Welcome to the press information pages of the 15th ICRS 2022, which will be held as an in-person event in Bremen, Germany, July 3 - 8, 2022. 

We are very pleased that you are interested in this world's most important conference on coral reef ecosystems.

You will find all important information about this conference, our accompanying program for the public and extensive background information on the current situation and biology of coral reefs. Of course, media are also available for download. Since the symposium has been postponed, many dates of our accompanying program will also change. Please understand that not all new dates are fixed yet.


Outreach Events

Our informative accompanying program offers interested citizens numerous opportunities to learn about the world of coral reefs. Numerous scientists present their exciting research work in lectures. Two exhibitions could be realized with our partners the Übersee-Museum Bremen and the Haus der Wissenschaft.


The latest news about the conference and coral reef ecosystems can be found here. 

Media and background information

Here we provide interesting information and media for download. We provide this information and images free of charge for coverage of the 15th ICRS 2022 or any event held as part of the 15th ICRS 2022. The source and author must be acknowledged in any publication. Use without newsworthy reference to the 15th ICRS 2022 is not permitted unless approved by us in writing upon request. 

Accreditation, service and press releases

Journalists who would like to participate in the 15th ICRS 2022 can request access to the virtual conference by presenting a press pass to Heinz Krimmer: heinz.krimmer@icrs2021.de.

If you are planning an interview, we will be happy to assist you in finding a suitable interview partner. We will also be happy to answer any other questions you may have. Please use the contact details at the bottom of this page.

In our press releases we inform you about the most important news.

If you would like to be included in our distribution list, you can send us your request via our contact persons. You will find them in the contact data at the end of the page.

Press and Media contacts

Your contact for media enquiries:

Heinz Krimmer
Phone: +49-(0)176 5500-8505
Email: heinz.krimmer@icrs2021.de