Opening speech | interview | lectures
5.00 p.m. – launch of the first year of the Mendel Days – Rector of Masaryk University
prof. MUDr. Martin Bareš, Ph.D.
5.15 p.m. – interview Blanka Křížová with Gregor Johann Mendel
5.45 p.m. – lecture Gregor Johann Mendel in the Context of The Greatest Discovery of the Century –
Mgr. et Mgr. Marek Vácha, Ph.D., Charles University
6.30 p.m. – lecture Our Origin Written into the Human Genome, subtitled Who Are Czechs (and Moravians)? – prof. MUDr. Michael Doubek, Ph.D., Masaryk University
The planned side events in the form of the concert of the Brno Contemporary Orchestra titled Peas in the Pod – Hommage a Gregor Mendel and the concert of the choral association Láska opravdivá will unfortunately not take place due to the COVID-19 pandemic.