Opening / 03.04.2017

On April 3rd, the Einstein Center Digital Future will open its doors for the first time. The space at Willhelmstraße is a part of the historical Robert-Koch-Forum, and will host an interdisciplinary research environment in which the best young “digital minds” from all over the world develop, shape and advance digitalization in the sciences, the economy and society. The new location will provide the initiative with a prestigious center in the heart of Berlin, with the best conditions for the development into a public forum for the exchange of important and current ideas around digitalization. On April 3rd, Michael Müller, the Governing Mayor of Berlin, officially opened the Einstein Center.  

The Einstein Center Digital Future has an initial operating time of six years. The first funding phase will run from 1 April 2017 to 31 May 2020, and the second will run from 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2023 following a successful interim evaluation in 2018.