The Zukunftskolleg's 10 year Anniversary

Friday, 03. November 2017
13.00 – 18.00

University of Konstanz, A 704


Michael O'Rourke (Michigan State University), Ulrich Rüdiger (University of Konstanz), Elke Scheer (University of Konstanz) and others

This year, the Zukunftskolleg will be celebrating its 10th anniversary – and we hope we will be celebrating with you!

Please confirm your attendance and the number of your guests by writing to Aylin Öngün,, until 2 October and let her know if you would like to make
use of childcare during the event at the university.

13:00–13:15 Welcoming remarks by Ulrich Rüdiger (Rector of the University of Konstanz)

13:15–14:30 The story of the Zukunftskolleg - Multimedia presentation with contributions by Joachim Nettelbeck (Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin), Elke Scheer (University of Konstanz) and others

14:30–15:00 Coffee break and poster presentation of Fellows’ research projects

15:00–16:30 Interdisciplinarity, Integration, and Dialogue - Reflections on the Philosophy of Interdisciplinarity - Keynote lecture by Michael O‘Rourke (Department of Philosophy, Michigan State University)

16:45–17:45 Getting lost in the academic system – The struggles of a junior scientist - Improvisation theater performed by ImproTheater Konstanz

17:45 Food, drinks and music