Kick-Off Cluster of Excellence MMCI

Kick-Off Cluster of Excellence

The Cluster Kick-Off social evening took place on Thursday, November 13, 2008, in the Mechanical Factory, Alte Schmelz St. Ingbert.

In the spectacular ambience of the former industrial site, the Cluster of Excellence presented the experimental music artists Wegener&Zintel, who enthralled the guests with their sound performance. The internationally renowned pantomime JOMI also performed at the event. Meinard Müller gave insights into the practical aspects of the Cluster research.

The event was attended by the Federal Minister of Research, head of the department "Key Technologies – Research for Innovation", Ministerialdirigent Dr. Wolf-Dieter Lukas, and the Minister for Economic Affairs and Science of the Saarland, Joachim Rippel, among other guests of honour.