The EHMA Meeting of the German & Luxembourg chapter was held this year in Berlin and kindly hosted by Stefan Athmann at his splendid REGENT HOTEL next to the Gendarmenmarkt in the middle of the city and next to the main sights and attractions. All participants enjoyed with their spouses a wonderful weekend which was impressive.
The first evening a nice dinner was organized at the Borchards restaurant, a well-known restaurant with an historical background. The next day the German chapter hold its annual meeting at the Regent Hotel. The main topic was focused on the recruitment of new members and the restructuring of the format of the national Meetings. There the new National Delegate, Maximilian von Hochberg and his Deputy Jörg Müller were elected for the new term 2018 – 2020. Mr. Burkard Kieker, the director of the office “Visit Berlin” presented the touristic market of the city, the historical character of Berlin, the related initiatives and the results of the touristic institutions and hotels.
After an afternoon break, which gave all participants an opportunity for shopping, the group moved to the 25hours-Hotel for the dinner at Neni Restaurant with its unique Eastern European/Austrian cuisine and splendid view over Berlin. To close up this nice dinner the majority gathered at the bar of the Regent Hotel which that nignt participated to the Long night of the Hotel bars, an interesting initiative where all hotels join the event opening the bars late night for all publics.
All members and participants have enjoyed the assembly of EHMA Germany & Luxembourg. Many thanks to Stefan Athmann and his team for organizing so well 2017 meeting.