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Romina Gowin-Becker to take over as Director of Messe Frankfurt’s Congress business
As of 1 January 2019, Romina Gowin-Becker (36) will be taking over at the helm of Messe Frankfurt’s department for congress and conference business. She will be replacing Claudia Delius-Fisher, who will be entering her well-deserved retirement after 31 years of service to Messe Frankfurt.
Messe Frankfurt sets new record of €715 million in sales
Messe Frankfurt has continued its growth in financial year 2018. All in all, new records were set in relevant parameters, demonstrating the highly dynamic and innovation-led activities of the Group. Messe Frankfurt is expecting sales to be in the region of €715 million. The 490-plus events held around the world under the Messe Frankfurt umbrella were attended by almost 102,000 exhibitors and an estimated 4.5 million visitors.
Mission accomplished: Modes of transport and communities establish new networks at Hypermotion 2018
2,545 participants from 20 countries (2017: 2,673 from 18 countries), including 138 companies, 36 start-ups and over 200 speakers, established new networks during the three days of Hypermotion. The focus was on disruptive ideas and the intelligent networking of traffic and logistics systems, as well as the future of mobility. The interactive format featuring a broad array of conferences, start-up pitches, expert talks and speed networking was a huge hit with participants, with 91 percent saying they were very satisfied with the event.
Award for trade fair restaurant
The “Centro” restaurant on the Frankfurt exhibition grounds has been singled out for the ICONIC AWARD: 2018 Innovative Architecture.
Opening ceremony Hall 12
The new Hall 12 was officially opened on October 25, 2018 at a ceremony attended by some 2,000 invited guests from the realms of politics, business and media on the Frankfurt exhibition grounds. The building was constructed over a two-year period and is the cornerstone of the open area development in the western section of the Messe Frankfurt exhibition grounds.
To mark the official opening of the new Hall 12, the installation Flying to Peace by Munich designer Ingo Maurer was unveiled to the public in the hall’s North Foyer and set in motion.
More information: Flying to Peace
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