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Das Programm 2023

Artistic genius Jeff Koons – fascinating, provocative and controversial

Art · Tuesday, October 17, 2023 - 6:00 PM

Panel discussion with Jeff Koons, presentation of the MiE Art Award to Jeff Koons, in collaboration with BMW
Laudatory speech: Judith Williams, entrepreneur and television presenter
Host: Johannes B. Kerner, journalist and television presenter

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Photos: imago; Kirsten Nijhof

Health for all – economic, modern, demand-oriented

Health · Thursday, October 26, 2023 – 6.00 PM

Panel discussion with Prof. Dr. Karl Lauterbach, Federal Minister of Health, Klaus Holetschek, Chairman of the CSU State Parliament Faction, Ingo Morell, President of the German Hospital Association
Host: Anouschka Horn, BR presenter

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Photos: BMG / Thomas Ecke; Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Gesundheit und Pflege; KGNW / Ralph Sondermann; Anouschka Horn

Iris Berben – life and commitment

Charity · Friday, November 3, 2023 - 6:00 PM

Iris Berben, patroness of the PNP fundraising campaign, and Marlehn Thieme, President of Welthungerhilfe e.V., in conversation with Hubertus Meyer-Burckhardt, author, producer, and host of the NDR Talkshow, presentation of the MiE Award to Iris Berben
Laudatory speech: Dunja Hayali

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Photos: Jennifer Fey; Laurence Chaperon; Welthungerhilfe e.V.; Stephan Pick

Power or powerlessness – is democracy in danger?

Current Affairs / Literature · Thursday, November 9, 2023 - 6:00 PM

Panel discussion with Dr. Joachim Gauck, former Federal President, Dr. Theo Waigel, former Federal Minister of Finance and former CSU Chairman.
Presentation of the MiE Award to Reiner Kunze
Laudatory speech: Dr. Joachim Gauck, former Federal President
Host: Gero von Boehm, journalist, director, and television producer

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Photos: J. Denzel / S. Kugler; Dr. Theo Waigel; Jürgen Bauer; Ben Lamberty

How resilient is Germany?

Politics · Wednesday, November 22, 2023 - 6:00 PM

Panel discussion with Dr. Marie-Agnes Strack-Zimmermann, Chair of the Defense Committee of the German Bundestag, Rüdiger von Fritsch, former German Ambassador to Moscow, Prof. Dr. Reinhard Merkel, criminal law expert and legal philosopher
Host: Michael Krons, journalist

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Photos:; Nikita Markov; Reinhard Merkel

The ingenious „Dingsda“!!

Children · Sunday, November 26, 2023 - 3:00 PM

An operetta delight for young and old. Family concert with the Lower Bavarian Philharmonic, the orchestra of the Landestheater Niederbayern under the direction of General Music Director and Conductor Basil H.E. Coleman.
Photo: Landestheater Niederbayern