The American Bundestag Network (ABN) and Cultural Vistas are facilitating a series of online meetings between members of German-American exchange alumni in fall 2020 with a generous grant from “Wunderbar Together” funds. This will continue development of the core themes of the May 2019 Transatlantic Alumni Conference: Securing the future of transatlantic citizen diplomacy and improving alumni networking between established German-American exchange associations.
The online series comprises five online meetings in September and October 2020. To maximize participation on both sides of the Atlantic, the events will take place on varying days as below. All times TBA. Participants are requested to register at the link below. All sessions will be recorded.
September 14, 2020: Online Kick-Off Event
Words of welcome from a representative of the US State Department and a keynote address by a Member of the German Parliament, followed by a general introduction to the event series.
Robin Quinville, Chargée d'Affaires a.i., U.S. Embassy Berlin
Dagmar Freitag, Member of the German Bundestag
The American Bundestag Network (ABN)
Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Alumni Association (CBYXAA)
DAAD Alumni Association
German-American Partnership Program (GAPP)
German Fulbright Alumni Association
Heidelberg Alumni U.S.
PPP Alumni e.V.
Universität zu Köln