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Expert talk

"Transatlantic Challenges - The Securing of Energy Independence through strategic Geopolitical Solutions"

US-Energy Experts discuss with Professor Dr. Dr. Rudolf Dolzer

Transatlantic dialog to global challenges – a meeting with experts to exchange policy options with regard to regional and national energy solutions.

Expert talk

Common Challenges we face in the World

How can we find transatlantic answers?

International crises require a common approach by transatlantic partners. There is a need for a multitude of answers for varying challenges. Member of the German Bundestag Dr. Andreas Schockenhoff will discuss the international status-quo.

Study and Information Program

“The US, Germany, and the EU – Global Financial Architecture in Transatlantic Perspective“

Dialogue Program with German parliamentarian Ralph Brinkhaus

Stability of financial markets - Ralph Brinkhaus MdB will discuss policy instruments with stakeholders in the U.S.

Study and Information Program

Prospects of the Future Transatlantic Economic Relationship

Dialogue Program with Peter Beyer MdB

From June 8-13, 2014, Peter Beyer MdB will visit Canada and the United States for a dialogue program with elected officials, policy experts and business representatives.

Expert conference

Global Challenges: Common Values and Interests from a Transatlantic Perspective

Renowned experts from the EU and the US meet each other on a conference to deepen their mutual cooperation

Policy experts and political decision makers from both sides of the Atlantic discuss their common values and goals for the current global challenges in security, energy and trade policies.

Expert talk

"What does Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership mean for Energy?"

„Experts of the Transatlantic Climate Bridge meet to discuss“

KAS Washington will host a roundtable discussion of the Transatlantic Climate Bridge. The participants are experts from government, NGOs and Think Tanks and will discuss political and policy developments with regard to Climate and Energy policy.

Expert talk

"Transatlantic Solutions to Global Challenges"

A Discussion with U.S. Security Experts and Dr. Norbert Röttgen MP

Transatlantic dialog to global challenges – a meeting with experts to exchange policy options.

Workshop

Restoring Trust

A Transatlantic Dialogue on the Changing Media Landscape

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung in Washington, DC, in cooperation with RTL Journalism School and the KAS Journalist Academy, will organize a seminar in Washington, DC, on the American media landscape for a delegation of aspiring German journalists.

Symposium

„USA, Germany and Israel: Transatlantic Triangle united by Values and Challenges?“

Internationale Konferenz in Zusammenarbeit mit der American University

How do common values translate into policies and society?

Study and Information Program

REBUILDUNG TRUST

CURRENT CHALLENGES IN THE TRANSATLANTIC RELATIONSHIP

From February 23 to 28, 2014, Dr. Jürgen Rüttgers, former Prime Minister of the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, will visit the United States for a dialogue program with American politicians and business representatives.

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.