8 February 2023. We are very pleased to welcome Professor Wolfgang Ischinger to the M100 Sanssouci Colloquium Advisory Board.
At the last M100 Sanssouci Colloquium, Ambassador Ischinger, who lives near Potsdam, hosted an exciting discussion with Dr. Vjosa Osmani-Sadriu, President of the Republic of Kosovo, on European security strategy and the role of Eastern European countries.
Wolfgang Ischinger is President of the MSC Foundation Board and was Conference Director of the Munich Security Conference (MSC) from 2008 to 2022. Prioir to that, he was State Secretary of the German Foreign Ministry and Ambassador to the USA and the UK. He serves on a number of non-profit boards and advisory councils, including the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP), the American Academy Berlin and Atlantik-Brücke. He is an honorary professor at the University of Tübingen and teaches security policy and diplomatic practice there and at the Hertie School in Berlin. He advises the private sector, governments and international organisations on strategic issues and has published widely on foreign, security and defence policy topics.