Digital Celebration

25th Anniversary MPIDR


Let's get together and celebrate 25 years of the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. We have put together an exciting program and are looking forward to celebrating with you!


Greetings by the European Commission’s Vice President for Democracy and Demography Dubravka Šuica, Max Planck Society’s Vice President Ulman Lindenberger, the Rector of the University of Rostock, Wolfgang Schareck, and MPIDR Founding Director James W. Vaupel

A Journey through MPIDR’s history

Panel Discussion “Exciting Data and Cutting-Edge Methods: Past, Present and Future of Data-Driven Research at the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research” with Monica Alexander, Michaela Kreyenfeld, Karl Ulrich Mayer, Mikko Myrskylä, and Emilio Zagheni

Virtual Get-Together


October 14, 2021 between 3 and 6 pm (Rostock Time)


Online (Zoom)


Chief Research Coordinator

Beatrice Michaelis


+49 381 2081-233

Event Management

Katja Gramsch


+49 381 2081-124

Head of the Department of Public Relations and Publications

Silvia Leek


+49 381 2081-143

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The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) in Rostock is one of the leading demographic research centers in the world. It's part of the Max Planck Society, the internationally renowned German research society.