Our International Tour continues… Next Stop/Nastepny Przystanek: Wrocław

From 22 September 2017 the DRESDEN-concept Science Exhibition will be displayed on one of the most frequented squares in Wroclaw and it will be presented both in Polish and English. The Plac Solny (“Salt Market” square) directly adjacent to the town hall square, is known for its year-round flower sales and will host the Science Exhibition until 11 October 2017. During this time period, students from the numerous Wroclaw universities will return from their summer break.

Lectures, book presentations, and student information events serve to inform and promote an exchange between the DRESDEN-concept partners and the universities of Wroc?aw. A large number of researchers from Dresden and Wroclaw will support these activities. Some events will also be held at the local universities. Soon, you will find more information about the planned events right here on this website.

For years, TU Dresden and many of its DRESDEN-concept partners have already been maintaining close relationships with the universities in Wroclaw. Within the framework of the planned activities, these partnerships shall be intensified, strengthened and extended to other research areas.

The planned series of events is directed at researchers, junior researchers, students, research partners and all interested citizens of the city of Wroclaw and its guests.

The activities are held under the auspices of the German Consulate General in Wroclaw, the State Capital Dresden and the Saxon State Ministry for Higher Education, Research and the Arts.

Opening event

On Friday, 22 September 2017, the opening event of the Science Exhibition will take place from 3:30 pm on the Plac Solny (in case of rain, in the restaurant Inspiracia: Plac Solny 16).

In addition to the Rectors and Directors from the DRESDEN-concept partners and the universities of Wroclaw, the German State Secretary Uwe Gaul, Dresden’s Lord Mayor as well as Wroclaw’s Mayor will be in attendance.

If you are interested in participating in the opening event, please contact us at presse(at)dresden-concept.de.

Speeches at the opening event will be held by: the Chairman of the Board of the DRESDEN-concept Research Alliance, Professor Dr Müller-Steinhagen; the president of the city Wroclaw, Mr Dutkiewicz; the Lord Mayor of the city of Dresden, Mr Hilbert, and the State Secretary of the Free State of Saxony, Mr Uwe Gaul.