There are several different congresses taking place this weekend that you are welcome to attend. From topics on real estate to prostheses to the Entrepreneur Day, everything is on offer. But there are also concerts and events for young and old this weekend. Enjoy our selection of online-events and weekend tips from Berlin!
Tip 1: Thinking in pictures with Caspar David Friedrich
You want to take a look at the Alte Nationalgalerie? Then keep Saturday free for a few minutes. You will be guided through the collections by telephone with Casper David Friedrich. You can let your imagination run free with the room and object descriptions. Simply register for the event. The event is suitable for adults with or without visual impairment.
When: Saturday 17-17:45
Tip 2: Online-Festival: Die Goldenen Zwanziger
This weekend you have the chance to experience the online festival "The Golden Twenties". Conductor Christian Thielemann takes you back to that time and to three different musical worlds. Discover the interplay of music with jazz elements in Hindemith's parodic opera Neues vom Tage, Busoni's music between Romanticism and Modernism and the lush late-Romantic sound language of Richard Strauss all in one festival.
When: Saturday 7 pm
Tip 3: Stream: Elizaveta Bam
As part of the Re:Writing the Future festival, the stream of Elizaveta Bam will be available to you on Saturday. Young Elizaveta Bam has locked herself in her room because she is to be arrested for a "heinous crime". Her two pursuers want to hand her over to the law without being able to give her a reason. You can find out how it all turns out in the stream from 19:30. The stream will then be online for 24 hours.
When: Saturday 19:30
Tip 4: The dead city
The Komische Oper shows you the opera ,,Die tote Stadt'' on Sunday. With a musical psychological thriller about the difficulty of letting go and the necessity of doing it anyway, Canadian star director Robert Carsen makes his debut. The stream will be available for you at 7pm.
When: Sunday 7pm
Tip 5: Livestream: Wir sind nicht allein #1
Mankind did not always know that the Earth is not at the centre of the universe and that the Sun is just an ordinary star in our Milky Way. The Planetarium Berlin offers you a three-part series about the planets of our solar system. The series #wirsindnichtallein1 starts on Friday with Tim Florian Horn & Marc Horat as presenters. You can watch the livestream on YouTube, it is suitable for children aged 10 and over.
When: Friday 6pm
Tip 6: Live-audiobook
Having something read to you directly over the phone is like having a live audio book. Employees of the Tempelhof-Schöneberg public library will read books of your choice to you free of charge for 5-30 minutes. The Theodor Heuss Library is also fulfilling reading requests three times a week until 26 February.
Tip 7: further in the text
You want to improve your writing a little? Then you have the best chance to do so on Sunday. The virtual writing workshop Schreibende Schüler e.V. offers text discussions and writing exercises as well as writing impulses and topics for children up to and including the age of 18.
When: Sunday 1 pm
Tip 8: Stadtgrün WerkStadt
The initiative "Together we are a park" campaigns for Berlin's urban green spaces. The aim is to strengthen the personal responsibility and cooperation of Berliners in dealing with their urban green spaces. Together with the Senate Department for the Environment, Transport and Climate Protection and other representatives, you will have the opportunity to work on concepts and solutions for Berlin's urban green spaces. On Friday, the focus will be on waste and sustainability. Anyone who is interested is welcome to book a ticket online.
When: Friday 1 pm
Tip 9: 10. Berliner Unternehmerinnentag
In keeping with the motto "Sustainable growth, successful management, doing business", the 10th Berlin Women Entrepreneurs' Day will take place on Friday. During the discussion rounds with experts from theory and practice, you can join in and join the discussion. In the best practice rounds you can also delve deeper into selected fields of work and ask your questions. Exchange and networking are at the top of the agenda here.
Tip 10: 14 Endoprothetikkongress
This year's Endoprosthetics Congress will take place from Thursday to Saturday. Doesn't that mean anything to you? An endoprosthesis is a so-called joint replacement that has been used in humans and animals since the 20th century. Nowadays, of course, research and possibilities for such artificial joints are much more advanced. If you want to learn more about the topic, you are welcome to attend the congress.
When: Thursday to Saturday
Tip 11: DMREx II VIRTUAL REAL ESTATE EXPO
Are you interested in everything to do with the real estate industry? Then DMREx is just the right thing for you. The online conference on PropTech and the real estate industry is an independent initiative and media platform for the digital real estate industry. DMREx II will take place from Thursday to Friday. You can register for the VIRTUAL REAL ESTATE EXPO free of charge.
When: Thursday and Friday
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