Opening and Awards Ceremony
Monday, 14. September 2020, 8:15-9:00
The Jahrestagung will be held online with the exception of the opening ceremony, which will take place in-person on the TU Chemnitz campus and made available to all participants by video stream.
We are very pleased to host the awarding of two prestigious mathematics prizes during this ceremony, which will feature the following events:
- Opening Remarks by Prof. Friedrich Götze (President, DMV)
- Welcome Address by Prof. Gerd Strohmeier (Rector, TU Chemnitz)
- (Recorded) Welcome Message by Michael Kretschmer (Minister President of the Free State of Saxony)
- Presentation of the von Kaven Award by Dr. Frank Kiefer (DFG) to
Prof. Alexandra Carpentier (Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg),
Laudatio by Prof. Felix Otto (MPI-MIS Leipzig)
- Presentation of the Minkowski Medal by Prof. Götze to Prof. Moritz Kerz (Universität Regensburg),
Laudatio by Prof. Jürg Kramer (HU Berlin)
- Conference Opening by Prof. Oliver Ernst (Mathematics Dept. Chair, TU Chemnitz)
The opening and awards ceremony will be followed immediately by the plenary Prize Lecture
(9:00-10:00) of Prof. Kerz.