The Date is set

The President of the U. Bordeaux starts the proceedings

Pascal Weil the new ditrector of LABRI

The friendly audience

Robert Cori saying nice things...

Thanking the President for honoring Algebraic Combinatorics through me

The onset of constructive mathematics after half a century of theological mathematics initiated by Hilbert

Your field will gain its respectability when it solves the problems of others

With the insignia of Doctor Honoris Causa, nice words from the President followed

The box is a present...it contains a 1994 bottle of Sauterne

My signature in the "BOOK" of the University of Bordeaux

The President signs

De Gaulle was the first to sign in the "BOOK"

Donald Knuth had signed there too!

A final picture