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Get to know us

AlumNode is a collaboration of Heidleberg Laureate Fourm Foundation (HLFF) and German Scholars Organization (GSO). It is funded by the Klaus Tschira Foundation gGmbH.


Jessica is the community manager and always happy to help you with any issues concerning AlumNode, like funded projects, group discussions, or digital events. Also, she helps organizing other projects like the Leadership Academy 2020 in Boston and Darmstadt (2021). 


Anne is the Executive Director of the GSO and together with Ruth, responsible for the strategic mission of AlumNode. She manages the content and helps develop the network with you, so whenever you have an idea for AlumNode, get in touch!


Ruth is the Managing Director of the Heidelberg Laureate Forum Foundation and collaborates with Anne on AlumNode’s development. She is part of the selection committee of the projects. The Heidelberg Laureate Forum Foundation hosts the alumni event in Heidelberg.


Sarah is part of the Young Researchers team at the Heidelberg Laureate Forum Foundation. She is the first point of contact for all HLF young researchers and is an integral part of the AlumNode network.

Find out more about the
Heidelberg Laureate Forum Foundation.

Find out more about the
German Scholars Organization.