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An Espresso with... Ulf Middelberg, Managing Director of Leipziger Verkehrsbetrieb

Ulf Middelberg is the managing director of Leipziger Verkehrsbetriebe (Leipzig Public Transport) and a mobility expert. Matthias Schultze talked with him about 

Find out more about the mobility forms or concepts that help cities reduce CO2 emissions in the interview.

It is all About Experience: Highlights of our Trips to Bremen, Hamburg and Cologne

Our Regional Managers Linda Nuss and Tamina Rügemer had a chat about their past GCB Educational Trips and how participants nowadays want to be actively involved to be able to suggest a destination or a venue. 

Find out more about their own experiences on our Educational Trips last year.

Best Practices of Freedom and Responsibility in Berlin and at the Estrel

The Estrel hosts some 1,600 events each year and is not only Germany's largest Hotel, but it is also known for practicing Freedom and Social Responsibility.

Find out more about Estrel's contribution.

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.

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Preferred Partners of the GCB 2019
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