In Pictures: Berlin Meets London

Berlin Convention Office hosted over 100 UK event planners at its Berlin Meets London showcase at The Gallery Soho earlier this week.

Berlin Meets London 2009 event
Berlin Meets London 2009 event

Planners met with 20 representatives from Berlin hotels, event locations and agencies on Wednesday lunchtime and evening to discuss the C&I opportunities available in the German capital as it prepares to celebrate 20 years since the fall of the Berlin wall next month.

In keeping with the fall of the wall theme, participants were welcomed by a "German border guard" and given a passport of the former GDR. They were then given the task of leaving the "British Zone" behind them to discover modern Berlin and its providers from the meeting and convention industry.

See photos from the event

 

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