Menschen in Europa

Programme 2021

Dirk Nowitzki - Life after the NBA Career

Charity · Thursday, 14th October 2021, 6p.m.

Talk with the former NBA-Player Dirk Nowitzki about his work as a UNICEF ambassador and his professional career in the NBA. 
Host: Johannes B. Kerner


Photo: UNICEF Deutschland

Many Crisis - Little Europe

Politics · Tuesday, 19th October 2021, 5p.m.

Panel discussion with Sebastian Kurz, Chancellor of the Republic of Austria 
and Dr. Wolfgang Schäuble, President of the Parliament of Germany
Host: Theo Koll, ZDF

Photo: Dr. Wolfgang Schäuble: Simone M. Neumann, Deutscher Bundestag
Photo: Sebastian Kurz: Bundeskanzleramt Österreich

Heinz Mack - Sculptor and Painter in the light

Art· Wednesday, 27th October 2021, 6p.m.

Talk and Presentation of the MiE-Art Award to Heinz Mack with Dr. Friedhelm Hofmann, bishop emeritus of Würzburg, Dr. Jürgen Rüttgers, retired Federal Minister,
and Prof. Dr. Jürgen Wilhelm, lawyer and author.
Laudatio: Gloria Fürstin von Thurn und Taxis
Host: Nina Ruge

Photo: Heinz Mack

Heinz Mack - Seasons

Exhibition · from 28th October to 30th November 2021

Exhibition of the new paintings by Heinz Mack in the Media Centre of the Verlagsgruppe Passau.


Photo: Heinz Mack


Baron Bat, Stanislaus and the Baroness of Paprika

Children · Sunday, 31th October 2021, 3p.m.

An Operetta for the entire family. A famiy concert with the Philharmonica of Lower-Bavaria, the orchestra of the statetheatre of Lower-Bavaria conducted by Basil H.E. Coleman.



Photo: Landestheater Niederbayern

Crisis, Catastrophes, Climate - Challenges for the economy

Economy· Thursday, 4th November 2021, 6p.m.

Panel discussion with Oliver Zipse, chairman of the BMW AG, Dr. Helga Rabl-Stadler, President of the Festival of Salzburg and Bertram Brossardt, managing director of the VBW
Host: Ursula Heller, Bayerischer Rundfunk


Photo Oliver Zipse: BMW Group
Photo Bertram Brossardt: ibw, Informationszentrale der Bayerischen Wirtschaft

Photo Dr. Helga Rabl-Stadler: Lydia Gorges, Salzburger Festspiele

The Era Rummenigge - 60 Titles in the rear mirror

Sports · Wednesday, 10th November 2021, 6p.m.

Talk with Karl-Heinz Rummenigge about his life as a scorer, board member of the FC Bayern München and the future of football. 
Host: Jessica Libbertz, football expert


Photo: Karl-Heinz Rummenigge

How sustainable is Germany?

Health· Thursday, 25th November 2021, 6p.m.

Panel discussion with Michaela Kaniber, Bavarian Stateminister for diet, agriculture and forest, Dr. Eckart von Hirschhausen, doctor and scientific journalist, and Anton Schmaus, Michelin-Star awarded chef and chef of the DFB.
Host: Tilmann Schöberl, Bayerischer Rundfunk

Photo Michaela Kaniber: Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Ernährung, Landwirtschaft und Forsten
Photo Dr. Eckart von Hirschhausen: Dominik Butzmann
Photo Anton Schmaus: michaelkrugphotography