Social programme

Thursday, 23rd September 2021

11:00am Memorial Service

The interreligious memorial service will take place at 11am in the church "Gedächtniskirche".

01:00pm Opening Ceremony

The official opening event of the EAMHID 2021 in Berlin will take place from 1pm in the URANIA.

Jürgen Dusel will deliver a welcome message at the 13th International Congress of EAMHID. Jürgen Dusel has been Federal Government Commissioner for the Interests of People with Disabilities since May 2018. Prior to this, the lawyer was for several years the State Government Commissioner for the Affairs of People with Disabilities in Brandenburg. Dusel is severely visually impaired from birth.

Source: Behindertenbeauftragter/Henning Schacht

07:00pm Bus trip including a Berlin-Highlights-Trip to the Spreespeicher

From 7pm there will be a bus ride from the URANIA to the venue of the Congress Dinner (Spreespeicher).

There will be a guided tour to the highlights along the way. The ride takes about 35 minutes.

08:00pm Congress Dinner at Spreespeicher

The congress dinner starts at 8pm, it will take place in the Spreespeicher directly at the Oberbaumbrücke.

Participation in the dinner can be booked when registering for the congress. The costs will be announced before the registration opens.

Friday, 24th September 2021

03:00pm Visit of the memorial site for victims of the euthanasia murders

On Friday a visit to the memorial site for victims of the euthanasia murders in Brandenburg an der Havel is offered.

Meeting place: Urania
Start: 03:00 pm
Start of the guided tour: 04:30 pm

Price per participant: 18,00 €

The organizer reserves the right to cancel this item of the program without substitution in case of insufficient participation.

Saturday, 25th September 2021

12:15pm Closing Ceremony

The official closing ceremony of the congress will take place from 12:15pm in the URANIA.