Press Release of 08/04/2016

“talk2christiansen” with publisher Kai Diekmann on board EUROPA 2

  • Renowned experts in economics and social issues discuss current affairs with journalist Sabine Christiansen
  • Guest on board: Kai Diekmann, publisher of the German Bild Group
  • Cruise route in October: from Progreso to Willemstad

In the discussion format “talk2christiansen”, German journalist Sabine Christiansen will once again be hosting stimulating debates and discussions on a EUROPA 2 Caribbean cruise in October 2016. Kai Diekmann, the publisher of the German Bild Group, will speak about the effects of digitisation and the resulting changes taking place within his company and today’s society in general.

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Sabine Christiansen will welcome Kai Diekmann, the publisher of the Bild Group, Germany’s No. 1 media brand, on board the 10-day Caribbean cruise from Progreso to Willemstad. The dialogue will focus on digitisation and its effects on the media industry, which has been most strongly affected by this revolution. During the discussion, the expert will speak about the changes in his company and today’s society and contemplate questions such as what the digital future might hold in store and how it might change our society and democracy.

Besides the developments of the digital revolution, Sabine Christiansen and Kai Diekmann, who is also a member of the Atlanticism association Atlantik-Brücke and the supervisory board of the Turkish daily Huerriyet, will discuss issues relating to current political events such as the US presidential elections and the developments in Turkey.

Additionally, author Katja Kessler will also provide entertainment on board. In her light-hearted readings, the dentist, journalist and bestselling author will provide amusing tips on how to maintain a happy marriage from her latest book Das muss Liebe sein.

EUROPA 2 cruise - The legends of Central America - from Progreso to Willemstad, from 14 October to 24 October 2016 (10 days), via Cozumel/Mexico, Belize, Puerto Cortes/Honduras, George Town/Cayman Islands, Montego Bay/Jamaica, Willemstad/Curacao, Kralendijk/Bonaire, Willemstad/Curacao, from GBP 4,270 / USD 6,830 cruise-only.

Further information on this cruise can be found at

Hamburg, August 2016

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