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MCML Kick-Off

Celebrate the milestone of becoming a permanent research institution with us


   2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

   Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities



1:00 pm

Registration Opens

2:00 pm

W.A. Mozart: Divertimento in D-Dur KV 136 – Allegro

Bavarian Radio String Quartett

2:05 pm


Welcome by Prof. Dr. Thomas Seidl, Director MCML

2:10 pm

Welcome Address

  • Dr. Rolf-Dieter Jungk, Amtschef Bavarian State Ministry for Science, and the Arts, StMWK
  • Dr. Christoph March, BMBF
  • President Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Bernd Huber, LMU
  • Senior Vice President Research and Innovation Prof. Dr. Gerhard Kramer, TUM

2:40 pm

Overview of MCML

Prof. Dr. Bernd Bischl, Prof. Dr. Daniel Cremers, Directors MCML

2:55 pm

Research Keynote

Reliable AI: Successes, Challenges, and Limitations

Prof. Dr. Gitta Kutyniok, Mathematical Foundations of AI, LMU München

3:10 pm

W.A. Mozart: Divertimento in D-Dur KV 136 – Andante

Bavarian Radio String Quartett

3:15 pm

Coffee Break with String Quartet

3:45 pm

Industry Keynote


Turning AI into Business Value

Dr. Norbert Gaus, Siemens AG, Executive VP for Research and Development for Digitalization and Automation

4:00 pm

Research Keynote

The Challenges and Potentials of AI in Healthcare and Medicine

Prof. Dr. Daniel Rückert, AI in Healthcare and Medicine, TU München

4:15 pm

Industry Keynote

Learn to Be Optimal

Prof. Dr. Patrick van der Smagt, VW Group, Director of AI Research

4:30 pm

Closing Remarks

Prof. Dr. Laura Leal-Taixé, MCML Director

4:35 pm

W.A. Mozart: Divertimento in D-Dur KV 136 – Presto

Bavarian Radio String Quartett

4:40 pm

Reception with Finger Food and Poster Presentations