Prof. Dr. Thomas König

Thomas König is an internationally renowned professor of political science at the University of Mannheim. His research focuses on the appliance of theories for political desicion making and acting. Professor Königs papers about European Integration, party democracy and reforms as well as political power distribution are published in leading scientific magazines.



ABSOLVENTUM is the largest and oldest independent alumni association in Germany, which forms an interdisciplinary and supra-regional lifelong network for students, young professionals and professionals. Services for members include orientation for students, career starters and professionals, soft skills and broadening one's own horizon through extracurricular events, making professional practice more tangible and non-material and financial support on the career path! ABSOLVENTUM offers a company-independent mentoring/coaching program, support at various stages of life, funding for university cooperation partners and a wide range of discounts and exclusive events.

Mannheim Forum e.V.

The Mannheim Forum is like AEGEE-Mannheim an accredited student initiative of the University of Mannheim and was founded in spring 2012 with the aim of establishing an annual interdisciplinary student congress in Mannheim. The forum offers students an innovative platform to exchange ideas with renowned decision-makers from busi- ness, politics, science and culture about socially relevant developments and problems.

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