The (preliminary) program: ( participation price coming soon)
PROGRAM International Kutter and ATM days Biberach an der Riss from June 15th to 17th
On Saturday, there will be a bunch of interesting lectures as well as an Anton Kutter’s exhibition with telescopes, accessories and books. Additionally we are inviting all amateurs to exhibit their own self-made obstruction-free telescopes.
FRIDAY June 15 From 19:00 to 22:00
Tour of the film museum in Traumpalast, Waldseerstrasse 3 Biberach an der Riss (Anton Kutter cinema)
Lecture of Adrian Kutter: my family and the film industry, Anton Kutter as director (in front of Claus and Floriane Kutter)
Film: Weltraumschiff1 Startet (Director Anton Kutter)
Film: Grosskraft Der Berge (Director Anton Kutter
SATURDAY June 16 from 9AM to 5PM in Stadthalle Biberach
9:00 - 10:00: reception and viewing of telescopes and other materials
10:00 - 10:30: Adrian Kutter: My father as a director and especially as an astronomer.
10:30 - 11:15: Guy Wauters: restauration of A. Kutter’s material and intention to provide public access to the astronomical heritage of Anton Kutter
11:15 -12:Harrie Rutten: Optical design Kutter telescope
12:00 - 13:00: : lunch and viewing of materials
13:00 -13:30: Gunthram Lampert:
"The Tri-Schiefspiegler. Origins of and developments from a telescope design by Anton Kutter."
13:30-15:00: someone of Planetarium Laupheim:
1. Die Laupheimer Geschichte mit dem Kutter Schiefspiegler
2. Moderne OFF Axis Spiegelsysteme heute. Ein Spezialist welcher solche Systeme einbaut ist ein guter Bekannter des Planetariums
15:00 - 15:30: PAUZE
15:30 - 16:00: Mathias Sauter: restauration of the 30cm Kuttertelescope of planetarium Laupheim 16:00 - 17:00 : in progress...
From 19:00 until 22:00: Opportunity to visit the Observatory and Planetarium Laupheim (8km from Biberach). Plan on own transport or touringcar. In case of clear skys: observe with the 30 cm Kuttertelescope of Mathias Sauter
SUNDAY June 17
Opportunity for the participants to visit the brand-new ESO visitor center of ESO in Garching. Plan on own transport or transport by Touringcar.