German Ambassador Peter Wittig
Ambassador Peter Wittig is Germany's highest-ranking representative to the US government. He represents German interests in the United States and works to foster and deepen German-American relations in the political, economic and cultural spheres.
Apr 7, 2014
German Ambassador Peter Ammon will join Robert Vogel, Superintendent of the National Mall and Memorial Parks, in marking the restoration of the German-American Friendship Garden on the grounds of the Washington Monument on Friday, April 11, at 3 p.m.
Friendship Garden Celebration
Apr 2, 2014
Ambassador Peter Ammon hosted a dinner event at his residence on April 1 with Ulrich Grillo, President of the Federation of German Industries, and Dr. Eric Schweitzer, President of the Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry.
Ambassador Ammon Speech
Mar 19, 2014
Ambassador Peter Ammon attended a Business Roundtable discussion on March 19 where he presented the Skills Initiative to a group of CEOs and business leaders. The meeting was chaired by Rex W. Tillerson, Chairman and CEO of Exxon Mobil Corporation and attended by many prominet CEOs of US companies.
Mar 19, 2014
Ambassador Ammon opened a new exhibition curated by the Leo Baeck Institute at his residence in Washington on Monday, March 17.
Mar 18, 2014
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Ambassador Peter Ammon, French Ambassador Delattre and British Ambassador Westmacott spoke with CNN's Candy Crowley on "State of the Union" on March 16 about Europe and the West's response to the referendum in Crimea.
Ambassador Ammon on CNN
Feb 14, 2014
Excerpts from Ambassasador Peter Ammon's speech at the German Conference at Harvard University: "My appeal to our American friends here is: While debating among yourselves how to protect the privacy rights of Americans and how to strike the right balance between liberty and security, don’t forget about us.
Ammon at Harvard
Jan 29, 2014
We've collected all the tweets, photos and news reports on Ambassador Ammon's recent visit to California, where he spoke to leaders in business, government and education from San Diego to San Francisco about TTIP, the Skills Initiative and German innovation.
Ambassador Ammon in California
Dec 23, 2013
"I wish you all a wonderful season and a good, healthy, and peaceful 2014!"
Dec 17, 2013
"We need the openness to think new thoughts and to embolden courageous pragmatists with a feeling for detail and for the big picture. Why can’t we be ambitious with our dreams: A global free market economy that will automatically steer the world towards more democracy?"
Speech at American Council on Germany
Dec 11, 2013
More than 200 Advent wreaths, 30 gingerbread houses, and innumerable cakes of all shapes and sizes awaited the nearly 2,000 visitors to this year’s Christmas Market at the German School Washington D.C. on Saturday, December 7.
Annual Christmas Market