The ICD Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy 2012
“The Power of the Arts & Culture to Promote Democracy & Global Peace”
(Berlin, December 13th – 16th, 2012)
The ICD Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy 2012 is the year-end concluding event of the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy. Taking place in Berlin, the aim of the conference is to review in detail, debate, and evaluate the most significant developments in 2012 in the field of Cultural Diplomacy, International Relations, Peace-building, Human Rights, the Arts, and Culture. This year-end conference will bring together over 150 current and former heads of state and ministers, as well as celebrities and dignitaries, including an interdisciplinary group of participants traveling to Berlin from all over the world to discuss Cultural Diplomacy in our interdependent world.
Participation in the conference is open to governmental & diplomatic officials, academics & scholars, economists, journalists, artists, civil society practitioners, private sector representatives, young professionals and students, as well as other interested individuals from across the world.
The Institute for Cultural Diplomacy encourages academic research and analysis of issues related to the goals of the conference. The ICD would therefore like to welcome the participants of our conference to submit a paper they would like to be considered for presentation at the conference, as well as to be included in the proposal document that will be issued following the conference which will be sent to all governments and leaders of the international community.
The speakers during the conference will include leading figures and experts from international politics (including head of states and ministers), academia, the diplomatic community, civil society, and the private sector. These speakers will include a number of individuals from the ICD Advisory Board. To learn more about the ICD Advisory Board.
Certificate of Attendance
The participation cost for the program is 195 Euros. If offered a place in the program, applicants are then required to transfer the participation cost to reserve their position.