14th Dec – Germany and Britain Converging or Diverging?

14th Dec 2010

Organised jointly with Konrad Adenauer Foundation and Global Policy Institute

Programme:

9.30 – 11.00:
Positions and Measures for fighting an Economic Crisis
Dr Ulrich Hoppe, Director General, German British Chamber of Industry & Commerce
Graham Bishop, Founder, grahambishop.com

11.30 – 13.00:
Austerity in Defence and Security Budgets
Dr Christian Mölling, German Institute for International und Security Affairs
Professor Malcolm Chalmers, Professorial Fellow, RUSI

14.00 – 15.30
Europe: United in Diversity
Almut Möller, German Council on Foreign Relations
Prof William Paterson OBE, former Director of the Institute for German Studies, University Birmingham

16.00 – 17.30
Germany and Britain: Old Partners, new Dynamics?
Maurice Fraser, Senior Fellow, London School of Economics
Professor Friedbert Pflüger, former Parliamentary Under State Secretary, Member of the State Parliament Berlin, Director European Centre for Energy and Resource Security King’s College

Conference Report