The TUM Speakers Series, organized by students of the TUM Business Club, is pleased to welcome in cooperation with the Young Forum of the Foreign Affairs Association the United States Ambassador to Germany, John B. Emerson, for a Town Hall Meeting.
On the 7th of December you will able to shape the discussion with the U.S. Ambassador live at the TU Audimax. Ask your questions and get your answers.
Please attend via Facebook if possible.
John B. Emerson was confirmed by the United States Senate on August 1, 2013 as U.S. Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany. Ambassador Emerson was the 2015 recipient of the State Department’s Sue M. Cobb Award for Exemplary Diplomatic Service.
Emerson was the President of Capital Group Private Client Services from 1997 to July 2013. Previously, Emerson served on President Clinton’s senior staff, from 1993-1997. He served as Deputy Director of Presidential Personnel, and subsequently as Deputy Director of Intergovernmental Affairs, where he was the President’s liaison to the nation’s governors. Emerson also coordinated the Economic Conference of the Clinton-Gore transition team and led the Administration’s efforts to obtain congressional approval of the GATT Uruguay Round Agreement in 1994, and the extension of China’s MFN trading status in 1996. In 2010, President Obama appointed Emerson to serve on the President’s Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations.
The TUM Speakers Series
The TUM Speakers Series is a series of guest lectures at the Technical University of Munich organized by students, for students. The Speakers Series regularly attracts high-profile speakers, who educate and interact with students from diverse academic backgrounds. This year, we celebrate our 15th jubilee.