foerderer des Comp. Eng. e.V.
IBAN: DE45702501500010770022
Subject: SGA2018, Last Name, First Name, Affiliation


We can offer some financial support for speakers and student participants who do not have enough own funds.
All people that want to apply for the funds can send a mail to until the 23th of February with the following details:
  • Name
  • Title of talk (only speakers are supported)
  • Affiliation
  • Student or Non-Student (in the second case add the status of employment)
  • Amount of requested funds (list in detail for what you need how much)
  • Explanation why you need financial support
The steering committee will then discuss all candidates and select the candidates that will be funded.

All applicants must submit an abstract until the 16th of February in order to be eligible for the financial support. Please contact Michael Obersteiner (via for further information if you want to apply for financial support.

5th Workshop on Sparse Grids and Applications

Deadline Abstract Submission

February 1st February 16th 2018
EasyChair application
with ~300 word abstract (tex)

Acceptance Notification

March 1st 2018


April 1st April 16th 2018 SGA2018 registration website

Payment Deadline

April 1st April 16th 2018
(a 50€ fee applies for overdue payment or registration)
Payment Details


July 23-27, 2018


Institute for Advanced Study
Technische Universität München
Lichtenbergstr. 2a
85748 Garching b. München


Michael Obersteiner,

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