Elbphilharmonie now open for discovery

Even before its opening the Elbphilharmonie has become Hamburg’s new landmark. Karin, Florian and Saskia from the Hamburg Convention Bureau have paid an exclusive visit to the “Elphi” and captured these amazing views and insights for you.

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There is so much more packed into Hamburg than you might think. Discover the diverse opportunities of one of Europe’s most exciting meetings destinations.

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Discover Hamburg

Be inspired and learn more about the City of Hamburg, events and meeting facilities in the Hamburg Metropolitan Region, as well as innovative economic clusters.

Plan your event

Take advantage of our free consulting and advisory services. Your contact persons for associations, agencies, companies and public events can be found here.

Who we are

We connect people. In our role as Hamburg’s official, non-partisan marketing agency we are the first port of call for anyone wishing to host an event in Hamburg.

Meet us at IMEX 2017!

Imex ist the leading global event for the meetings and events industry, held in the vibrant business and tourism destination of Frankfurt. The three day event delivers a focused business environment, thought provoking professional education and networking for Exhibitors, Hosted Buyers and Trade Visitors.
Find us and our partners below in the Messe Frankfurt at booth G100.

HCB – The Company

We operate at the interface of tourism and business development. We focus on marketing the Hamburg Metropolitan Region as a premium event location.


Our network of regional service providers, cluster initiatives and public authorities is at your disposal. We can establish relevant contacts and assist you e.g. in terms of location scouting and conference bidding.

Event marketing

We focus on image-enhancing events such as the Hamburg Cruise Days festival. Our objective is to strengthen Hamburg as a brand through superior orchestration and strong imagery.

Strategy & Communications

We are the point of contact for the HCB’s partner programme, market surveys and media enquiries, and we serve as an internal interface for all of our business units.

News for event organisers from the MICE industries

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Service providers in focus

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Hamburg Meeting Guide

Get a copy of the Hamburg Meeting Guide, available as a PDF or as a hard copy.

Hamburg MICE brochure

for chinese meeting planner.

Business news from the Hamburg Metropolitan Region

Photos: Maxim Schulz*, Andreas Vallbracht*, Jörg Modrow*, Sascha Neuroth*, Christian Spahrbier*, Christian O. Bruch* | *www.mediaserver.hamburg.de