Dr Melinda Crane

Dr Melinda Crane

Chief Correspondent

Deutsche Welle TV, USA/Germany (Moderator)

Dr. Melinda Crane has given speeches and moderated events and discussions for a wide range of international organizations and firms. She is a frequent guest and commentator on German television and radio and regularly analyzes US policy for the news broadcaster n-tv. An experienced TV anchor, she is chief political correspondent at DW TV and also hosts the DW talk show “Quadriga”. In 2014 she was awarded the Steuben-Schurz Media Award for her service to transatlantic understanding.

Dr. Crane studied history and political science at Brown University and law at Harvard. She received her PhD in political economy at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy.

As International Affairs Consultant to the discussion show “Sabine Christiansen” she produced interviews with Kofi Annan, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, and George Bush, among others.

Her journalistic experience includes work for the “New York Times Magazine”, “The Boston Globe Sunday Magazine,” “The Boston Globe,” the “Christian Science Monitor” and German newspapers and magazines.

contributions

13.05.2019
15:40
Adlon Kempinski

Award Ceremony

L’Oréal-UNESCO FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE fellowship programme

Dr Melinda Crane | Deutsche Welle TV, USA/Germany (Moderator)

14.05.2019
17:15

Moderator’s Closing Comments & Farewell

Sigrid Bauschert | CEO, Management Circle AG

Dr Melinda Crane | Deutsche Welle TV, USA/Germany (Moderator)

14.05.2019
14:45
Panel Discussion

Leading in the New Disrupted World of Work

Dr Melinda Crane | Deutsche Welle TV, USA/Germany (Moderator)

Barbara Holzapfel | Microsoft Education, USA

Kimberlee Harrison | Deutsche Post DHL Group, Germany

Simona Scarpaleggia | IKEA AG, Switzerland

Eva-Lotta Sjöstedt | Georg Jensen, Denmark

Isabel Bonacker | Dr. Babor GmbH & Co. KG, Germany

13.05.2019
16:10
Panel Discussion

Reflections and Outlook on the Digital Future of Economy and Society

Dr Melinda Crane | Deutsche Welle TV, USA/Germany (Moderator)

Charlotte Dennery | BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions, France

Elke Manjet | SAP SE, Germany

Michaella Rugwizangoga | Volkswagen Mobility Solutions, Rwanda

Beatriz Sanchez | Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd., Switzerland

13.05.2019
10:45
Interview

Democracy under Attack – Is the World Sliding back into the Age of Authoritarianism?

Dr Katarina Barley | Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection, Germany

Dr Melinda Crane | Deutsche Welle TV, USA/Germany (Moderator)