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Registration to the 2019 Summer Colloquium

MPI-IS cordially invites you to attend the 2019 Intelligent Systems Summer Colloquium

Please see below for the schedule and registration.

The Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems is delighted to invite you to its annual scientific summer colloquium, formerly referred to as the Günter Petzow Colloquium.

Date: Friday, July 05, 2019, starting at 1:30 pm
Location: Lecture Hall 2D5, Heisenbergstraße 1, Stuttgart

This annual colloquium will start with coffee at 1:30 pm. A set of four scientific presentations will commence at 2:00 pm. The lectures will be held in English and cover current scientific topics. All current and former employees, friends of the institute, and the interested public are welcome to attend this event, as the colloquium's purpose is to strengthen the institute's scientific connection with people in the region.

Günter Petzow Prize
On the occasion of this year's summer colloquium, the Stuttgart site of the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems will award the 14th annual Günter Petzow Prize to a young scientist from the institute for outstanding research in the field of materials science. Prof. Dr. Günter Petzow was a Director at the Max Planck Institute for Metals Research in Stuttgart between 1973 and 1994. He is internationally renowned for his trend-setting research on multicomponent materials.

The Günter Petzow Prize is sponsored by the Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft and Volkswagen AG.

Given her/his outstanding research success here at MPI-IS, the selection committee has chosen to bestow upon:

Ms/Mr Name
2019 Günter Petzow Prize.

XXXX is a position in the XXXX department. He/she short despription of her/his research or what he/she won the prize for.

XXXX will receive her/his prize during the IS Summer Colloquium, where her/his nominator, XXXX, will introduce her/him before her/his talk.


Please register by midnight on Friday, June 14, 2019 by submitting the online registration form.



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Katherine J. Kuchenbecker

Managing Director, Stuttgart

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Event Manager

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