Event United States of America Electronics & Microtechnology
Day of German Unity - Reception
|Germany Trade & Invest invited to a reception to celebrate Washington, DC. The industry focus for this event was the ICT sector.|
Once again, Germany Trade & Invest was the partner of the German Ambassador's reception to celebrate the Day of German Unity in Washington, D.C. on October 1, 2014. About 2,500 guests have been invited to enjoy an exclusive evening program.
In his welcome address, the German Ambassador Dr. Peter Wittig emphasized the importance of the German Unity. On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Tom Brokaw (television journalist) reported about his personal experiences on November 9, 1989 at the Berlin Wall.
Afterwards, the guests had the opportunity to network and listen to live music by the United States Air Force Band and the German Air Force Band Münster.
During the whole evening, Germany Trade & Invest welcomed interested guests at an information booth and provided information on the promising business potentials for US companies in Germany. Representatives of the business development corporation of Saxony-Anhalt were also present and helped to answer questions regarding investment opportunities in Eastern Germany.