The Future of European Security Cooperation and the Dangers Facing the Liberal Order

Discussion and Luncheon with Nikolas Löbel, Member of the German Bundestag

May 24 Thursday


May 24, 2018, 12.15pm - 2.00pm


KAS New York office



The KAS New York office will be hosting a dicsussion with Nikolas Loebel, a member of the German Bundestag (CDU/CSU). During the meeting, Mr. Loebel will discuss the future of European Security Cooperation and dangers facing the Liberal Order.

Also available in Deutsch

The event is being held in cooperation with the American Council on Germany.

The American Council on Germany (ACG) is an independent, nonpartisan nonprofit organization that works across generations to provide a deeper, more nuanced understanding about Germany, Europe, and the importance of the transatlantic partnership.

Nikolas Löbel has been a member of the German Bundestag since October 2017. He sits on the Foreign Affairs Committee and serves as the CDU/CSU parliamentary group’s rapporteur on development policy. Mr. Löbel has been involved in politics since early in his professional career in his hometown of Mannheim. He is currently a member of the Mannheim local council; a member of the regional executive of the CDU Baden-Württemberg; Chairman of the Junge Union, the youth organization of the CDU, for Baden-Württemberg; District Chairman of the CDU Mannheim; and Deputy Chairman of the CDU district branch in Mannheim. From 2008 to 2014, Mr. Löbel was the Deputy District Chairman of the CDU in Mannheim, and he was a member of the 15th Federal Assembly of Germany in 2012. Mr. Löbel is the Managing Partner of Löbel Project Management and Immosites Project Development. He holds a law degree from the University of Mannheim and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Steinbeis University in Berlin. @NikolasLoebel

During his session, Mr. Loebel will engage in a lively discussion on a variety of topics, such as the outcome of the 2017 General Election, Free Trade, NATO, the future of transatlantic partnerships and the role of Germany in the European Union (EU). A question and answer session will also follow.

Contact person

Dr. Stefan Friedrich

Head of the KAS office New York

Dr. Stefan Friedrich
Phone +49 30 26996-3491
Fax +49 30 26996-3719
Languages: Deutsch,‎ English,‎ Français,‎ 中文