29 September 2014
Europe/Zurich timezone

CERN's 60th Anniversary Ceremony on 29th September 2014

Dear Journalists,

On 29 September, CERN will officially celebrate its 60th anniversary with a ceremony to be attended by government representatives from all 21 Member States and beyond.
The event is attended by invitation only.

You are welcome to attend the event, but accreditation is necessary in advance and places for media are restricted. Please fill in the registration form before 18th September, in order to get your accreditation.

The programme of the ceremony is available here.

The event will be webcast.

Webcast DOES NOT need registration.

Starts 29 Sep 2014 13:00
Ends 29 Sep 2014 20:00

In view of CERN's 60th anniversary, we have produced some material that you could use for your reports under the condition you respect CERN's copyright. Please find the links where you can download them in HD here below.

- Video News Release

- Video "CERN and Science for peace" (CERN's history)

- Video "CERN and the rise of the Standard Model" (CERN's contributions to Physics research)

- Video "Knowledge and technology: from CERN to society" (Applications of CERN's research)

- New CERN 4K ultra HD footage is also available here