News archive (retroactive until 2013)

"Blockchain in the Wine Industry" forum at Hochschule Geisenheim University

In 2008, an individual or group under the pseudonym Satoshi Jakamoto published the Bitcoin Protocol whitepaper with the goal of laying the foundation for a free and independent digital currency. The Bitcoin protocol works with algorithmic trust instead of a central and coordinating authority....

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University winery donates EUR 12,921 to "Geisenheim hilft! Ukraine" and launches special edition rosé wine dedicated to Ukraine

In April and May, the winery of Hochschule Geisenheim University donated 1 euro to the "Geisenheim hilft! Ukraine“ initiative. In total, they raised EUR 12,921 to help students and partner universities that are affected by the war. And the amount is set to increase because the winery has launched a...

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Congratulations, Anne-Katrin Kleih!

Ms Kleih successfully defended her doctoral thesis titled „Fresh fruit and vegetable branding: Investigating consumer behavior with visual and mixed methods“ on July 12th, 2022 at Hochschule Geisenheim University.
The cooperative Doctorate was supervised by Prof. Dr. Kai Sparke, Department of Fresh...

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International Award for Geisenheim Junior Scientists

In July, the 13th Academy of Wine Business Research (AWBR) Conference was held in Dijon after it had to be postponed twice due to the pandemic.

Hochschule Geisenheim University was represented by seven junior scientists from the Department of Wine and Beverage Business, who contributed to 9...

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Europe knows how to bring together wine and football

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There is the upcoming, controversial Football World Cup in Qatar and the current UEFA Nations League, which is often difficult to understand. But in addition to the official European Championship for professional players, there is also a remarkable Championship for Winegrowers – the UENFW VINOEURO...

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Teaching Award – Call for Nominations to Honor Excellence in Teaching

Do you know an instructor whose course deserves recognition? Nominate them for the Teaching Award!

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Geisenheim Doctoral Students Awarded at 2nd Wine Graduates' Forum

At the 2nd Wine Graduates’ Forum organized by the German Winegrowers’ Association (DWV) in mid-April, the two Geisenheim doctoral students Barbara Richter, M.Sc., and Meike Strobach, M.Sc. were honored for their outstanding presentations and awarded euros 250 each.

Barbara Richter, who writes her...

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