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CONGREX GERMANY PARTNERS WITH RWTH INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY IN AACHEN posted on: 3/8/2012 09:17:18
EUROPE -Conference organiser Congrex Germany has entered into an exclusive co-operation agreement with RWTH International Academy, the official education academy of RWTH Aachen University.
Both partners have agreed to work together on the implementation of conferences and congresses hosted by RWTH Aachen University and the University Hospital Aachen, for the next five years.
Commenting on the collaboration, MD of Congrex Germany, Stephanie Hellstedt, says: "We look forward to working with one of the most respected universities in Germany and are certain that both organisations will profit from this."
The academy is a non-profit subsidiary of the university and offers education programmes aimed at international professionals and students.
"Our goal is to use our joint skills to ensure professional branding and execution of events such as conferences organised by the RWTH Aachen University and the University Hospital Aachen and in doing so expand our conference activity," says Director of RWTH International Academy, Helmut Dinger.
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