Inauguration Day in America: Linking Washington and Berlin
Road to Election Night & Beyond

Inauguration Day in America: Linking Washington and Berlin

Wednesday, January 20, 2021
04.40 pm - 08.00 pm

Hybrid Conference

This event, which will run parallel to the inauguration of incoming President Biden, is part of the Road to Election Night & Beyond-series that is held in cooperation with leading transatlantic organizations. The event will take place as a hybrid event – in compliance with current COVID-measures.

Starting at 4:15 pm Admission & Informal Reception

4:40 – 4:42 pm Opening Remarks by Dr. Stormy-Annika Mildner

4:42 – 4:47 pm Greeting by State Secretary Dr. Andre Baumann (per video conference)

4:47 – 5:45 pm Panel 1: Pre-Analysis The New Presidency: What to Expect

          • Markus Ferber, MdEP, Chair Hanns-Seidel-Stiftung
          • Michael Link, Board Member Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung
          • Mareike Ohlberg, Senior Fellow German Marshall Fund
          • Anahita Thoms, Board Member Atlantik-Brücke e.V.

5:45 – 6:00 pm Break

6:00 – 6:45 pm Live-Broadcast of the Inaugural Address

6:45 – 7:00 pm Break

7:00 – 8:00 pm Panel 2: The Biden-Harris Administration: Priorities & Challenges

          • Martin-Sebastian Abel, Board Member Freundeskreis Amerikahaus NRW
          • Daniel Benjamin, President American Academy
          • Tina Hassel, Director ARD-Hauptstadtstudio
          • Warren Marine, Treasurer AmCham Germany & Partner KPMG

8:00 pm End


More information regarding the event series can be found here.


This event is for members and Young Leaders Alumni of Atlantik-Brücke.
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