Rostock24.05. - 14.06.2013

City Hall Rostock



Photo: Marko Luptscho

The exhibition was opened on May 23rd by Holger Matthäus, Senator for Construction and Environment of Rostock, Prof. Dr. Uwe von Lukas, Director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD,  and Prof. Dr. Udo Kragl, Chair of the Association [Rostock denkt 365°] e.V. at the City Hall Rostock.

Organizer was the Science Marketing Association [Rostock denkt 365°] e.V.,

Sardines Below the Diveboat

Foto: Henry Jager

On June 5th, the World Environment Day, sections of the two books “The Old Man and the Sea” by Ernest Hemingway (© Rowohlt Verlag GmbH, Reinbek) and “The Swarm” by Frank Schätzing (© 2004 by Verlag Kiepenheuer & Witsch GmbH & Co. KG, Köln) were read by the actors Sven Lange and Jürgen Wicht. In addition, a short film by Uli Henrik Streckenbach about the overfishing of the ocean was shown.


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"Ideas 2020" at the City Hall Rostock

Dr Susann Beetz, Project Manager "Ideas 2020"

Holger Matthäus, Senator for Environment and Consturction, Prof Dr Udo Kragl, Chairman [Rostock denkt 365°] e.V., and Prof Dr Uwe Freiherr von Lukas, Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD (LTR)

Algea salat at the exhibition opening in Rostock

The internet of the future, with secure identities

Sven Lange (left) and Jürgen Wicht at the reading

Media Response (in German only)

Neue Zukunftsausstellung öffnet im Rathaus
LOHRO │Radio für Rostock, 23.05.2013

Eröffnung der Ausstellung „Ideen 2020 – ein Rundgang durch die Welt von morgen“ im Foyer des Rostocker Rathauses
MVPO News, 24.05.2013

Zukunftsideen im Rathaus
Ostsee Zeitung, 23.05.2013

Im Rathaus ist das Hochhaus ein Surfbrett
Ostsee Zeitung, 24.05.2013

Rathaus gibt Einblick in die Zukunft
Norddeutsche Neuste Nachrichten, 24.05.2013

Ideen gestalten Zukunft
Rostocker Blitz, 26.05.2103

Questions from visitors in Kiel

Vogelperspektive“Why is nuclear power so controversial?” Read the answer here.

“Could we use cold fusion as a decentralised way to power our homes?” Read the answer here.

“Why aren’t we all using algae biofuel?” Read the answer here.

“Which is better, nuclear energy or solar energy?” Read the answer here.