Ole von Beust visits the KlimaCampus

12.06.2009

Hamburgs Mayor, Ole von Beust, took the occasion of a meeting with students of his party to inform himself about the current work at the KlimaCampus. The president of the University of Hamburg, Prof. Dr. Monika Auweter-Kurtz, and representatives of the Hamburg´s Science Ministry were also present.

In connection with a nationwide activity, the CDU student organization RCDS has invited the prime ministers of the German Federal States to discuss the topic "Excellent Research in Germany". In Hamburg the KlimaCampus was the site chosen for this meeting.

The mayor emphasized that he sees research as an important location factor, also and in particular for the economy. Improving the conditions for excellent research and education is a strong priority for him.