2018 Independence Day Reception

U.S. Embassy Berlin hosted some 2,500 invited guests from the German business, cultural and political sphere, as well as members of the diplomatic corps and other international guests at an Independence Day celebration on July 4 at Tempelhofer Feld. The celebration marked America’s 242nd birthday, and gave Americans in Germany and German citizens the chance ...
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2018 FAST Officers Reception

Last night, Deputy Chief of Mission Kent Logsdon welcomed a group of 27 early-career diplomats from 23 embassies in Berlin to the U.S. Embassy to meet their American counterparts.  New diplomats from all five continents exchanged ideas about the future of diplomacy and their experiences working and living in Berlin, and DCM Logsdon spoke to ...
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2018 CBYX Berlin Day

The Embassy hosted its annual Berlin Day reception for the 350 American participants in the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Program (CBYX) on June 8. The students, who have spent the past year living with German host families, enjoyed speeches from Deputy Chief of Mission Kent Logsdon and Member of Parliament Kerstin Radomski, as well as the ...
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U.S. Embassy Berlin Hosts Seminar Highlighting Business Opportunities in the U.S.

May 31, 2018.  Open for Business:  The United States is an attractive market for German IT and cyber security companies.  In cooperation with Fairfax County of Virginia and the IT Security Association of Germany TeleTrusT, the U.S. Embassy Berlin hosted a half-day seminar to discuss new industry developments, market entry strategies and practical questions ranging ...
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2018 DCM in Eisenhüttenstadt

Deputy Chief of Mission Kent Logsdon and Cultural Affairs Officer Michelle Logsdon got outside the capital this week for a visit to Eisenhüttenstadt, Brandenburg. Invited by the Gesamtschule 3, they toured a photo exhibition on transatlantic relations at the school and had an engaging discussion on U.S. culture and society with the students. Afterwards, Mr. ...
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U.S. Embassy Berlin Celebrates Armed Forces Day 2018

May 18, 2018. The U.S. Embassy’s Defense Attaché Office hosted its annual Armed Forces Day reception at the Allied Museum Berlin-Zehlendorf. Armed Forces Day, established during the Truman administration, is single holiday (May 19) for American citizens to come together and thank serving military members for their patriotic service in support of our country. In ...
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2018 Conference “Humanity Disrupted: Artificial Intelligence and Changing Societies”

CDA Kent Logsdon Remarks: Aspen Institute Deutschland’s Conference on Artificial Intelligence March 14, 2018 Ladies and Gentlemen: Thank you for the opportunity to speak today.  When I was first approached by Rüdiger and Tyson about the possibility of speaking at this conference, I was intrigued.  Artificial Intelligence technologies are already positively influencing each of our lives and hold the promise to make ...
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2018 Munich Security Conference

From Friday until Sunday, more than 30 heads of state and government and over 100 cabinet ministers from across the globe came together at the Munich Security Conference (MSC) for discussions on major international security challenges. The United States of America was represented at the MSC 2018 with a wide-ranging delegation. It featured the following principals from different branches ...
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Hanukkah Reception

On the evening of December 27, Deputy Chief of Mission Kent Logsdon welcomed 80 guests to a Hanukkah reception at the Embassy. Among them were Yakov Hadas-Handelsman, Israeli Ambassador to Germany, Volker Beck, Member of the German Parliament, Ramona Pop, Mayor and Senator for Economics, Energy, and Public Enterprises, Gideon Joffe, Chairman of the Board ...
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2016-11-10 Election Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion: U.S. Presidential Elections Thursday, November 10, 2016 Bundespresseamt, Dorotheenstraße 84, 10117 Berlin Panelists: Prof. Irwin Collier, PhD (Freie Universität Berlin) Prof. Andreas Falke (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität, Erlangen-Nürnberg) Prof. Jessica Gienow-Hecht (Freie Universität Berlin) Kent Logsdon (Deputy Chief of Mission, United States Embassy, Berlin) This program is part of the annual conference of the chapter of the Political ...
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Deputy Chief of Mission Kent Logsdon Visits International Green Week

On January 20, 2016, DCM Kent Logsdon visited the International Green Week in Berlin for the first time. He was met by Dr. Robert Kloos, State Secretary at the German Agriculture Ministry at the special exhibition “Fit for the future: With modern agriculture and a balanced diet”. During his tour of Green Week he also ...
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