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Das Programm 2019

International Folk Music Day - My Home – Our Europe

Tradition • Sunday, September 22nd 2019

International Folk Music Day with musicians, traditional handicraft and culinary specialties from Bavaria and all around Europe. Presentation of the International Folk Music Prize 2019 to the best regional folk music band in the category “Traditional Folk Music” awarded by Bernd Sibler, minister of state and member of the Bavarian Parliament, as well as the presentation of the International Folk Music Prize 2019 in the category “Popular Music” to Patrick Lindner awarded by musician Nicki.

Kloster Aldersbach, Freiherr-von-Aretin-Platz 1

Entrance fee: € 10 adults
Advance ticket sales: € 7 adults
· € 2 children (children under 6 free)
 

 

Global Trade in Danger

Economy • Tuesday, October 1st 2019 - 6 pm

Panel discussion hosted in collaboration with the Bavarian Industry Association (vbw – Vereinigung der Bayerischen Wirtschaft e. V.), with Bernhard Mattes, president of the Automotive Industry Association (VDA), Günther Oettinger, EU Commissioner for Budget and Personnel, and Wolfram Hatz, entrepreneur and president of the vbw.

Hosted by Ursula Heller, Bayerischer Rundfunk 
Verlagsgruppe Passau, Media Center 

Entrance fee: € 15 
Concession for PNP subscribers: € 10

 

Ai Weiwei

Art • Monday, October 14th 2019 - 6 pm

Round table and presentation of the MiE-Art Award to the renowned artist Ai Weiwei by Oskar Lafontaine, former Federal Minister and group chairman of the “Linke” in the Saarland parliament.

Hosted by the journalist Claus Strunz.
Verlagsgruppe Passau, Media Center

Entrance fee: € 20 • Concession for PNP subscribers: € 15

Ai Weiwei

Film series • October 18th to November 5th 2019

A film series in honor of Ai Weiwei at the SchafrichterKino in Passau.
Tickets available at the box office.
For further information and reservations
+49(0)851-988 3550 • www.cineplex.de/passau/

Financial Center Europe

Finance • Thursday, November 7th 2019 – 6 pm

Panel discussion with Friedrich Merz, Vice-president of the economic council of the CDU e. V., Dr. Theodor Weimer, chairman of Deutsche Börse AG and Prof. Dr. Dr. Ann-Kristin Achleitner, economist and professor at TUM. 

Hosted by the journalist Udo van Kampen
Verlagsgruppe Passau, Media Center 

Entrance fee: € 15 • Concession for PNP subscribers: € 10

 

Perspectives of Fiscal Policy

Politics • Monday, November 11th 2019 – 6 pm

Interview with the Federal Minister of Finance and Vice-Chancellor Olaf Scholz, hosted by journalist and “stern”-columnist Hans Ulrich Jörges. 

Verlagsgruppe Passau, Media Center 

Entrance fee: € 15 • Concession for PNP subscribers: € 10

From Service Providers to Scapegoat – Agriculture in the Pillory

Agriculture • Wednesday, November 13th 2019 – 6pm

Round table with Julia Klöckner, Federal Minister for Food and Agriculture, Martin Richenhagen, president and CEO of AGCO Corporation and Gerd Sonnleitner, former president of the European and German Farmer’s Federation. 

Hosted by Tilmann Schöberl, Bayerischer Rundfunk
Verlagsgruppe Passau, Media Center 

Entrance fee: € 15 • Concession for PNP subscribers: € 10

 

“Attention, Kids! Opera!”

Children • Sunday, November 17th 2019 – 3 pm

Opera for children from the age of four and up. Family concert with the Lower Bavarian Philharmonic and the orchestra of the Bavarian State Theater under the direction of chief musical director and conductor Basil H. E. Coleman.

Verlagsgruppe Passau, Media Center

Entrance fee: € 15 • Concession for PNP subscribers: € 10 Children: € 7

Look ahead to MiE 2020: More Than Green – Ireland and the European Capital of Culture Galway

Readers’ Tour April 15th to 21st 2020

Ireland – the Emerald Isle inspires with its rugged cliffs, towering mountains, mansions dating back to the time of the English rule, colorful alleys lined with bars and mysterious cultural landmarks. A round trip across the Atlantic island including a visit of the 2019 Capital of Culture Galway. 

Price: € 1285 per person sharing a double room including flight and half board

Information and registration +49(0)851-802-586

Istria and its Adriatic Pearls with a visit to the European Capital of Cultural Rijeka

Readers’ Tour April 15th to 19th 2020 and 27th to 31st 2020

The seaport of Rijeka, located in the holiday region of Kvarner, is a cultural melting pot. Discover on a round trip the beautiful peninsula of Istria with its idyllic coastal cities, beautiful bays, numerous monuments, unspoiled nature and the hospitality of local people.

Price: € 599 (April) and € 659 (May) per person sharing a double room including flight and half board

Information and registration +49(0)851-802-586