Less is (More) Sustainable. From a historical point of view, the Bauhaus anticipated essential thoughts of environmental protection and sustainability more than 90 years ago. In the era of globalization this citation is more topical than ever. Based on the concepts of Bauhaus in relation to the environmental protection it is advisable to transform this ideas in the area of Environmental Informatics.
Since 1986, the EnviroInfo Conferences on Informatics for Environmental Protection focus on concepts, methods and tools to process, analyze and interpret environmental information and support the discourse on environmental issues. The conference has developed into a leading international and interdisciplinary conference on environmental Information and Communication Technologies. EnviroInfo has a strong tradition of discussing fundamental aspects in the field of environmental informatics, developing understanding for enhancing the scope of potential environmental systems.
Following the last successful conference of the series in Ispra/Italy this conference is held in the German Umweltbundesamt Building in Bauhaus City Dessau. This 26 th EnviroInfo conference demonstrates again the broad application area of environmental informatics for networking knowledge about environmental systems under the headline.