Dipl.-Politologe Frank Trepte


Frank Porträt

Born in Karl-Marx-Stadt, former German Democratic Republic. Studied Political Science with focus on European Integration at Berlin and Brussels. Staff member of Aufbauwerk Region Leipzig GmbH from 2001 to 2011. Frank Trepte is an expert in the development and realisation of European projects, foremost on themes of economic and regional development. He is voluntary project coordinator for Leipzig’s creative industries network (Kreatives Leipzig e.V.). Shareholder and authorised represenative of core-consult GmbH & Co. KG, Dresden.

Reference activities:

2001 – 2011
Project Manager at Aufbauwerk Region Leipzig GmbH, project development and elaboration of applications for funding for several European and national funding programmes (among others: INTERREG IVC Programme: project ESF6 CIA; CENTRAL Europe Programme:projects  LOGICAL, VIS NOVA, CREATIVE CITIES; IEE Programme: EmPower; federal ESF Programme for the labour market integration of refugees: RESQUE); Management and coordination of European projects (among others: ESF Article 6 Innovative Measures: FIT4WORK, CADSES Programme: CITYREGIO II, INTERREG IIIC Programme: SMART RFO, INTERREG IVC Programme: ESF6 CIA, CENTRAL Europe Programme: CREATIVE CITIES)

2010 – 2011
Founding member of the network and interest group of Leipzig`s creative industries (Kreatives Leipzig eV), Coordination of the association`s projects

2002 – 2005
freelancer of the Saxon State Agency for Political Education in the “Junior Team Europe” (school lessons on European themes)

2000 – 2001
Internship at the European House Leipzig, Elaboration of teaching materials for the introduction of the Euro