Panel Discussion- The Silk Road to the Global Superpower China


A panel discussion on China's one belt one road initiative, which combines the new land based and maritime silk roads.

The discussion will be held in German. Participating are:

  • Dr. Werner Fasslabend; President of the AIES, Former Minister for National Defense,
  • Dr. Alfred Gerstl; Institute of East Asian Studies/EcoS , University of Vienna,
  • Col. Dr. Norbert Lacher; Military Academy Wiener Neustadt,
  • Dr. Nikolaus Scholik; Author of "Seemacht im 21. Jahrhundert (Naval Power in the 21st century)".

Welcoming address by Ambassador Dr. Hans Winkler, Director of the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna.

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Diplomatic Academy Vienna, Favoritenstraße 15a, 1040 Wien (Kreisky-Zimmer / Kreisky-Room)

Registration is required. Information can be found here.