Dr. France A. Córdova, Director of the National Science Foundation, and DFG President Peter Strohschneider
DFG Offices North America: Washington DC and New York City
The United States and Canada hold a special position in the context of the increasing internationalization of German research. The North America Office facilitates contact between scientists and researchers in Germany and North America, supports early-career researchers on a DFG fellowship in the region, and organizes outreach activities to showcase German research in the region.
Over the years, the Leibniz Lecture followed by a German Social has evolved to become an established tradition for attendees of the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) who are interested in German-American and international exchange. Interner Linkmore
The DFG Office North America took part in the Year of German-American Friendship. The close scientific relations between the two countries were celebrated in numerous locations with the slogan “Wunderbar Together – Germany and the U.S. Interner Linkmore
An audience of several hundred listened to the Leibniz Lecture given by Professor Ivan Dikic, organised by the DFG Office North America together with the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health in Maryland (USA).
February 13-16, 2020
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA
“Envisioning Tomorrow’s Earth”
German Partners in North America