Celebration of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute for Physical Chemistry and Electrochemistry/Fritz Haber Institute of the Max Planck Society
(Henry Ford Building, Freie Universität Berlin)

9:00 Registration and Coffee
9:30 Welcoming Remarks
Prof. Dr. Gerard Meijer
   video
Tributes
Prof. Dr. Matthias Kleiner, Präsident der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft, Bonn
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Prof. Dr. Helmut Schwarz, Präsident der Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung, Bonn
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Claudia Zinke, Staatssekretärin für Bildung, Jugend und Familie
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Prof. Dr. Annette Schavan, Bundesministerin für Bildung und Forschung, Berlin
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Speech
Prof. Dr. Peter Gruss, Präsident der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, München
    Musical Intermezzo
    Herbert M.F. Freundlich (1880 - 1941): Rondo for two pianos
Lectures
Prof. Dr. Fritz Stern, New York
Fritz Haber: Flawed greatness of person and country
   english version, deutsche Version

Prof. Dr. Gerhard Ertl
Molecules at surfaces
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    Musical Finale
    Thomas Hennig (*1964): Anniversary March
    Music: Thomas Hennig & Florian Wessel, piano
12:15Concluding Remarks
Prof. Dr. Gerard Meijer
12:30Buffet Lunch in the pavilion on the campus of the Fritz Haber Institute
14:00 - 19:00Open House, guided tours of laboratories
15:30 - 18:00 The United Big Band of the Arndt-Gymnasium Dahlem plays in the pavilion
17:30 Play 'Der Chemiker', written by Chrétien Schouteten; staged reading (in German) by theater 89 in the lecture hall
19:00 - 24:00Party in the pavilion and the historic building, with dj.snow and the Jive Sharks