Detailed information on the International Congress Programme can be found below.

The programme flyer of the International Forum is available here (zigzag folding).

Side events complete the below described programme of the International Forum:

  • European PVE Practices presented by the Radicalisation Awareness Network - Programme
    In English language with translation into German
    Tuesday, 21 May 2019, 11 am to 12:45 am
    Room: Festival Center
  • Contributions about the Prevention of sexual Violence from Switzerland, Austria and Germany - Programme Side Event on Sexual Violence
    Attention: Programme update since 11 May: The contribution of Arno Heimgartner (Accompagnying research work demonstrated by school social work) is omitted. Marc Allroggen's contribution on sexual violence in institutional care is new.
    German with translation into English
    Tuesday, 21 May 2019, 1 pm to 2:45 pm
    Room: Festival Center
  • Book presentation by Prof. Dr. Irvin Waller
    In English language
    Monday, 20 May 2019, 3 pm to 3:45 pm
    Room: Backstage II
    More information
  • Masterclass on Crime Prevention by Prof. Dr. Irvin Waller
    In English language
    Monday, 20 May 2019, 4 pm to 4:45 pm
    Room: Backstage II
    More information

More than 180 organisations and institutions present themselves in the Congress Exhibition, which includes information stands, special exhibitions, infomobiles and posters (among them several English poster). We offer our international guests a Guided Tour through the exhibition area in English language (Monday, 20 May 2019, at 3 pm, Meeting point: Check-In). 

The whole Congress programme of the German Prevention Congress can be found on the german Website or as pdf-document.

Programme changes: The lecture of Udo Lange on Outlook after 15 years Violence Prevention in Western Cape has to be cancelled.

International Forum


Tuesday, May 21

9:00 am - 9:45 am

Prof. Dr. Eva Groß, Hochschule in der Akademie der Polizei Hamburg
Julia Gundlach, Landeskriminalamt Niedersachsen
Dr. Melanie Verhovnik, Landeskriminalamt Niedersachsen

10:00 am - 10:45 am

11:00 am - 11:45 am

Tobias Lehmeier, Bundesarbeitsgemeinschaft „Ausstieg zum Einstieg“ e.V.
Laura Liebscher, Bundesarbeitsgemeinschaft „Ausstieg zum Einstieg“ e.V.

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Joachim Dietzenschmidt, Niedersächsisches Justizministerium
Ulrike Häßler, Kriminologischer Dienst Niedersachsen
Sabine Zeymer, Niedersächsisches Justizministerium

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm