Hamburg

MCI opens office in Hamburg

Meetings, events, congresses and association management company MCI Group is expanding its network with the opening of Hamburg office designed to service the German market.

Hamburg to host world’s largest stem cell conference

Hamburg and the CCH – Congress Center Hamburg – have won their bid to host the 2021 annual meeting of the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR). The largest global gathering of stem cell scientists, ISSCR 2021 is set to bring 4,000 researchers from around the world for the convention. “We are very excited to bring this convention to Hamburg,” said Michael Otremba, MD of the Hamburg ...

24,000 Rotarians set to Capture the Moment in Hamburg

Hamburg will be transformed into ‘Rotary City’, 1-5 June, as more than 24,000 Rotary members from around the globe convene on the northern German city for the 110th annual international convention. With the tagline ‘Capture the moment’, Rotary members will initiate projects and network. Delegates will attend the congress from 170 countries and Rotary President Barry Rassin says: “We are looking fo...

Hamburg launches online future-focused city tour for planners

Germany’s second largest city Hamburg has developed a new online resource – Hamburg – Gateway to the World of Tomorrow, designed to give meeting professionals an insight into the city’s full potential for innovative and sustainable business events. The Hamburg Convention Bureau produced the new resource, which highlights the city’s future-focused economic clusters, including logistics, marit...

Hamburg set for six new hotels in first half

Germany’s second largest city, Hamburg, is to offer event planners more venue and accommodation options, with 10 hotels set to open this year. Six of these projects are scheduled for the first half of 2019. Some of the highlights include Sylc, which is less of a hotel, more of a movement. Sylc opens later this month, offering 347 apartments alongside a series of ‘social spaces’. The apartments are...

Poltrona Frau sitting pretty with big seating contract for new Hamburg centre

Following a bidding process spanning the European Union, Italian furniture manufacturer Poltrona Frau has won the contract for supplying the fixed seating for Auditoriums 1 and Z in the new CCH – Congress Center Hamburg. The remaining auditoriums in the CCH, which has been undergoing comprehensive modernisation and remodelling since early 2017, will receive portable seats. Auditorium 1 will be fit...

How did this Hamburg convention reach 15,000 pre-registrations?

More than 15,000 people have pre-registered for 2019’s Rotary International Convention in Hamburg. The event is one of the world’s most prestigious international congresses, and will take place from 1 – 5 June next year at Hamburg Messe. The large pre-registered numbers are the result of Hamburg’s Host Organisation Committee (HOC) announcing they were hosting next year’s event at the 2018 Rotary I...