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Katrin Amunts speaks at closing event for 50th Anniversary of German-Canadian Research Cooperation.

Today at the closing event for the 50th Anniversary of Germany-Canada Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation, HIBALL co-director Katrin Amunts will deliver a perspective on the long-standing collaboration between Research Center Jülich and McGill University that resulted in the BigBrain and HIBALL.

The event is co-hosted in Ottawa by Global Affairs Canada and the National Research Council with the German Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). Distinguished guests in attendance will include BMBF Minister Bettina Stark-Watzinger as well as Geneviève Tanguay and Mr. Achim Reinartz, co-chairs of the Canada-Germany Joint Science and Technology Cooperation Committee. The event will help reinforce the friendly relationship between Canada and Germany as well as pave the way to stronger and long-lasting STI cooperation.

The event can be livestreamed here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zlURb-1gYyI from 10.45-12 Canadian time and from 16:45-18.00 German time.