The Supervisory Board

The groundbreaking decisions regarding the content and organisation of the DBFZ development are taken by the Supervisory Board, which is chaired by the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture. Other members are the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection, the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action, the Federal Ministry for Digital and Transport and the Saxon State Ministry for Energy, Climate Protection, Environment and Agriculture. The Supervisory Board meets twice a year at the DBFZ.

The Supervisory Board is made up of the following members (as of 28 February 2022)
MemberFunctionOrganisation
Olaf Schäfer (Chairman)Ministerial Director
Head of Department 52 "Sustainability, regrowable resources and Biodiversity"
Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture

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 Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection
Daniel GellnerHead of Department 3 "Agriculture and Forestry"Saxon State Ministry for Energy, Climate Protection, Environment and Agriculture
Dr. Christine Falken-GroßerHead of Unit IIA2 - Bilateral Energy Policy CooperationFederal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action
Dr. Kerstin ZimmermannSenior Government Councillor, Department 7 (Provision for the Future), Department 722 "Energy, Hydrogen Technologies"

Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Birgit Breitfuß-RennerHead of Subdepartment G2, Environment and Noise ControlFederal Ministry for Digital and Transport

 

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