Professor Thorsten Borring Olesen is Chair and Coordinator of the MatchPoints Seminar 2020. The Seminar has further set up an organising committee consisting of members from both within and outside Aarhus University.
Friis Arne Petersen, The Danish Ambassador to Germany, the Danish Embassy in Berlin.
Jesper Schou-Knudsen, Head of Communications, Culture and Public Diplomacy, the Danish Embassy in Berlin
Kristian Fischer, Director, The Danish Institute for International Studies
Simon Faber, Project director of the 2020 Re-unification Anniversary and coordinator of the Danish government’s committee on the 1920 re-unification.
Sten Tiedemann, Rector, Open University Aarhus
Bettina Senff, Head of Department, The Goethe Institute in Copenhagen
Anders Ladefoged, Director, Head of European Policy Division, Confederation of Danish Industry
Lasse Peter Rodewald, Press and cultural attaché, The German Embassy in Copenhagen
Jørn Mikkelsen, journalist and former chief editor at Jyllands-Posten
Thorsten Borring Olesen, Professor, Dept. of History and Classical Studies, and Chair of the MatchPoints Seminar 2020 steering committee
Niels Brimnes, Associate Professor and head of the Dept. of History and Classical Studies.
Karen Gram-Skjoldager, Associate Professor, Dept. of History and Classical Studies.
Daniel Finke, Professor, Dept. of Political Science
Lone Jørgensen, Special Consultant, AU Research Support and External Relations
Signe A.E. Larsen, Research Consultant, School of Culture and Society