Study Trips, Conferences, and Global Forums 2018

In 2018, we will continue to follow our motto, “Wir fahren hin” (We go there), and to seek personal encounters and experiences in areas of geostrategic importance, such as in Iran, Israel and the West Bank, Jordan, Tibet, Kenya and Rwanda, China, Vietnam, and Uzbekistan.

For further information please see the following preliminary schedule of events for this year:

I. Study Trips

April 7-15                   III Study Trip to the Islamic Republic of Iran

April 25 – May 3       VI Study Trip to Israel and the West Bank

May 4-11                     I Study Trip to Jordan (cancelled)

July  6-12                   Special Study Trip to Tibet, P.R. China

Aug. 26 – Sept. 2      I Study Trip to Kenya and Rwanda

October 7-13             I Study Trip to the S.R. Vietnam

October 13-22          XIV Study Trip to the P.R. China


II. Conferences

May 27-31                XVII European-American Young Leaders Conference, Tashkent, Uzbekistan

June 26-27               III Walther Leisler Kiep Symposium, Berlin, Germany

July 1-6                      VII Chinese-German Young Leaders Conference, Inner Mongolia

September 24-25    II Global Bridges Symposium Berlin, Berlin, Germany


III. Global Forums and other events

January 26                Traditional New Year’s Dinner 

March 15                    VI London Global Forum 

March 22                   XXXI Berlin Global Forum