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Sigmar Gabriel

Senior Fellow & John F. Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellow

Biography

Sigmar Gabriel

Sigmar Gabriel is chairman of Atlantik-Brücke and a Senior Fellow at CES. In fall 2018, he served as a John F. Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellow at CES.

Gabriel brings a wealth of experience at the local, federal and international level. He assumed several leading posts in the German government, most recently as Minister for Foreign Affairs (2017-2018) and Vice-Chancellor of Germany (2013-2018). Prior to that he was Germany's Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy (2013-2017) and Federal Minister for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (2005-2009). Gabriel was one of the longest serving leaders of the Social Democratic Party (SPD) from 2009 to 2017.

Affiliations

  • Chairman, Atlantik-Brücke
  • Member of the Bundestag & Vice Chancellor of Germany (2013-2018), Federal Republic of Germany
  • Senior Fellow, CES, Harvard University
  • John F. Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellow, CES, Harvard University

Past Presentations at CES

 An Address by Sigmar Gabriel – Europe: An Answer to the German Question? The Inaugural Guido Goldman Lecture on Germany — An Address by Sigmar Gabriel – Europe: An Answer to the German Question?
November 1, 2018
4:30pm - 6:00pm
  • Sigmar Gabriel – Chairman, Atlantik-Brücke; Member of the Bundestag & Vice Chancellor of Germany (2013-2018), Federal Republic of Germany; Senior Fellow, CES, Harvard University ; John F. Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellow, CES, Harvard University
  • Chair Karl Kaiser – Fellow, Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School
Summit 2018 | A Keynote Address by Sigmar Gabriel, Vice Chancellor of Germany (2013-2018) 2018 Summit on the Future of Europe at Harvard – Back to Square One
Summit 2018 | A Keynote Address by Sigmar Gabriel, Vice Chancellor of Germany (2013-2018)
November 5, 2018
12:30pm - 2:00pm
  • Sigmar Gabriel – Chairman, Atlantik-Brücke; Member of the Bundestag & Vice Chancellor of Germany (2013-2018), Federal Republic of Germany; Senior Fellow, CES, Harvard University ; John F. Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellow, CES, Harvard University
  • Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government & CES Director, Harvard University
A Transatlantic Agenda for Sustainable Progress: A lecture by Sigmar Gabriel, Vice Chancellor & Minister for Economic Affairs, Federal Republic of Germany A Transatlantic Agenda for Sustainable Progress: A lecture by Sigmar Gabriel, Vice Chancellor & Minister for Economic Affairs, Federal Republic of Germany
October 23, 2014
12:00pm - 1:15pm
  • Sigmar Gabriel – Chairman, Atlantik-Brücke; Member of the Bundestag & Vice Chancellor of Germany (2013-2018), Federal Republic of Germany; Senior Fellow, CES, Harvard University ; John F. Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellow, CES, Harvard University

Related News

New thinking for Germany

New thinking for Germany

in Harvard Gazette on October 30, 2018

A frank discussion by Sigmar Gabriel, CES John F. Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellow this fall, on Germany’s relationship with the United States, the European Union, and China. Germany's former Vice Chancellor spoke to the Harvard Gazette ahead of his public address on November 1 to open the Guido Goldman Lecture on Germany.

 
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