The Department of Informatics of the
Technische Universität München
would like to invite you to its

Informatics Day and Graduation Ceremony 2016

on Friday, December 2, 2016
at 4 P.M. (Sparkling Wine Reception as of 3:30 P.M.)
in the Friedrich L. Bauer Lecture Hall (MI HS 1)
in the Mathematics/Informatics Building in Garching

Seating plan for the ceremony.

Award Ceremony

only for awardees and their guests
on Friday, December 2, 2016
at 1:30 P.M.
in the lecture hall 2 (MI HS 2)
at Boltzmannstraße 3 in Garching


If you have any enquiries regarding the organization of the Graduation Ceremony, please write an e-mail to the organization comitee.


Sparkling Wine Reception

15:30, MI building


Beginning of Ceremony

16:00, Friedrich L. Bauer Hörsaal, MI building


Welcome Address

Hans-Joachim Bungartz, Dean


Welcome Speech

Gerhard Müller, Vice President


Introductory Speech

Andreas Braun, Allianz SE

The Role of Big Data Analytics in Digitization and Society


Graduate Speech

Simon Rieß


Cabaret Artist

Die Physik des Scheiterns

Georg Eggers


Announcement of the Habilitation Graduates and PhDs

Hans-Joachim Bungartz, Dean


Awarding of Certificates to the Graduates

Thomas Huckle, Deputy Dean of Academic Affairs



accompanied by the TUM Jazzband


The ceremony will be moderated by Helmut Seidl, Dean of Academic Affairs.


Organisation Team

Prof. Dr. Florian Matthes
Ursula Eschbach
Doris Herrmann
Elisabeth Sommer
Christina Preuß

Julian Brunner
Veronika Fries
Vanessa Greger
Michael Haus
Daniel Herzog
Nina Hubig
Thomas Kothmayr
Alexander Löffler
Michael Luttenberger
Felix Michel
Bernhard Waltl
Jörg Weking
Simon Wimmer

With the kind support of the multimedia group of RBG.

Pictures and Video

You can find the pictures from the event here. The video recording is available here.


We would like to thank our sponsors for providing financial assistance.

Website Archive

You can find the webpages from the previous years here.