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01.-02.09.2017 Berlin/Maifeld

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Information on the Jury 2017 will soon be published here.


JURY Pyronale 2016

Chairman overall jury & patron

Frank Henkel, Mayor and Senator of the Interior and Sports of the German state of Berlin

Creative jury

Chairman: Rudolf Schenker, Founder and Guitarist Scorpions

Pierre Besson, Actor

Gedeon Burkhard, Actor

Carsten Erdmann, Editor in Chief – Berliner Morgenpost

Arno Müller, Director of Programming – 104.6 RTL

Jochen Trus, Director of Programming – 105´5 Spreeradio

Daniel Wall, fmr. Chairman– Wall AG

Dursun Yigit, Managing

Guido Herrmann, Registered Manager & General Manager– Friedrichstadt-Palast Berlin /

Alexander Seidel, Branch Manager PSA - Citroën - Peugeot – Berlin/ Brandenburg

Hans-Peter Wodarz, Event-Caterer– „Enten-Tainer“

Timo Rohwedder, Managing Director Olympiastadion Berlin GmbH

Stefan Kobus, Editor in Chief SUPERillu/ GUTER RAT – Burda Medien

Peter Hauptvogel, Media Consultant & Managing DirectorPPH Pressebüro GmbH

Thomas Tänzer, Managing Director The Weinmeister & Lux 11

Jury of Experts

Chairman: Dr. Dietrich Eckhardt, Head of Fachgruppe II.3 Explosivstoffe of the Federal Institute BAM, Berlin

Enrico Hadrich, Owner - ART of PYROTECH, Chief-Pyrotechnician – Friedrichstadt-Palast Berlin

Torsten Sauer, Key-Account Großfeuerwerk – WECO Pyrotechnische Fabrik GmbH

Jürg Schärer, Head of SpecialOrders /Pyrotechnics, fmr. – Wissenschaftl. Forschungsdienst, Zürich

Markus Katterle, Managing Director – Flash Art SPECIAL EFFECTS & SHOW DESIGN GmbH

Peter von Löbbecke, Co-initiator Pyronale – fmr. Managin Director– Olympiastadion

Dirk Cegiel, Head of Department Chemistry & Pyrotechnics – Rheinmetall

Head of Jury-overall standings

Knut Rebholz, counsellor at law – Mönning & Partner Rechtsanwälte Berlin