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Deutschlandjahr: Social Disruption: How to Confront the Fraying Social Fabric and Social Inequality in Germany and the U.S.? – Dallas

The American Council on Germany, World Affairs Council Dallas Fort Worth, and the ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius will host a discussion and reception on how the United States and Germany are confronting the fraying of the fabric of society and tackling social inequality. with opening remarks by Dr. Nina Smidt, President, American Friends of Bucerius...

Dallas: Polarization and Accommodation: German Politics and the End of the Merkel Era

The Dallas Warburg Chapter of the American Council on Germany will host a discussion and luncheon with Dr. Christian Martin, Professor of European and Mediterranean Studies and Max Weber Visiting Chair in German and European Studies at New York University; Julianne Schäuble, U.S. Correspondent for Der Tagesspiegel; and Dr. Steven E. Sokol, President of the American Council on Germany. Dr....

Dallas: The German Dual Vocational and Training System

Dr. Karsten Hess currently serves as Counsellor for Science and Technology at the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Washington, DC. Prior this position, he served as the Deputy Head of Division Basis Energy Research from 2011 to 2014 and Desk Officer for Earth System Science from 2008 to 2011 at the Federal Ministry of Education and Research in Bonn. Dr. Hess has held positions at the German Space Agency in Bonn and the German Mining Museum in Bochum. Dr. Hess is a mineralogist and journalist by education. He holds a Ph.D. in Mineralogy.

Dallas: US-EU Trade Relations in the Face of Current Challenges: Brexit, China, and Protectionism

The Dallas Warburg Chapter will host a discussion and luncheon with Eckart von Unger, Senior Manager of the Federation of German Industries (BDI). There is no charge to attend the event. RSVPS are, however, required here. Eckart von Unger works for the Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie (BDI).  As Senior Manager in the Brussels office, he...
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