"One Europe - One ESS" Partner Video
One of the most talked about moments of the Foundation Stone Ceremony was the debut of the film, “One Europe – One ESS”, which was produced as a collaborative effort by 26 institutions together with ESS. You can watch it here.
Please download the ESS Foundation Stone Ceremony Press Kit, including the press release, photos, speaker bios, scientific information about ESS, and more.
Replay Live Webcast
You can watch the programme in its entirety here.
Images and video from the event can be downloaded here. All download links can also be found at the bottom of the page. All images and video provided courtesy of ESS.
Click on the aerial image of the ESS construction site to see it at full size.
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Please comms [at] esss.se (contact us) if you require higher resolution photos.
One Europe—One ESS
FSC Press Kit, 43 MB, ZIP
FSC Live Stream
ESS site aerial view, 4.55 MB, JPG
ESS FSC Video Excerpt, 178 MB, MOV
ESS FSC Press Photo Pack, 78 MB, ZIP
Foundation Stone Ceremony (ESS Construction Site)
Odarslövsvägen 113, Lund-Brunnshög
13:00 Opening —Lisa Kirsebom, Moderator
Welcome and Speeches
James H. Yeck, Director General and CEO, ESS
Prof. Lars Börjesson, Chairman of the ESS Steering Committee, Vice President of Chalmers University and Professor of Condensed Matter Physics
Prof. John Womersley, Chairman of ESFRI, CEO of Science and Technology Facilities Council, UK
14:00 Laying the Foundation
14:30 Reception and on-site tours
15:30 Shuttle service to Medicon Village
ESS Science Symposium (Inspira Restaurant, Medicon Village)
Scheelevägen 2, 223 63 Lund
16:00 Welcome —Prof. Dr. Christiane Alba-Simionesco, Director of Laboratoire Léon Brillouin
16:10 Enabling progress in the 21st century with the European Spallation Source—Prof. Dr. Dimitri N. Argyriou, Director of Science, ESS
16:30 Room-temperature superconductors and the ESS —Prof. Dr. Nicola Spaldin, Professor of Materials Theory, ETH Zürich
17:00 Structure and function of membrane proteins and beyond—Prof. Poul Nissen, PhD, Director of the Danish Research Institute of Translational Neuroscience (DANDRITE) & Centre for Membrane Pumps in Cells and Disease (PUMPkin)
17:30 Research on engineering materials at ESS: Why do we need BEER? —Prof. Dr. Andreas Schreyer, Director of GEMS, Institute of Materials Research, Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht
19:30 Closing of event programme