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Indianapolis: Strengthening the European Transatlantic Pillar: Can German Lead in Europe Without Dominating?

February 27, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm EST

The Indianapolis Warburg Chapter, Honorary Consul of Germany Sven Schumacher, and Honorary Consul of France Martin Baier will host a discussion and luncheon with Ambassador James D. Bindenagel, former U.S. Ambassador and Henry Kissinger for Governance and International Security at the University of Bonn. 

There will be a no charge to attend this event. RSVP here by February 25.

Prof. James D. Bindenagel was appointed Henry-Kissinger Professor at the University of Bonn and is founding director of the Center for International Security and Governance (created at the same time as the professorship) in October 2014. Bindenagel is considered a leading expert on transatlantic relations with a special focus on the German-U.S. relationship, with which he is familiar from many years of personal practical experience. During his thirty years in the U.S. diplomatic service, Professor Bindenagel worked both for the U.S. State Department in U.S. consulates and embassies in West Germany, East Germany, and the unified Germany. He was interim U.S. Ambassador to Germany from 1996 to 1997.