Matthias Wissman, German Minister of research and technology.
Wissman, Matthias was born on April 15, 1949 in Ludwigsburg, Germany. Son of Paul and Margarete Kalcker.
Educator, Universities of Tübingen and Bonn
lawyer, Federal Executive of Christian Democratic Union, since 1975;
mem, Bundestag, since 1976;
president, European Union Young Christian Democrats, 1976-1982;
minister of research and technical, since 1993.