Tuesday, 19th February 2019


07:30

Opening of the Exhibition / Registration

08:45

Opening of the 22nd European Police Congress, R. Uwe Proll, Editor-in-Chief and Publisher, Behörden Spiegel

09:00

Horst Seehofer, Federal Minister of the Interior, Building and Community, Federal Republic of Germany

09:30

Sebastian Kurz*, Chancellor, Republic Austria

10:00

Viorica Dancila*, Prime Minister, Romania

10:30

Congress Partner

11:00

Coffee Break

11:45

Panel session 1

13:15

Lunch

14:40

Border Security in Europe

Moderation: Andrea Lindholz*, MP, Chair of the Parliamentar Committee of Interior, Building and Community, German Bundestag

  • Fabrice Leggeri, Executive Director, European Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex), European Union
  • Dr. Dieter Romann, President, Federal Police Headquarters

15:40

Congress Partner

16:00

Coffee Break

16:15

Panel session 2

17:45

Coffee Break

18:10

Congress partner

18:30

Joint Task: Integration

Moderation: Doris Schröder-Köpf, MP, Commissioner for Migration and Participation of the State of Lower Saxony, SPD parliamentary group in the parliament of Lower Saxony

  • Michel Goovaerts*, Chief of Police, Brussels Capital Ixelles Police
  • Cordula Heckmann*, Principal, Community school on Campus Rütli
  • Martin Henriksen*, Chairman of the Foreigners‘ Committee, Danish Parliament
  • Boris Palmer, Mayor, City of Tübingen

19:30

Buffet and Networking


Wednesday, 20th Februar 2019


07:30

Opening of the Exhibition / Registration

08:40

Holger Münch, President, Bundeskriminalamt

09:10

Dr. Hans-Georg Maaßen, President, Bundesamt für Verfassungsschutz, Federal Republic of Germany

09:40

Georg Scharpenack, Managing Director, Ulbrichts Witwe GmbH

10:00

Secrecy vs. public interest - what remains confidential?

Moderation: Stephan Mayer, Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community

  • Georg Mascolo, Head of the Joint Investigative Group of NDR, WDR and Süddeutschen Zeitung
  • Julian Reichelt*, Chairman of the editorchip and editor-inchief, Bild
  • Dieter Schürmann, Police General Director of Investigation, Ministry of the Interior of North Rhine-Westphalia

10:45

N.N., stashcat GmbH

11:05

Coffee Break

11:30

Award Ceremony for the “Zukunftspreis Polizeiarbeit 2019“

11:45

Discussion of the Ministers and Senators of the Interior

Moderation: R. Uwe Proll, Editor-in-Chief, Behörden Spiegel

  • Andreas Geisel, Senator for Interior and Sport Berlin
  • Hans-Joachim Grote*, Minister of the Interior, Rural Areas and Integration, Schleswig-Holstein
  • Joachim Herrmann, Bavarian State Minister of the Interior and for Integration
  • Boris Pistorius, Lower Saxony Minister of the Interior
  • Herbert Reul, Minister of Home Affairs, North Rhine-Westphalia

12:45

Congress Partner

13:05

Lunch

14:30

Panel session 3

16:00

Coffee Break

16:15

Organized crime: Smuggling & human trafficking

Moderation: Dr. August Hanning, State Secretary and President of the Federal Intelligence Service (BND) (rtd.), Programme and Editorial Board, Behörden Spiegel

  • Robert Crepinko*, Head of the European Migrant Smuggling Center (EMSC), European Police Office (EUROPOL)
  • Peter Henzler, Vice-President, Bundeskriminalamt
  • Frank Hoever*, Director, State Office of Criminal Investigations, orth-Rhine Westphalia
  • Franz Lang, Director, Bundeskriminalamt, Austria

17:00

End of Congress, R. Uwe Proll, Editor-in-Chief, Behörden Spiegel


Congress Chair: Dieter Wehe, Inspector General of the North-Rhine- Westphalia State Police (rtd.)

*Speaker requested