Braunschweig comes as a surprise: the city with a population of 250,000 is one of the regions in Europe with the most intensive research activities. Here, more than 15,000 people work and conduct research in 250 high-tech companies and 27 internationally significant research institutions. Among the regions in Germany, Braunschweig is number one concerning the percentage of persons employed in science and research. In this lively location dedicated to research, the Convention Bureau Braunschweig offers comprehensive support in planning conventions and congresses, with creative ideas and intensive preparations promising to make every event a real experience.
And there is a lot to experience here! Braunschweig is a big city which has grown historically, thus offering an all-round supporting programme. Convention members will be delighted with its many sights and attractive leisure facilities. The wide range of cultural offers with renowned museums, extraordinary theatre and concert performances, art exhibitions and sporting events is a further contributing feature. In addition, the city’s restaurants provide for a multitude of tastes: from vegan to wagyu steaks. For the evenings, various clubs and bars featuring diverse music genres offer many opportunities to slide into the night after a day of intellectual endeavours. Charming destinations for excursions complete the possibilities for programme planning.