Ceremony and panel discussion

The Goethe-Institut celebrated its 70th anniversary with a digital ceremony from its Munich headquarters on Monday 22 November. Watch the video of the event here, which features welcoming speeches from the General Secretary Johannes Ebert, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and Bavarian State Minister for Science and the Arts Bernd Sibler, as well as a panel discussion between Goethe-Institut President Carola Lentz, Thomas Oberender (Berliner Festspiele) and Irina Scherbakowa (International Memorial Society), moderated by Jens Bisky (Mittelweg 36).