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Germany to host reconstruction conference for Ukraine

In October, Germany will host an international conference in Berlin which will cover the organisation of Ukraine’s reconstruction following Russia’s invasion, according to a spokesperson. The conference will focus on rebuilding large parts of Ukraine’s infrastructure. Officials, who requested anonymity, spoke to Bloomberg about the event’s details. The event will be co-hosted by chancellor Olaf Sc...

Is the German events industry on the road to recovery?

CMW talks with multiple industry leaders within the German events sector to get a finger on the pulse of the country’s re-opening As nations across Europe are taking steps to reduce Covid-19 restrictions in response to increasing evidence that omicron causes less severe disease than previous variants of the virus, Germany has been slow to follow suit. According to the Covid-19 Stringency Index, a ...

Diversity debate to be held at IMEX Frankfurt

IMEX Frankfurt is to host a debate on diversity in the global meetings and events industry, with the expansion of its signature event, She Means Business. Now titled, She Means Business, a Conversation for All, IMEX together with partners tw magazine and MPI have invited attendees to “take a fresh look at diversity, gender equality and female empowerment”. The expanded programme now offers session...

VOK DAMS gives 3G welcome to German revision of Covid-19 regulations

International communications agency VOK DAMS has welcomed the positive developments for events and live marketing in Germany, where revised and less stringent Covid-19 protection regulations of the federal states were put in place. North Rhine-Westphalia and Baden-Württemberg saw the 3G rule replace the infection rate level setup. Events are possible without participant limit, as long as all parti...