Representatives from businesses across Germany were given a VIP tour of Cambridge earlier this week, including a walking tour of the historical sights.
The visit formed part of a three-day Green Ventures Trade Mission UK organised by VisitEngland, in conjunction with the Potsdam Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
The delegation spent the morning visiting a number of Cambridge companies including: Epicam, Cambridge Smart Solutions and Cambridge Cleantech.
Conference Cambridge, the official venue finding service for the University of Cambridge, the Colleges and other unique properties hosted the afternoon spent visiting King’s College and Chapel, the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Queens’ College and Fitzwilliam Museum. Cambridge City Hotel provided refreshments mid-afternoon.
Kelly Vickers, Manager of Conference Cambridge said: “We were delighted to host the afternoon programme for this delegation which was led by Christina Meakin, Regional Manager Central Europe at VisitEngland. In a very short time we were able to showcase some of the unique highlights of the Cambridge Experience which we hope will encourage them to strengthen links with our city”.
Caption – At the drinks reception, left to right: Christina Meakin, Regional Manager Central Europe, VisitEngland; Kelly Vickers, Manager, Conference Cambridge; Torsten Stehr, Head of Regional Economic Policy, Brandenburg Energy Technology Initiative; Mark Dodsworth, Managing Director, EUROPARTNERSHIPS and Roman Dinslage, Managing Director, Intecus GmbH.