Australian – German Science Circle:
The first Australian-German Science Circle took place at the Australian Embassy in Berlin in November, 2011. The Science Circle seeks to bring together interested scientists and academics from Australia and Germany. It is intended to promote mutual understanding of research landscapes and structures in both countries. The German chapter of the Australian-German Science Circle was opened by the Chief Scientist of Australia, Professor Ian Chubb AC.
f.r.t.l.: apl. Prof. Dr.-Ing. C. Herrmann with Prof. I. Chubb AC (Chief Scientist of Australia), H.E. P. Tesch, (The Australian Ambassador), MinR C. Jörgens (BMBF), Dr. H.-J. Stähle (International Bureau of the BMBF), Berlin, November 2011.