With Dr. Hans-Gert Pöttering
Dr. Hans-Gert Pöttering will visit the United States for a dialogue program with elected officials, policy experts, business representatives and students to discuss current challenges the EU faces - especially as they relate to conflict in Ukraine, volatility in the Middle East and Europe's internal challenges. He will adress the question of whether Europe will be able to maintain a leading role within the transatlantic community or not pending the ability to find sustainable solutions.
Workshop with Dr. Günter Krings MP
In the light of the challenges and threats for domestic security caused by international terrorism the transatlantic partners need to pursue common actions. In order to respond to these challenges, different answers to various problems are required. Dr. Günter Krings MP, Parliamentary State Secretary in the Federal Ministry for Internal Affairs will discuss the current situation with US-representatives.
Apart from a short period during the Vietnam War, the American people have always supported their military, which in turn is strongly anchored in society.
to the Washington, DC office of the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS). The Washington office is in charge of the Foundation's activities in both the United States of America and Canada. The KAS maintains a broad network of personal and institutional contacts in North America.
|Oct. 1 - Nov. 11
Dr. Hans-Gert Pöttering, President of the European Parliament (ret.) and Chairman of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung
US Trade Experts meet with Dr. Achim Dercks
|Sep. 18 - 19
Dialogue with Klaus-Jürgen Hedrich, former Parliamentary State Secretary of the German Federal Ministry of Economic Coop
A Talk with Young Executives from Germany
Alexander Reisenbichler compares housing policy in the US and Germany
In the wake of the recent financial crisis, Alexander Reisenbichler, a visiting DAAD/AICGS Research Fellow and Ph.D. Candidate at George Washington University in Washington, DC, provided a comparative look at the housing market [...]
Young German Leaders get to share their views with US policy experts
As part of the annual exchange program of the American Jewish Committee and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, the KAS in Washington organized a roundtable discussion with young German leaders and American policy experts. A common [...]
The Importance of Soldiers and the Military in the USA
Apart from a short period during the Vietnam War, the American people have always supported their military, which in turn is strongly anchored in society. It knows its place within a democracy where elected politicians decide [...]