Transatlantic Business Conference

14th Transatlantic Business Conference (Virtual)

The German-American Transatlantic Partnership in the Next Decade
November 12, 2020 | 3:00 PM - 6:30 PM

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Registration for this event ended on November 12, 2020, at 1:00 PM.

CONFERENCE PROGRAM - November 12, 2020

3:00 PM – 3:10 PM: Welcome & Opening Remarks

  • Frank Sportolari, President, AmCham Germany
  • Prof. Dieter Kempf, President, BDI

3:10 PM – 4:10 PM: Moderated Talk incl. Q&A "US Election: What Can We Expect Now?"

  • Ambassador Richard Burt, Managing Partner, McLarty Associates
  • Juliane Schäuble, US Correspondent, Verlag Tagesspiegel
  • Dr. Constanze Stelzenmüller, Senior Fellow - Foreign Policy, Center on the United States and Europe, Brookings Institution

4:10 PM – 4:35 PM: Viewpoints from the Industry

  • Peter Albiez, Chairman of the Board, Pfizer Deutschland GmbH
  • Annette Green, Vice President DACH, SAS Institute GmbH
  • Matthias Dietel, Head of Corporate Citizenship, IBM Germany

10 Min Break 

4:45 PM – 5:45 PM: Panel Discussion incl. Q&A “The Road to Economic Recovery: The Transatlantic Partnership Post COVID-19”

  • Dr. Thomas Schiller, Member of the Executive Committee and Managing Partner Clients & Industries, Deloitte Germany
  • Roland Boehm, Divisional Board Member and Head of Corporates International, Commerzbank AG
  • Jeff Bullwinkel, Associate General Counsel and Regional Director of Corporate, Legal & External Affairs, Microsoft Europe
  • Jennifer Turner, Head of Regions Development, Evonik Industries AG

5:45 PM – 6:15 PM: Closing Speech 

  • Federica Mogherini, Rector, College of Europe, and former High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission

6:15 PM – 6:30 PM: Farewell

  • Frank Sportolari, President, AmCham Germany

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