M100 Declaration

Potsdam, 17 September 2019. M100 Sanssouci Colloquium has regarded itself as a forum for democracy and media freedom since its founding in 2005. On the occasion of the 15th edition of the international media conference, the M100 Advisory Board has produced an M100 Declaration with major theses of the conference.

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Nicola Sturgeon receives M100 Media Award

Potsdam, 02 September 2019. The international media conference M100 Sanssouci Colloquium honours Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon for her opposition to Brexit and commitment to the European Union cohesion with the M100 Media Award. Armin Laschet, Prime Minister of North Rhine-Westphalia, delivers keynote address praising the British-Scottish politician and her clear pro-European stance. Dr. Wolfgang Schäuble, President of the German Bundestag, delivers the political keynote speech.

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Call for Papers

Potsdam, 24 July 2019. Take your chance to win a ticket to the M100 Sanssouci Colloquium on 17 September in Potsdam and get your essay published on our website. Just send an essay in English (maximum one DIN A4 page) by 15 August on the following three topics to info(at)m100potsdam(dot)org: 1) The future of news in the internet age 2) The future of journalism: Why traditional media still matter 3) Innovative journalism: A short-term adventure or promising necessity? We are looking forward to all essays!

Editors-in-chief and Politicians on the Future of the European Public Sphere at M100

Potsdam, 27 June 2019. On 17 September, the future of the European public sphere will be discussed at the M100 Sanssouci Colloquium in the Orangery in Potsdam. For 15 years, M100 has been bringing together international thought leaders from the worlds of media, politics, and academia to assess the role and impact of the media in international affairs. read more Editors-in-chief and Politicians on the Future of the European Public Sphere at M100

Last M100 Advisory Board Meeting before the Colloquium

Berlin, 20 Juni 2019. M100 is approaching and final preparations and decisions were discussed at the advisory board meeting on 20 June in the Journalists’ Club of the Axel Springer House. The results will be announced shortly. The M100 Advisory Board is already looking forward to the next M100 Sanssouci Colloquium on 17 September in the Orangery in the Park Sanssouci in Potsdam.

Apply for the next M100YEJ Workshop!

Potsdam, 1 May 2019.  Young journalists between 18 and 26 years old from Europe, the Eastern Partnership countries and Russia can once again apply for the M100 Young European Journalists Workshop. The 25 selected applicants will work on the topic “Reading in the Digital Age – Innovative Journalism” during the 8-day workshop from 9 to 18 September. We look forward to receiving all applications. Deadline is on 17 June 2019.

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Lord Mayor of Potsdam Mike Schubert is the new chairman of the M100 Board

Potsdam 12.04.2019. The Lord Mayor of the state capital Potsdam, Mike Schubert, has taken over the chairmanship of the M100 Advisory Board. Yesterday he invited for the first time to a joint advisory board meeting in the city hall of Potsdam. Dagmar Rosenfeld, Editor-in-Chief of DIEWELT, was also welcomed to the M100 Advisory Board for the first time. M100 as a top-class platform for quality journalism, democratic discourse and freedom of the press and opinion in Europe has become an integral part of Potsdam’s calendar of events.

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