President's Delegation to Germany

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Munich and Berlin

The German-Australian Chamber of Industry and Commerce will organise another President's Delegation to Germany in May 2017, chaired by Honorary President Andrew Mackenzie (18 and 19 May).

You are invited to provide an Expression of Interest below. The Chamber will keep you updated about the details of the President's Delegation and will invite key stakeholders from the German-Australian business community to participate.

This year's delegation will meet business and political leaders in Munich and Berlin, please find details of the program below.

The delegation fee (AUD 4,000 + GST) will cover high-level accommodation in both cities, the domestic flight from Munich to Berlin, transfers and meals during the delegation. Travel to/from Munich and Berlin is not organised or covered by the fee.

Wednesday, 17 May: Munich

Day program will include discussions and site-visits in regard to innovation (including global financial trends), in and around Munich with leading Australian and German companies and dinner with invited high-level external guests.

Thursday, 18 May: Munich and Berlin

8.30 am - 12.00 pm Dialogue about Industry 4.0 applications with key German stakeholders and senior Siemens representatives at the Siemens world headquarters

12.00 pm - 2.00 pm Lunch discussion with senior business leaders about German-Australian engagement

2.00 pm - 3.00 pm Discussion about global financial trends

4.00 pm - 5.30 pm Flight Munich to Berlin

6.30 pm - 8.30 pm Discussion at the Australian Embassy with key bilateral stakeholders

Friday, 19 May: Berlin

7.30 am - 9.00 am Breakfast at DIHK with senior representative

9.00 am - 12.00 pm Discussions at Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

12.00 pm - 2.00 pm Lunch at the German Bundestag / Reichstag building with senior Members of Parliament in collaboration with the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung

3.00 pm - 5.00 pm Discussion at the Federal Ministry of Defence

7.00 pm - 9.00 pm Delegation Farewell dinner


Please note that the program is subject to change.


Lars Mehlan
Director -  Events & Marketing

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Caroline Stapleton 
Manager - Events & Training

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