Spread the Word

young scientists in conversation in 2018

Please share the Lindau Guidelines with your friends, colleagues and in your community!
On this page, you can find some helpful material:

Overview of the 10 Goals
PDF of the Lindau Guidelines
Images you can use
Keynotes and Debates in our Mediatheque


The Lindau Guidelines as PDF

This document describes the evolution of the Lindau Guidelines and contains the ten goals.

You can download and forward this file to colleagues and friends.

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The Lindau Guidelines


The Lindau Guidelines in the Annual Report 2021

The Lindau Guidelines were part of the programme during the 70th Liindau Nobel Laureate Meeting 2021. Learn more in the Annual Report 2021.

Annual Report 2021


Images of the Lindau Guidelines

These photos of cubes displaying individual goals symbolise the guidelines in the city of Lindau and surrounding areas. You can download the images on Flickr.


Mini Lecture about the Lindau Guidelines

This Mini Lecture reflects the development of the Lindau Guidelines and explains the ten goals for open, just and sustainable science. This summery is understandable for everyone and can be used in educational contexts.


Keynotes and Debates

Keynote Lecture 2018

The 68th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting started with a keynote by Nobel Laureate Elizabeth H. Blackburn. This speech first introduced the concept of the Lindau Guidelines as she called for more open science and more involved scientists.

Keynote Lecture 2019

Nobel Laureate Brian Schmidt called on young scientists to get involved in the Lindau Guidelines debate in his lecture “Big Questions for Society, Big Questions for Research” to open the 69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting.

Debate 2020

During the Lindau Online Science Days 2020, Nobel Laureates Elizabeth H. Blackburn, Martin Chalfie and William E. Moerner discussed the Lindau Guidelines with Lindau Alumni Liubov Poshyvailo and Tanmoy Laskar.

Presentation 2021

Starting in June 2021 scientists have the opportunity to sign the guidelines. As part of the 70th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting Wolfgang Huang, director of the council for the meetings, presented the idea of the Lindau Guidelines.


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