Discussion with Christoph von Friedeburg

A closer look at the impact of the shale gas boom on local U.S. economies

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung organized a roundtable discussion of the Transatlantic Climate Bridge on Dr. Christoph von Friedeburg’s paper “Broken Promises: Impacts of Pennsylvania’s Shale Gas Boom on Local Economies” (March 2015). The attendees discussed Mr. Friedeburg’s report, examined the fracking debate from transatlantic perspectives, and discussed other energy issues, with an emphasis on renewable and sustainable energy sources. more…

Conference with AICGS on Israel-Germany

Fifty years of Diplomatic Relations

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the American Institute of Contemporary German Studies (AICGS) have organized a one day conference to celebrate, analyze, and assess the “special relationship” that has been forged between Germany and Israel over the last 50 years. Distinguished panelists and speakers will weigh in on current robustness of the relationship in light of recent domestic, regional, and global challenges and generational change. more…

Asia from a Transatlantic Perspective

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Washington, in cooperation with KAS Media Programme Asia, will organize a seminar in Washington, DC, focusing on Mutual Perceptions in Journalism and Politics as they relate to current events in Asia, U.S. and Europe. more…

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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.

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Previous events

June 29
Panel

Fifty Years after the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations

Are German-Israeli Relations Still “Special”?

June 3 - 4
Seminar

Asia from a Transatlantic Perspective

May 13
Experts' Meeting

Germany’s new security policy role in connection with Russia

U.S. security experts exchange views with Dr. Norbert Röttgen, MdB

Apr. 21
Discussion

Building Transatlantic Energy Alliances in Times of Geopolitical Challenges

Transatlantic Dialogue between Energy and Trade Experts

Publications

Privacy and Security: A Comparative Constitutional Law Conversation

A DIALOGUE BETWEEN GERMAN AND AMERICAN EXPERTS ON TRANSATLANTIC PRIVACY AND SECURITY FROM A CONSTITUTIONAL PERSPECTIVE

Since Edward Snowden released documents detailing NSA surveillance programs, privacy and security issues have dominated transatlantic discussions. On June 17th, 2015, the Goethe Institut, together with the American Institute for [...] more…

A closer look at the impact of the shale gas boom on local U.S. economies

Experts of the Transatlantic Climate Bridge meet with Dr. Christoph von Friedeburg

On June 18th, 2015, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation hosted a discussion on Dr. Christoph v. Friedeburg’s paper “Broken Promises: Impacts of Pennsylvania’s Shale Gas Boom on Local Economies” (March 2015). The attendees discussed [...] more…

Transforming Economies: Eastern and Central Europe 25 Years After the Berlin Wall

The economic transformation of Eastern Europe and the role of the IMF

This event, held at the German Marshall Fund’s (GMF) headquarters in Washington D.C, focused on the economic ties between Eastern and Western Europe and related the fall of the Berlin Wall to the current political situation in [...] more…

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