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DDc Lunch Retreats

DRESDEN-concept (DDc) started in 2021 the new format DDc Lunch Retreat.
Future-oriented topics with a high scientific potential that have been identified and proposed by the Scientific Area Committees (SACs) and/or the DDc Executive Board, will be shortly presented by key scientists to interested DDc members in order to get feedback and to sound out cooperation possibilities.

Next DDc Lunch Retreat

On January 19, 2022 the 13th DDc Lunch Retreat will be taking place at noon from 12:00 to 1:00 pm.

Key speakers

  • Prof. Simon Alberti (TUD)
  • Prof. Anthony Hyman (MPI-CBG)
  • Prof.in Min Ae Lee-Kirsch (UKD / TUD)
  • Dr. Jared Sterneckert (TUD)

will present the following topic:

Condensate biomedicine: Using the concept of biomolecular condensates to discover new biology and medicine

The meeting will be held in English as a videoconference (Zoom). All DDc scientists are cordially invited to join and discuss with the key speakers.

Please register by following the link below. You will receive the link to the videoconference with the registration.

Following DDc Lunch Retreats:

  • 13th DDc Lunch Retreat: January 19, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
  • 14th DDc Lunch Retreat: February 10, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
  • 15th DDc Lunch Retreat: March 24, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
  • 16th DDc Lunch Retreat: April 14, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

The previous five DDc Lunch Retreats addressed the following research areas:

  • 1ts DDc Lunch Retreat: “Cellular Metabolism”
    Key speakers: Prof. Triantafyllos Chavakis (UKD), Prof. Ünal Coskun (PLID), Prof. Michele Solimena (PLID) and Prof. Marino Zerial (MPI-CBG)
  • 2nd DDc Lunch Retreat: “Precision Chemistry for Future Materials“
    Key speakers: Prof.  Xinliang Feng (TUD) and Prof. Thomas Heine (TUD)
  • 3rd DDc Lunch Retreat: “Great topics, forbidden names: anti-aging, successful aging and rejuvenation“
    Key speakers: Prof. Henrik Bringmann (TUD), Prof. Lorenz Hofbauer (UKD), Prof. Gerd Kempermann (DZNE) and Dr. Miranka Wirth (DZNE)
  • 4th DDc Lunch Retreat: “21st Century Building: Towards a Climate and Resource Neutral Construction“
    Key speakers: Prof. Manfred Curbach (TUD) and Prof. Victor Mechtcherine (TUD)
  • 5th DDc Lunch Retreat: “New insights from the interface between electronics and living nature“
    Key speakers: Prof. Karl Leo (TUD) and Prof. Carsten Werner (Leibniz IPF)
  • 6th DDc Lunch Retreat: “Context and Behaviour”
    Key speakers: Prof. Katharina von Kriegstein (TUD), Prof. Tanja Endraß (TUD) and Prof. Stefan Kiebel (TUD)
  • 7th DDc Lunch Retreat: “Transitioning mobility into a digital, sustainable world
    Key speakers: Prof. Regine Gerike (TUD), Prof. Hartmut Fricke (TUD), Prof. Marc Timme (TUD) and Prof. Ostap Okhrin (TUD)
  • 8th DDc Lunch Retreat: “Taming WaterExtremes – Smart water systems in an extreme world“
    Key speakers: Prof. Peter Krebs (TUD), Prof. Stefan Stolte (TUD), Prof. Markus Weitere (TUD/UFZ), Prof. Edeltraud Günther (UNU-FLORES) and Prof. Jochen Schanze (IÖR)
  • 9th DDc Lunch Retreat: „Active back-end of line for in-memory computing / Responsible electronics in the climate change era“
    Key Speaker: Prof. Thomas Mikolajick (TUD) and Prof. Yana Vaynzof (TUD)
  • 10th DDc Lunch Retreat: „NHR, NDFI, ScaDS.AI, CIDS: Important ingredients NOT only for the Emerging field Data-intensive Digital Science but for several other research activities“
    Key Speaker: Prof. Wolfgang Nagel (TUD) and Prof. Bjoern Andres (TUD)
  • 11th DDc Lunch Retreat: Key speakers and their topics
    Prof. Frank Ellinger (TUD) – Responsible Radio Frequency Circuits for Wireless Communications for ReC2
    Prof. Gerhard Fettweis (TUD, Barkhausen Institut) – Digitization and Democracy – Bridging Engineering and Human Sciences
    Prof. Frank H.P. Fitzek (TUD) – CeTI 2.0