Surmounting economic and social difficulties, Berlin has managed to transform itself into the cultural hub of central Europe. What is the basis for Berlin's sustained urban and cultural development? Why does Berlin attract creative minds and talents like never before? What lessons can be learned from Berlin since German unification in 1990? Can any of those models be transferred to Sydney?
Robert Whitehead, Director - Marketing and Newspaper Sales, The Sydney Morning Herald and former Goethe-Institut Scholarship Student responds to Adrienne Goehler's keynote address.