Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Kultur-, Sozial- und Bildungswissenschaftliche Fakultät - Institut für Erziehungswissenschaften

Information and program

It is with great sadness that we received notice of the death of Sigrid Blömeke. To celebrate her outstanding academic achievements, there will be a memorial service held on Friday December 8th, 2023 - details as follows:

Time: 4:00pm to 7:00pm (Berlin time) with a toast and canapés to follow

Location: Festsaal, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin



4.00 pm         Welcome address
                     Prof. Dr. Julia von Blumenthal                  

Dedication of Sigrid’s academic work in the light of …

4.15 pm         … the TEDS-M research program
                     Prof. Dr. Gabriele Kaiser (Universität Hamburg)
                     Prof. Dr. Johannes König (Universität zu Köln)
                     Prof. Dr. William Schmidt (Michigan State University)

5.00 pm         Short break

5.15 pm         … the KoKoHS research program
                     Prof. Dr. Olga Troitschanskaia (Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz)
                     Prof. Dr. Richard Shavelson (Stanford University)

6.00 pm         … her doctoral students
                     Dr. Lars Meyer-Jenßen (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
                     Prof. Dr. Simone Dunekacke (Freie Universität zu Berlin)

6.20 pm         … the German Center for Mathematics Teacher Education (DZLM)
                     Prof. Dr. Jürg Kramer (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)

6.30 pm         … the Centre for Educational Measurement (CEMO)
                     Prof. Dr. Rolf Vegar Olsen (CEMO, University of Oslo)
                     Prof. Dr. Ronny Scherer (CEMO, University of Oslo)
                     Prof. Dr. Trude Nielsen (CEMO, University of Oslo)

7.00 pm         Reception


We would be delighted if you could attend the memorial service in person and ask for confirmation of your attendance via e-mail until October 31st, 2023 to

In case you are not able to attend in person, we provide the possibility to join the memorial service online - the Zoom link will be send on request. Please, use therefore the e-mail address above.