Presentation of the Mechanical Calculating Machine

Made by Johann Christoph Schuster

Acquired with the financial support of the Cultural Foundation of the German Federal States, the Alfred Krupp von Bohlen and the Halbach Foundation, the Federal State of Nordrhein-Westfalen, the official of the Federal Government for Cultural and Media Affairs, and the University of Bonn.


Pythagoras versus Boetius Achim Gorsch, trumpets

Welcoming Address

Professor Dr. Klaus Borchard, Rector of the University of Bonn


Gerhard Schröder, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany

Dr.-Ing. h.c. Wolfgang Clement, Prime Minister of Nordrhein-Westfalen

Professor Dr. Karin v. Welck, Secretary-General of the Cultural Foundation of the German Federal States

Presentation of the Calculating Machine

Word of Thanks

Professor Dr. Dr.h.c. Bernhard Korte – From Leibniz to John von Neumann

Achim Gorsch Trumpets and Calculating Machine