Press Release 069/2023

“Days of Democracy” with Information and Dialog

Diverse Event Formats for Interested Citizens Take a Closer Look at Democracy
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Freedom, maturity, participation: From September 13 to 15, KIT will organize the “Days of Democracy.” (Photo: Daryoush Djavadi, TRIANGEL)

On the occasion of the International Day of Democracy on September 15 and 175 years after the Frankfurt National Assembly at Paulskirche, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) will organize three “Days of Democracy.” From September 13 to 15, 2023, interested citizens are invited to meet on Kronenplatz, Karlsruhe, and join presentations, panel discussions, and other arts and music events focusing on the present and futures of democracy.


Being “The Research University in the Helmholtz Association”, KIT creates and imparts knowledge for the society and the environment. It is the objective to make significant contributions to the global challenges in the fields of energy, mobility, and information. For this, about 9,800 employees cooperate in a broad range of disciplines in natural sciences, engineering sciences, economics, and the humanities and social sciences. KIT prepares its 22,300 students for responsible tasks in society, industry, and science by offering research-based study programs. Innovation efforts at KIT build a bridge between important scientific findings and their application for the benefit of society, economic prosperity, and the preservation of our natural basis of life. KIT is one of the German universities of excellence.

jha, 07.09.2023


Monika Landgraf
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