Event date: 23.01.2020 19:00

The Karl-Heinz Kurras file

Panel discussion

The West Berlin policeman Karl-Heinz Kurras worked for the Stasi for many years. He was also active in 1967, when he shot and killed the student Benno Ohnesorg during the anti-Shah demonstrations. Together we reconstruct the Kurras case, the fatal shots and his connection to the Stasi.

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Event date: 28.01.2020 19:00

The Meeting of Spies

Film premiere

For the first time, three GDR citizens who were active as spies in East Germany will speak together about their work. Film producer Anke Ertner captures their story in “Das Treffen der Spione”. Ertner celebrates the German premiere together with the former spies in the German Spy Museum.

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Event date: 20.02.2020 19:00

Smart Home

Panel discussion

Digital technologies not only determine our workplace, but also penetrate into all areas of life. But the digitalization of our home also contains dangers. Experts from the world of hacking, data protection and business discuss these issues.

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Event date: 25.02.2020 19:00

Wilhelm Canaris

Panel discussion

In the Nazi state, Wilhelm Canaris rose to the position of head of the “Amt Ausland/Abwehr”, was first impressed by Adolf Hitler and then distanced himself from the “Führer”. Was Canaris a resistance fighter? On the basis of the most important stations in Canaris’ life and the latest research results, we pursue this question.

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Event date: 27.02.2020 19:00

The children of agents

Panel discussion

How do the children of agents live with the secret double life of their parents? Four children of agents pursue this question together. Who suspected something of their parents’ espionage, when and how did it come to light? How does the espionage activity of the parents affect the children’s lives?

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Event date: 05.03.2020 19:00

The protection of our data

Panel discussion

In May 2018, the EU adopted the new basic data protection regulation (DSGVO). For the first time, a law sets a legal framework for the use of personal data throughout Europe. Are the regulations too complex? Who benefits from the new regulations? What about freedom of information?

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