18th Annual Meeting German Council for Sustainable Development

4 June 2018

Place: Berlin

Organiser: German Council for Sustainable Development

Short profile: This conference will present and discuss sustainability strategies and solutions in various industry sectors and municipalities. It will report on how the SDGs are translated into business in Germany and provide information on sustainable development in general and on the activities of the Hub for Sustainable Finance (H4SF).

German Innovation Award (Award Ceremony)

6 June 2018

Place: Berlin

Organiser: German Design Council

Short profile: New innovation competition and award, in three categories:
1. Excellence Business to Consumer;
2. Excellence Business to Business;
3. Design Thinking.

ACHEMA – World Forum and Leading Show for the Process Industries

11 – 15 June 2018

Place: Frankfurt am Main

Organiser: DECHEMA

Short profile: ACHEMA is the world forum for chemical engineering, process engineering and biotechnology. Every three years the world’s major fair for the process industry attracts around 4,000 exhibitors from over 50 different countries to present new products, processes and services to 170,000 professionals from all over the world. The spectrum covers the entire needs of the chemical, pharmaceutical and food production industries. The accompanying congress, featuring 800 scientific lectures and numerous guest and partner events, complements the wide range of themes of the exhibition.

Chemspec Europe – 33rd International Exhibition for Fine and Specialty Chemicals

20 – 21 June 2018

Place: Cologne

Organiser: Mack Brooks Exhibitions Ltd

Short profile: Chemspec Europe 2018, the 33rd International Exhibition for Fine and Speciality Chemicals, provides buyers, traders and agents with the possibility to stay up-to-date with the latest findings of R&D, expand their network of suppliers and intensify contacts with existing and prospective business partners. Chemspec Europe offers a highly diversified yet specialised business platform that allows purchasing, sourcing, R&D and process management professionals to get hold of innovative solutions, products and services.

5. Deutscher Mittelstands-Summit

29 June 2018

Place: Ludwigsburg

Organiser: compamedia GmbH

Short profile: Conference focusing on innovation in small and mid-sized companies and consultancies in Germany, including award winning ceremonies TOP 100 and TOP CONSULTANT under the leadership of Professor Dr Nikolaus Franke, Director of the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation of Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU).

Curious2018 – Future Insight Conference

16 – 18 July 2018

Place: Darmstadt

Organiser: Merck KGaA

Short profile: On the occasion of its 350 year’s anniversary, Merck is initiating this flagship conference that brings some of the greatest scientists and most accomplished entrepreneurs together on an invite-only basis. The Curious2018 Future Insight conference is a world-renowned event around the future of science & technology and its application to build a better world for humanity. The best minds in science, technology, and entrepreneurship will come together to make great things happen and join forces to realise the dreams of a better tomorrow.

2nd ICSMT, International Conference on Sustainable Tourism Management

26 – 28 August 2018

Place: Amsterdam

Organiser: JOAMS, Journal of Advanced Management Science

Short profile: The conference aims to provide a forum for researchers, practitioners, and professionals from both industry and academia for sharing their latest research findings and results. ICSTM is also the annual meeting of JOAMS Editorial Board, so it also brings authors and editors of JOAMS together to communicate face-to-face and discuss the opportunities for possible cooperation and the future development of JOAMS.

NATOURALE Nature & Tourism Film Festival

30 November – 2 December 2018

Place: Wiesbaden

Organiser: NATOURALE, Dr Andrea-Eva Ewels

Short profile: The NTFF NATOURALE takes place once a year in Wiesbaden. The venue is the well-known Murnau film theatre, in which the winning films are commended and shown. An international panel of experts commends the most impressive films of recent years in the fields of nature, the environment, travel and tourism. A combination that has been chosen as a sustainable combination of these sectors is becoming increasingly important for modern society.

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