Members of the M100 Board


The M100 Sanssouci Colloquium is accompanied by a (mainly journalistic) advisory board. The members meet periodically and plan and discuss together the topics and participants of the M100 conferences. The advisory board acts also as jury for the M100 Media Award.


Chairmen of the board is the Lord Maayor of the State Capital Potsdam, Jann Jakobs.
The members are:



Dr. Uwe Vorkötter

Editor-in-Chief HORIZONT Media, Print and Online


Since 04/2014 editor-in-chief Horizont Media, print and digital

07/2012 - 02/2014 Adviser of the management board, M. DuMont Schauberg

10/2011 - 06/2012 editor-in-chief Berliner Zeitung /Frankfurter Rundschau

06/2010 - 09/2011 editor-in-chief Berliner Zeitung

06/2006 - 05/2010 editor-in-chief Frankfurter Rundschau
01/2002 - 05/2006 editor-in-chief Berliner Zeitung

04/1995 - 12/2001 editor-in-chief Stuttgarter Zeitung

1991 - 1995 director of the Bonn office Stuttgarter Zeitung

1985 - 1991 head of the economic editorial Stuttgarter Zeitung

1982 - 1985 Correspondent for EG, NATO and Benelux in Brussels

1980 - 1982 economics editor Stuttgarter Zeitung

Studied political economy in Bochum and Tübingen, Dr. rer. pol. in Tübingen

Journalistic training at the Stuttgarter Zeitung

Born on 7 December, 1953 in Bochum