Events

Field trips to destinations of geographical importance, conferences at focal points of world history, forums about issues with substance and relevant participants are the signature of our event calendar.

On Focus

2019 Annual Thanksgiving Dinner / XX Frankfurt Global Forum

Frankfurt am Main, Deutschland

5. Dezember, 2019

On Thursday, December 5, Global Bridges members, Young Leader Alumni and friends came together in Frankfurt to celebrate the traditional Thanksgiving Dinner at the invitation of U.S. Consul General Patricia Lacina in her festively decorated residence. The Thanksgiving Dinner in Frankfurt has become so popular that this year we reached the absolute capacity limit with 80 participants. Read more

XV Study Trip to China and Hong Kong 2019

Beijing – Dunhuang – Chongqing – Guilin – Hong Kong

October 20 – November 2, 2019

From October 20 to November 15, Global Bridges travelled to China and Hong Kong for the fifteenth time. According to the topic of this year’s Study Trip „From the Ancient Silk Road to Today’s Belt and Road Initiative“, we followed the political and economic developments and challenges China is facing today. Read more

VIII London Global Forum

London, United Kingdom

October 7, 2019

Topic: Book Presentation „Brexit. Causes and Consequences“ by Rudolf G. Adam

On Monday, 7 October 2019, Sir Robert Cooper presented to members of Global Bridges and some invited guests the book „Brexit. Causes and Consequences“, written by our member Rudolf Adam. The event took place in the Churchill Room at the Carlton Club, St. James, London. Read more

Current

  • XL Berlin Global Forum, April 2, 2020

    Berlin, Germany

    Guest Speaker: John C. Kornblum, former US Ambassador to Germany

  • Young Leaders Alumni Reunion, May 14, 2020

    Frankfurt am Main, Germany

  • Study Trip to Jordan (I) and Israel (VII), May 11 – 20, 2020

    Jordan: Amman (May 11-16, 2020)

    Israel: Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Efrat, Sderot (May 16-20, 2020)

  • VIII München Global Forum, Spring 2020

    Munich, Germany

    In cooperation with Beiten Burkhardt Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

    Topic: E-Mobility and its implications

  • III Global Bridges Symposium, June 2-3, 2020

    Brussels, Belgium

Program – First Half of 2020

Momentarily no announcements on short notice.

Past

  • XX Frankfurt Global Forum / Thanksgiving Dinner, December 05, 2019

    At the invitation of the U.S. Consul General in Frankfurt, Mrs. Patricia Lacina

    Frankfurt am Main, Germany

  • XV Study Trip to the P.R. China, October 20 – November 03, 2018

    Beijing – Dunhuang (Gansu Province) – Chongqing (Chongqing) – Yangshuo (Guangxi Province) – Hong Kong (Hong Kong)

  • VIII London Global Forum, October 07, 2019

    Book Presentation: Rudolf G. Adam: “Brexit – Causes and Consequences”

    London, United Kingdom

  • Global Bridges Day 2019 / Annual Membership Meeting, September 23, 2019

    Berlin, Germany

  • II Study Trip to Africa, September 15 – 21, 2019

    Ethiopia – Ghana