This roundtable will be held at the Vienna Diplomatic Academy by the Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC) and the Vienna School of International Studies.
Politicians, political scientists and journalists analyse and discuss the state of Austrian-Russian and German-Russian relations at a time of growing tension and confrontation in international politics.
The objective is to deepen the understanding of the present situation, at the same time assessing the respective risks and opportunities of available options: policies of escalation or policies of détente.
Prof. Dr. h.c. Horst Teltschik, foreign affairs consultant of late German chancellor Helmut Kohl, 1999-2008 Chairman of the Munich Security Conference
Dr. Werner Fasslabend, 1990-2000 Austrian Minister of Defense
Dr. Peter Schulze, Honorary Professor at Göttingen University
Kurt Seinitz, Chief Editor Foreign Policy at Kronenzeitung, Vienna
Dr. Walter Schwimmer, 1999-2004 General Secretary of the Council of Europe
Dr. Emil Brix, Director of the Diplomatic Academy Vienna, former Austrian ambassador to Moscow
Attendance is by prior registration only.
Registration information here.