Programme

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Day 1, Thursday 16th May

08:00 – 09:00Registration (hotel Continental)
09:00 – 12:00Site visits

SITE VISIT I
CEITEC Nano and
Robotic testbed
SITE VISIT II
Institute of
Scientific
Instruments
of Czech
Academy of
Sciences
SITE VISIT III
TESCAN
SITE VISIT IV
Thermo Fisher
Scientific
12:00 – 13:30Lunch
13:30 – 15:00Plenary session I

Welcome and opening:
Petr Štěpánek, rector, Brno University of Technology
Christiana Markert, Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Germany
in Prague

Opening statement by Georg Schütte, State Secretary, German Federal
Ministry of Education and Research

Opening statement by Karel Havlíček, 1st Vice-Chair, Czech Research,
Development and Innovation Council

Opening statement by Pavel Doleček, Deputy Minister for Higher
Education, Science and Research, Ministry of Education, Youth and
Sports of the Czech Republic

Keynote speech: Brno as a research location, representative of South
Moravian Innovation Centre

Keynote speech: Past, present and future of electron microscopy
(not only in Brno)

Keynote speech: German representative

Introduction to scientific panels of the conference
15:00 – 15:45Coffee break

15:45 – 18:00

Parallel
scientific
panels

PANEL 1
Chair:
Tomáš Šikola,
Andreas 
Leson
Advanced Nanotechnologies
PANEL 2
Chair:
Josef Jančář,
Karl Schulte

Lightweight
Functional
Engineering
Materials
PANEL 3
Chair:
Pavel
Václavek,
Reiner John

Digitization
towards
Mobility 4.0
and Industry
4.0
PANEL 4
Chair:
Michal
Urbánek,
Norbert
Huber

Research
Infrastructures
for Nanotechnologies
and
Advanced
Materials
18:00Transfer to Observatory by bus
18:30 – 23:00Dinner at Brno Observatory and Planetarium
22:00 – 23:00Transfer back to the hotels by bus


Day 2, Friday 17th May

09:00 – 11:00

Parallel
scientific
panels

PANEL 1
Chair:
Tomáš Šikola,
Andreas Leson

Advanced Nanotechnologies
PANEL 2
Chair:
Josef Jančář,
Karl Schulte

Lightweight
Functional
Engineering
Materials
PANEL 3
Chair:
Pavel
Václavek,
Reiner John

Digitization
towards
Mobility 4.0
and Industry
4.0
PANEL 4
Chair:
Michal
Urbánek,
Norbert
Huber

Research
Infrastructures
for Nanotechnologies
and
Advanced
Materials
11:00 – 11:30Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00Plenary session II

Funding instruments for Czech-German cooperation: presentations of
available funding instruments and examples of successful projects

Conclusions from the scientific panels presented by their chairs

Final remarks:
Lukáš Levák, Director of Department for Research and Development,
Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic
Stefan Konetzko, Division Cooperation with European Countries
and Israel, German Federal Ministry of Education and Research
13:00 – 14:00Lunch