The Schumpeter Roundtable Series on Foreign Policy Strategies provides the research team with a forum to discuss their current research with international scholars who will be invited for a research stay at the GIGA. During their stay, they deliver a presentation and co-author a GIGA working paper with a research team member. The Schumpeter Roundtable is generously funded by the Volkswagen Foundation.
Dr. Christian von Soest is Research Fellow at GIGA Institute of African Affairs, responsible for Southern Africa, particularly South Africa, Zambia, Botswana and Zimbabwe; Kenya.
Peter Draper is Senior Research Fellow in the Economic Diplomacy programme at the South African Institute of International Affairs. His other domestic affiliations are: Lecturer at Wits Business School; and Senior Consultant to the India, Brazil, and South Africa think tank consortium at the Centre for Development and Enterprise.
Dr. Wolfgang Manig is Member of the Federal Foreign Office Berlin.
Sören Scholvin is Ph.D. Candidate of "Hamburg International Graduate School for the Study of Regional Powers".
The Schumpeter Roundtables take place at the GIGA, Neuer Jungfernstieg 21, Room 550. Presentation and discussion will be held in English. We invite you – including GIGA staff - to register early in advance, as the number of participants is limited. For further information, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org