The exhibition was opened on November 13th. The greeting was hold by Justus Wehmer, Manager of Carl Zeiss Jena GmbH, and a talk given by Prof. Dr. Malte C. Kaluza, Professor of Physics at the Helmholtz Institute Jena and the Friedrich Schiller University Jena, with the topic „Wissenschaft als Beruf – Begeisterung ein Leben lang“.
On Friday, November 29th the doors of numerous institutes, laboratories, companies and collections were opened for the public. “Ideas 2020” was part of the Open House Day in Jena.
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Media Response (in German only)
Stadt, Industrie und Zuckerschoten im Jahr 2020
MDR Thüringen Journal, 14.11.2013
Questions from visitors in Jena
“How can Germany re-establish its position in the solar cell market?” Read the answer here.
“When will we start populating other planets?” Read the answer here.
“How many electric cars are going to be built?” Read the answer here.
“I find it hard to imagine how a robotic arm could be controlled by the user’s thoughts. How does the robotic arm connect to the brain?” Read the answer here.
“What effect will the fourth industrial revolution and all its new technologies have on Germany as a centre of industry? Are research projects being protected from imitators in China and India?” Read the answer here.