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Lecture

Between US Review and the withdrawal beginning 2011 - Germany's contribution in Afghanistan

Dr. Andreas Schockenhoff MdBChairman of the CDU/CSU Faction

Discussion

The International Financial Crisis - Perspectives from the US and Europe

Panel discussion - Samuel Ramsey, ehem. Chief Risk Officer GMAC, Patrick Welter, Economics Correspondent, FAZ

Samuel Ramseyformer Chief Risk Officer GMACStephan von StenglinAlternate Executive Director GermanyInternational Monetary FundModeratorPatrick WelterEconomic Correspondent for FAZ

Expert talk

New Methods of Communication

Social Media - Experiences in the USA: Dialogue Program for representatives from the German Bishops Conference

Dr. Gebhard FürstBishop of Rottenburg and Stuttgartand the Delegation of German Bishops Conference

Discussion

Turmoil in the Middle East

Ruprecht Polenz MdB Department of Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman of the German Parliament

Ruprecht Polenz MdBDepartment of Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman of the German Parliament

Discussion

After the Midterm Elections - Before the 2012 Presidential Election - The actual political situation in the USA

Diskussionsveranstaltung mit der deutschen Delegation zum National Prayer Breakfast

Discussion event with the German delegation at the National Prayer Breakfast.

Discussion

Preparing for the Security Threats of the 21st Century

Panel Discussion - General Brent Scowcroft, General Jörg Schönbohm and Matt Frei, BBC

Jörg SchönbohmRetired General Retired Assistant Minister President

Study and Information Program

German Delegation in the framework of the KAS-AJC Exchange Program

Information Program

Expert talk

The New Development Policy of the Obama-Admini - and the role of Multilateral Organizations

Mitglieder des Bundestages und Entwicklungsexperten

Members of the Bundestag and Development Experts from Germany

Expert talk

The US Midterm Elections: Consequences for Internal Security and Anti-terrorism Policy

Dr. Günter Krings MdB stellv. Vorsitzender der CDU/CSU-Fraktion

Dr. Günter KringsMember of the BundestagDeputy Chairman of the CDU/CSU Parliamentary Group

Discussion

Europe and the United States: Greece-Ireland and beyond

Dinner discussion with Elmar Brok - Member of the European Parliament - Chairman of the Delegation for Relations with the United States

Deutschland, Europäische Verteidigungsinitiativen und die NATO

Workshop der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Kooperation mit dem German Marshall Fund of the United States in Washington D.C.

Experten aus Europa diskutieren gemeinsam mit US-Außen- und Sicherheitsexperten aktuelle Herausforderungen der europäischen Sicherheitspolitik und die Zukunft transatlantischer Kooperation.

„Rights, Technology and Development“ – KAS-Büro USA beteiligt sich an der LJD Week 2019 der Weltbank

Die Law, Justice and Development Week 2019 der Weltbank fand vom 4. bis 7. November in Washington D.C. statt. Das diesjährige Thema lautete „Rights, Technology and Development“. Erstmalig hat sich das KAS-Büro USA in Kooperation mit der Weltbank an der internationalen Veranstaltung beteiligt.

Central Asia: New Great Games or Great Opportunities?

Central Asian states and their Path to Development and Prosperity

European leaders and members of the transatlantic business community met with experts and officials from Central Asia to discuss the development and future prosperity of the region in a successful summit in Chicago from September 15-16, 2016. After decades of transition after the collapse of the Soviet Union, Central Asia has emerged once again as an essential crossroads of strategic importance for Europe, Russia, and South and East Asia.

Mitigating Crisis with Opportunity

KAS Transatlantic Conference 2016

From June 17th through 23rd, 2016 25 high-ranking officials and experts from the European Union and the United States convened at the KAS Academy in Cadenabbia, Italy for the 4th annual KAS Transatlantic Conference: “Global Crisis and Opportunity - Transatlantic Responses to Innovation and Transformation”. This conference was jointly organized by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung offices in Brussels and Washington, D.C.

US Political, Economic, and Financial Developments and Implications at the National and Sub-National Levels in Germany

Politicians from Hessen Take Fact-Finding Mission to New York and Washington, DC

US political, economic and financial developments call for closer scrutiny to better understand their implications at German national and sub-national levels. Finance Minister from Hessen, Dr. Thomas Schäfer, led a delegation of State of Hessen parliamentarians on a fact-finding mission to New York and Washington, DC, to explore how presidential campaign politics in America may influence global economic policy and trans-Atlantic relations.

US Political, Economic, and Financial Developments and Implications at the National and Sub-National Levels in Germany

Politicians from Hessen Take Fact-Finding Mission to New York and Washington, DC

US political, economic and financial developments call for closer scrutiny to better understand their implications at German national and sub-national levels. Finance Minister from Hessen, Dr. Thomas Schäfer, led a delegation of State of Hessen parliamentarians on a fact-finding mission to New York and Washington, DC, to explore how presidential campaign politics in America may influence global economic policy and trans-Atlantic relations.

Forging Bridges through dialogue on the Transatlantic Digital Disconnect

Signs of finding a common ground with the new agreement “Privacy Shield” and passing of the Judicial Redress Act

Transatlantic relations are strong, albeit with some 21st Century challenges. Both the European Union and the United States are striving to create digital economies. It’s still unclear if these digital markets can fully integrated. There are a number of “tangled issues”, like the protection of privacy rights, freedom of speech and national security that pose a challenge in finding the right balance when trying to construct a policy framework. A lot is at stake.

Setting the Agenda for 2016

A Discussion with KAS Expert Hans-Hartwig Blomeier

Looking to begin the New Year with fruitful transatlantic debate and discourse the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung hosted a reception at which KAS London Director Hans-Hartwig Blomeier led the discussion over a potential “Brexit” and many of its consequences. Sixty experts from think-tanks, government, and the private sector joined Mr. Blomeier in engaging the pertinent questions of EU reform, geopolitical implications of a “Brexit,” and more.

Call for worldwide freedom of religion or belief as a human right

New York Conference with members of parliament: lack of religious freedom linked to refugee crisis

Freedom of religion or belief has come under increasing threat in many parts of the world. The German CDU/CSU parliamentary group leader Volker Kauder, with the direct action of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) under Chairman Hans-Gert Pöettering, in partnership with the International Panel of Parliamentarians for Freedom of Religion or Belief (IPPFoRB), took concrete steps to ensure global religious freedom at the second ever IPPFoRB Conference.

Trouble around TTIP and who will be the next President?

U.S. experts and aspiring German journalists are discussing the trade agreement and the presidential campaign

Trade expert Dr. Charles Ludolph answered tough questions of a group of young journalists about the controversial transatlantic trade agreement TTIP from a U.S. perspective. Followed by political consultant Soren Dayton and Washington reporter Emily Schultheis, who talked about the upcoming presidential election and introduced the candidates.