Botstiber Institute
Botstiber Institute for
Austrian-American Studies



Botstiber Lectures

The Botstiber Foundation hosts an annual lecture in Washington on Austrian-American affairs. Speakers have included former Austrian Prime Minister D. Alfred Gusenbauer; Eric Frey, Managing Editor of Austria’s Der Standard newspaper; Othmar Karas, Vice President of the European People’s Party and Austrian delegate to the European Parliament; Wolfgang Petritsch, head of the Austrian delegation to the OECD; and Ambassador Dr. Hans Winkler, current Director of the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna and former Austrian ambassador. The lectures are held in May or June at the Embassy of Austria, Washington, D.C. Audio and/or text versions of the lectures are available below.






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