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:



Andrea Seibel

Head of Forum, Die WeltN24, Berlin

Born on June 12, 1958 in Hamm am Rhein. From 1977 she studied German Language and Literature, History and Political Sciences at the Free University of Berlin. After earning her MA degree she went straight into journalism, where she had been volunteering during her studies.

From 1982 - 1995 she was part of the alternative daily die tageszeitung, one of the few newly  founded papers in postwar Germany (travel section, foreign desk, op-ed, review of books).

1995 - 1997 she was foreig affairs editor at Die Wochenpost, an east-western weekly.

Since 1998 she is with Die Welt. After four years as editor for the op-ed pages she serves as deputy editor-in-chief since 2003.

Since 2015: Head of Forum Die WeltN24 in Berlin.