The Körber History Forum is an international discussion forum, held annually in Berlin, that addresses current conflicts and political challenges with regard to the respective historical background. App. 200 participants will be invited: actors from politics, science and public life, intellectuals and opinion leaders from Germany, other European countries and the USA. The objective is to promote international understanding of the political dimension of history.
Körber History Forum 2018
The next Körber History Forum will take place in Berlin on 28 and 29 May, 2018. It will bring together 200 leading actors from politics, science and public life, intellectuals and opinion leaders from Germany, Europe and the Middle East. This year’s interdisciplinary and international debates of the political dimesion of history will focus on the imminent threat and the historical roots of Europe’s division, flight and integration as a challenge for Europe, Russia and the West in the era of a “new Cold War”, Turkish Neo-Ottomanism, the legacy of the First World War and the connection between democracy and the promise of prosperity.