Introducing the Class of 2015

After countless hours of hard work the MPP Class of 2015, as well as the first graduates in the Doctoral Programme in Governance, celebrated their success with friends, family and the Hertie School community at the beautiful Konzerthaus at Gendarmenmarkt on 5 June. Cobus de Swardt, Transparency International’s Managing Director, was this year’s Commencement Speaker. He gave a moving speech on Journeys of Social Justice.


The Future of the Energy Union

06.07.2015 | 10:30 am - 05:30 pm

This workshop aims to explore some of the key issues and challenges facing the future of the Energy Union in the context of German energy policy.

Book Presentation: Law and Politics. Ulrich K. Preuß's Definition of the State

06.07.2015 | 05:00 pm - 06:30 pm

Book presentation by Claus Offe, Hertie School. With an introduction of the editors Tine Stein and Claudio Franzius and a closing remark by Ulrich K. Preuß.

Please note that the event will be hosted in German.

Anthony Giddens: Into the Digital Age - the World in the 21st Century

03.09.2015 | 05:30 pm - 07:00 pm

Opening Lecture of the Academic Year 2015/16

The Opening Lecture will be delivered by Anthony Giddens, Professor for Sociology at the London School of Economics and Science.