Susanne Heinke

Function: Chief Officer Public Relations
Phone: +49 228 911 96-0
E-Mail: susanne.heinke(at)

Key expertise

All practical and conceptual aspects of PR and media work, design and implementation of events, conferences and exhibitions, German language editing, national and international networking.

As Chief Officer Public Relations, Susanne Heinke is assigned to a staff unit directly accountable to the Director.

(Academic) education / CV:

Master of Arts 1984 

Susanne studied Slavic Studies at the University of Cologne and worked as a journalist in different newspapers and special interest journals as well as on TV and radio. She brought this experience to BICC in 2003 when she became the first ever Press Spokesperson and has since built up a public relations unit.

Since 2012, Susanne is Head of Public Relations at BICC. In her work, Susanne actively contributes to all conceptual and practical aspects of BICC’s outreach activities as well as the enhancements of the institute’s corporate design.

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