Program to discuss the outcome and implications of the 2012 U.S. Presidential elections. The program will begin with a speech by U.S. Ambassador Philip D. Murphy, "What just happened in America and why it matters to you," to be followed by a panel discussion with representatives of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auswärtige Politik (DGAP), the Deutsche Atlantische Gesellschaft, Der Tagesspiegel, and the German Marshall Fund of the United States.
by Bernd M. Scherer, Director, Haus der Kulturen der Welt
Remarks by Philip D. Murphy, U.S. Ambassador to Germany
19:45 Panel Discussion with
Joseph Braml, U.S. Expert, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auswärtige Politik (DGAP)
Stephan-Andreas Casdorff, Editor-in-Chief, Der Tagesspiegel, Berlin
Werner Sonne, Former ARD Correspondent, Board Member of the Deutsche Atlantische Gesellschaft
Moderator: Sudha David-Wilp, Senior Program Officer, German Marshall Fund of the United States
Questions from the Audience
Closing remarks by Ambassador Murphy
The discussion will be in English and German.
The program is a hosted by the Embassy of the United States of America in cooperation with Atlantik-Brücke e.V., Deutsche Atlantische Gesellschaft e.V., Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auswärtige Politik (DGAP), the German Marshall Fund of the United States, the Haus der Kulturen der Welt, and Der Tagesspiegel.