Expert Polish Space Agency, former rector of the Technical University of Gdansk and senator, prof. Edmund Wittbrodt, was awarded by the Federal President, Joachim Gauck, Grand Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany.
Great Cross of Merit awarded to Professor for many years of outstanding commitment to the Polish-German relations, both on the academic and political.
On June 30, 2016, in the Red Hall of Gdansk Main Town Hall distinction was given by the Consul General Cornelia Pieper, who delivered Moreover, the laudation. He was also President of the Bundestag, Prof.. Rita Süssmuth, who in his career has repeatedly had the opportunity to work with prof. Wittbrodt. The ceremony was also attended by the representatives of the Polish Space Agency including the President prof. Marek Banaszkiewicz.
The Polish Space Agency congratulates the professor, wishing him lots of more accomplishments with our relationship.