On February 17, 2009, the American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS), in conjunction with the German American Business Council and with the generous support of the Elfriede Dräger Memorial Foundation, hosted an off-the-record discussion on “Change in Political Communication and the Implications for Democracy” in Washington, DC. The speakers examined the impact of new …Read More
Immediately following the conference on “Skills & Industry: A New American Model” with representatives from Alcoa, Dow, and Siemens, AICGS hosted the panelists along with the Transatlantic Dialogue participants to a dinner sponsored by Alcoa. It was an opportunity to continue the discussion of the previous event and look forward to the Dialogue the following day. Participants represented industry, government, labor unions, and other non-profit sectors from Germany and the U.S.