General Counsel to the CDU/CSU Parliamentary Group of the German Bundestag
Dr. Jürgen Rüttgers, Minister President of North Rhine-Westphalia
"Labor and Social Policy: A comparison between Germany and the U.S."
Dr. Ralf Brauksiepe, Member of the German Bundestag and Majority Spokesman on Labor and Social Issues for the CDU/CSU parliamentary group
Dr. Hermann Kues, Member of the German Bundestag and Parliamentary State Secretary of the Ministry for Families, Seniors, Women and Youth
Colloquium in cooperation with the RAND Corporation and the American Academy of Diplomacy
"The Role of the World Bank in the Promotion of Democracy, Human Rights and the Fight against Corruption"
Ana Palacio, Vice President and General Counsel World Bank Group
"Democracy Promotion on the Transatlantic Agenda"
in cooperation with: Eduaro Frei Foundation, Socires; Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Brussels; Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Bratislava; International Republican Institute; The Institute of Foreign Relations and Government of Slovakia; Bratislava
Lecture and Political Discussion
Ruprecht Polenz, Chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee of the German Bundestag
Study Presentation and Expert Discussion
"Reform of the International Monetary Fund"
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Horst Siebert, Johns Hopkins University Bologna, Präsident em. des Instituts für Weltwirtschaft, Kiel Berlin
"The Future of NATO - Transatlantic Colloquium before the Riga Summit"
with participants from Germany, USA, Great Britain, France, Portugal and Slovenia