Berlin Conference 2015

On 8 and 9 November 2015 the Berlin Conference was held in partnership with Allianz Kulturstiftung, Allianz Deutschland AG, Cities for Europe, the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media, the Goethe Institute and TRADUKI.



 - The Periphery as Inspiration for Europe

 - The City as Spot of Inclusion


The Berlin Conference was followed by the State of Europe speech in the evening of 9 November, given this year by Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, an event jointly organised by Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Robert Bosch Stiftung and Stiftung Zukunft Berlin.


You can find the conference programme here.



 "A Soul for Europe" would like to thank the following partners for their support:





Art Workshop Lazareti

Association of European Border Regions

Avrupa Kültür Derneği / European Cultural Association

Balkan Express Network


Bunker Institute Ljubljana

Danish Cultural Institute, Brussels

Europa Nostra

Europäische Akademie Berlin

European Academy of Yuste Foundation

European Alternatives e.V.

European Cultural Parliament

European Festivals Association

GRAD - European Centre for Culture and Debate

ICORN international cities of refuge network

Image Aiguë

internationales literaturfestival berlin

King’s College London


MitOst e.V.


Pablo Casals Foundation


Stichting Caucasus Foundation

Stiftung Genshagen

Studio Zeitgeist

The Budapest Observatory

The Red House Centre for Culture and Debate

The Shota Rustaveli Theatre and Film Georgia State University