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Made in Germany: Join the Healthcare Revolution

As Europe’s largest healthcare market, Germany leads the way in medtech innovation, hitting event planners with a “perfect storm” of expertise from corporates, hospitals, start-ups as well as research and academic institutions. 

Find out more about Germany's health care hubs, medical associations, and what it means for the meeting industry. 

Retain & Engage Employees With “Cold Hard” Incentive Travel Experience

Last year our colleague Linda Nuss was invited to be a panelist at Northstar's 17th annual Incentive Magazine Industry Roundtable. Although Germany has many dynamic incentive options, we've only recently begun to market them more deliberately as the GCB.

Read more about why Linda Nuss thinks we should give the "I" in MICE more attention it fully deserves.

Leipzig: Interconnected competence for international industry meetings

In Leipzig, congress expertise goes hand in hand with scientific competence: together with Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) and the Congress Center Leipzig secured the 2018 congress of the International Society for Microbial Ecology (ISME).

Find out more about the team around the "Feel the spirit...do-it-at-leipzig.de" congress initiative.

Events as trendsetters for knowledge transfer

Events as trendsetters for knowledge transfer: International release of “Future Meeting Space” results 

How to create successful events?” – this was the core question of the second research phase of the “Future Meeting Space” innovation alliance. 

Learn more about how to satisfy attendees...

GCB Partners add new offerings and venues to grow experiences & options in 2019!

Germany and the GCB's partners are always hard at work to bring more value, options and ideas to meeting planners and delegates. Here are some highlights to be on the lookout for the new year.

Find out what's new in Germany in 2019.

Auditorium Acoustics Experts Meet at Hamburg’s Acclaimed Elbphilharmonie

When the Institute of Acoustics in the UK selects the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg for their sound-savvy attendees, they knew they would be able to do knowledge sharing and networking in a space completely in sync with their interests and industry.  

Learn more about their collaboration with the Hamburg Convention Bureau and the Elbphilharmonie team.

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Preferred Partners of the GCB 2019
Preferred Partners of the GCB 2019

Members in Focus

Members in Focus 2019