International Transport Forum - 2014 annual summit Transport for a Changing World | 21-23 may 2014 - Leipsig, Germany | France presidency
Speakers
Katherina Reiche
Parliamentary State Secretary
Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, Germany
Participant
Expanding Airport Capacity
16:30 - 18:00Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Since December 2013 Katherina Reiche has been Parliamentary State Secretary at the German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure. From 2009 to 2013 she had been Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety prior to which, from 2005 to 2009, she was the deputy chair of the CDU (Christian Democratic Party)/CSU parliamentary group, responsible for education and research policy and environment, nature conservation and nuclear safety. Between 2002 to 2005 Reiche had the chair of the spokeswoman of the working group ‘Education and Research’ of the CDU/CSU parliamentary group in the German Bundestag (parliament). She has been a member of the CDU since 1996 and a member of the German Bundestag since 1998.