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Meetings made in Germany: Regional Industry Expertise

Although it is currently not possible to meet face-to-face and events cannot take place as planned, the meetings destination Germany continues to offer ideal conditions for successful conferences and congresses in the future – tailored to your sector and area of business!

Meeting Destination Germany convinces you with local expertise all over the country.

Successful Event Test Run with 500 Guests at the Estrel Berlin

We all know that there will be changes for in-person meetings in order to maintain the health and safety of attendees and staff during these times. Recently the Estrel Berlin conducted a successful test of safe-meetings protocols for 500 guests.

Read more about their new event safety measures under the strictest Covid-19 safety guidelines based on “Distance at its Best".

Ahoy Meeting Planners! Florian’s top picks for maritime event spots in Hamburg

Many visitors to Hamburg are enchanted by the city’s rich maritime heritage and are often surprised just how many of these venues have been restored and are available for events.

Tap into Hamburg’s storied seafaring past and take a look at unforgettable event locations.

“Tourism promotion must be well thought out”

Natalia Bayona, a Senior Expert on Innovation and Digital Transformation at the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), is convinced that destinations must plan their promotion activities carefully.

Read more about the future of travelling and why it will be more conscious, sustainable, and niche-based

“Digital events are the key to growing face-to-face events”

Sherrif Karamat, CEO at PCMA is convinced that destinations and event organizers must provide multi-channel event formats to grow their audiences in the future.

Read more about his view on business event industry’s current challenges and its future opportunities.

Virtual Fireside Chat: COVID-19 and the Meetings Industry

Industry thought leaders shared how they have learned and shifted their tactics during COVID-19 in the meetings, hospitality and tourism space.

Watch the first episode, organised by GCB, Quinn PR and Meetings Today, here

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