About Us

The European Cultural Forum emerged from the support association of the European Culture Foundation “Pro Europa”, which was founded on the 1st of August 2011 through the initiative of the founder president of the European Culture Foundation “Pro Europa”, Ernst Seidel in Dresden . With that the possibility was created to work in a greater European network civic engagement between art, education and economy to bundle across borders.

In variety united belongs to the guiding principles of the European Cultural Forum and directs our actions. Europe's cultural heritage is an essential and indispensable part of our common identity, which conservation and evolution our permanent engagement demands. As heirs of our European Cultural Heritage, it is required in the here and now to preserve history, actively sharpening the future and to make cultural similarities audible and visible.

board of directors

Europe needs change. More than ever will be initiated today a big social debate about European values ​​and goals. How do we want to live in future in Europe and how much freedom we need? The association's main goal is to give active impulses to the dialogue between the European countries and regions, to improve an accompanying political communication and promoting cultural exchange in Europe. The association based in Berlin and Dresden is a non-profit organization.
The objects of the company are fulfilled by the following projects:

  • Planning and organizing the gala of the European Culture Award Taurus
  • Organizing musical events and competitions, which serve to promote young talents in the cultural field
  • Carrying out conferences at events, which support the European unification

chairman board of directors
business graduate

Owner of “Schubert stonemason” and stone sculptor

Board of Trustees

Beside the board of directors takes the board of trustees an important role in. It supervises and discusses possible awardees of the European Cultural Forum and summit these after that. For the board of trustees were won experts from different fields to reach a professional, over the complete society distributed authenticity.

Managing director of “Saxonia Systems Holding
Supervisor at “BMP AG”
Chairman in the board of trustees at the European Cultural Award

Managing director “HALLMANN HOLDING International Investment GmbH

Member of the European Parliament ret.

Music Director of the Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Artistic director of the “Dresdner Frauenkirche”

Artistic manager of La Scala in Milan


Annett Reeder
Project manager of the European Cultural Forum

Tel: : +49 (0) 351 50 197 690


European Cultural Forum Association
Visiting address
Enderstrasse 94/House A
01277 Dresden
Register of associations: VR 5499
Tax number of tax office Dresden: 202/261/12090

Headquarters of the Dresden office
Kuegelgenstrasse 1
01326 Dresden

Headquarters of the board of trustees office Berlin
Viola Klein
Chairman of the board of trustees
c/o Saxonia Systems AG
Leipziger Platz 14
10117 Berlin


Interns in the field of marketing and event management wanted

Job description

What does the European Cultural Forum do? We are working at a Europewide cultural institution, which is realizing the following individual projects: Planning and organization of the "European Cultural Award" as TV event, organization of musical events, concerts and competitions, which serve for promoting young talents in the cultural field.
In the area of ​​project management we are looking for young, culturally interested students or career starters with conceptional thinking, a high level of commitment and the ability to work independently and to organize themselves. You can expect 3 months with varied projects and tasks.
In the framework of your internship you will work in our small, dynamic team within the conception, marketing and implementation of our events. You will get an insight into the different interesting assignments of the event industry. You will create presentations and concepts, conduct the common correspondence and are responsible for the recording and maintenance of the relevant data.
Fun and passion in what we do is distinguishing our team. We stand for curiosity, interest and willingness to perform with the goal of a personal development. Everyone can bring themselves or their ideas in.


  • Preferably you are in your studies and want to do an internship within the framework of your practical semester
  • initiative and commitment
  • Independent and organized working
  • Open, sociable and friendly appearance
  • Fun and interest in the field of culture and working in a team
  • Very good English skills / other language skills are an advantage
  • Internet affinity and a confident handling of MS Office

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