FREIBURG – A SUNNY, WARM-HEARTED BUSINESS HUB
There are many good reasons why you should hold your event in the Black Forest capital of Freiburg. The southernmost green city and MICE expert of Germany offers event organisers and visitors the ideal setting: quality of life, infrastructure, sustainability, proximity to Switzerland and France, not to mention its standard as a traditional university city with a flourishing technology and services sector. In addition, Freiburg has an excellent reputation as a business hub with industry focusing on medicine and health, the environment and sustainability, technology and innovation, and education, science and research. Freiburg regularly receives top marks in city rankings in relevant magazines such as Wirtschaftswoche, Focus and Capital, as well as being refreshingly hospitable and displaying Baden charm amidst all the innovative spirit.
GETTING HERE – THE CITY OF SHORT JOURNEYS
Freiburg is located in south-west Germany, very close to Switzerland and France. The Black Forest capital can be reached from all over Europe by train, bus, car and plane. Short journeys and well-designed urban infrastructure mean mobility in the centre of Freiburg is easy even without your own mode of transport.
LOOKING FOR SUITABLE HOTELS FOR THE GUESTS AT YOUR EVENT?
You’ll find around 1,000 rooms in the hotels around the Konzerthaus, all of which can be reached on foot. With more than 3,500 hotel rooms, Freiburg offers a huge range of accommodation options, ranging from standard to five-star. The mix of privately owned and chain hotels means everyone will find the right option for them. When choosing suitable accommodation in Freiburg, the experts at the Freiburg Convention Bureau will be happy to advise you further. It is also possible to make specific block hotel bookings at participant-friendly rates.
FREIBURG THE BUSINESS AND RESEARCH HUB – OUR SPECIAL EXPERTISES
Freiburg not only offers premium services when it comes to MICE; it also provides valuable contacts in regional science and industry. The city is home to an impressive number of hidden champions, as well as excellent research clusters and highly innovative companies. The main fields of expertise are medicine and health, the environment and sustainability, technology and innovation, and education, science and research. Whether you’re looking for a high-profile speaker, a collaboration partner or a supporting programme, make the most of the local expertise for a world-class event.
ATTRACT ATTENTION – LARGE SELECTION OF SERVICES AND INCENTIVES
Do you want an original programme or extraordinary incentives to accompany your event in Freiburg? Use the Incentive Finder to discover possible events that correspond with your concept. Do you have questions about conferences and congresses in Freiburg? Do you need contacts, service providers or hotel accommodation? The experts at the Freiburg Convention Bureau will be happy to help you.
Experience that Freiburg feeling
The Black Forest capital of Freiburg is unique. Discover the perfect combination of urban experience and nature, embark on a journey of culinary discovery in the Freiburg old town or simply enjoy the inimitable Freiburg feeling on a pleasant stroll through the lively medieval alleyways.
ACCESSIBLE DISCOVERY OF FREIBURG
Although Freiburg is a city of cobbles, there are pathways that have been ‘smoothed out’ at Rathausplatz and Münsterplatz. Others are planned and will follow. On a route of around 2.5 km (approx. 1.5 miles), we’ll guide you around the main attractions and sights of Freiburg, with accessible restaurants and toilets along the way.