Summary: Telekom Laboratories link Nobel laureates
Jul 01, 2010
The world's top researchers get to know the Telekom Laboratories at the sixtieth international
meeting of Nobel laureates in Lindau, located on Lake Constance in Germany. Participants also
benefited from optimal communications support from the T-Labs.
Nobel Prize winners from around the world came together last Sunday for the sixtieth annual Lindau
Nobel Laureate Meeting, first held in 1951.
59 laureates from the categories of physics, medicine and chemistry joined international students and
young researchers for a week of lectures and discussions on this year's topic of sustainable development.
Communication for experts
The T-Labs are the Group's central research and development unit and are considered the innovation
driver at Deutsche Telekom. The T-Labs are not only benefactors of the event, but also provided optimal
communications support on site with an ad-hoc mobile network (Mesh) and by setting up the expert
community (Spree). More than 120 experts are already registered on the Spree Community.
Big changes start small
At the end of the conference, the laureates will visit the "Discoveries 2010: Energy" scientific exhibition on
the Isle of Mainau, which will be open until August 29. There, visitors will learn more about innovative
research projects on sustainability. The Telekom Laboratories will also be at the exhibition for the first
time ever with their own pavilion, where they will present energy-efficient innovations. In line with the