Inauguration of MAX IV
On 21 of June 2016, the Prime Minister of Sweden, Stefan Löfven, inaugurated MAX IV Laboratory in the presence of His Majesty Carl XVI Gustaf and 500 Swedish and international guests.
The MAX IV facility is the largest and most ambitious Swedish investment in research infrastructure and the brightest source of x-rays worldwide. It will receive more than 2,000 scientists annually from Sweden and the rest of the world.
Film clip with highlights from the MAX IV inaguration ceremony
The film clip includes the following highlights from the inauguration:
- Introduction by Christoph Quitmann, Director MAX IV Laboratory
- All light is turned off and brought back again in a dramatic show with singing and dancing
- Prime Minister of Sweden and His Majesty the King of Sweden close the final door of the accelerator
Guided tour of the MAX IV lab, 21 June 2016
Mingle, speeches & show, 21 June 2016
The inauguration ceremony – the door is closed, 21 June 2016
Open house, 18-19 June 2016
Photos by: Kennet Ruona