On September, 19 the annual members' meeting took place in Dresden. The executive committee gave an account of its work in a constructive and warm atmosphere. The steadily rising number of members was mirrored by the innovative ideas brought up in the lively discussion  for the the upcoming events that were planned and outlined. This year the planning of the 14th SemperhofGedenktag in Hamburg as well the planning of the 15th SemperhofGedenktag as a one-week trip thoughout Europe were focussed. Before the meeting, members and guests enjoyed the nice late summer weather in Dresden and took part in a tour to the Zoo Dresden.