The world’s biggest exhibition center, a vibrant business meeting hotspot, unique cultural sights and parks - this Lower Saxony capital has much to offer. Here’s why you should plan your next business meeting in Hanover and what you cannot miss during your stay.
Welcome to Hanover: Germany’s northern hub
Centrally located in the heart of northern Germany, Hannover is one of the major business destinations in Germany and Europe. Thanks to the international airport HAJ and the excellent highway and public transport system, you enjoy relaxed travelling to, from and within the city.
Discover Hanover fairgrounds and the EXPO Park
Hanover Fairgrounds, or Hannover Messe, boasts 200 square miles of indoor and outdoor spaces and no less than 24 halls and pavilions. It is the biggest exhibition center in the world and the home of flagship technology fairs, such as the annual Hannover Messe. Part of the fairgrounds is the EXPO Park, which was built for the World Fair EXPO 2000 – and which is now one of the most beautiful industrial parks in Germany. Renowned companies like BMW and Ferrari, as well as the Schools of Journalism and Design, have settled in this technologically advanced area. The EXPO Plaza is placed between the TUI Arena and the German Pavilion and regularly hosts open-air concerts and events. There are also several places to grab a drink after attending a conference or fair.
Your successful meeting at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Hanover
Looking for a place to host your meeting in Hanover? Look no further. Radisson Blu Hotel, Hanover has everything you need to host a productive and perfect meeting. Ideally located at the EXPO Plaza, the hotel boasts 250 elegant rooms and 15 stunning, flexible conference rooms that stretch across almost 12,000 square feet – including state-of-the-art conference equipment and car presentation spaces. The nutritious and delicious Radisson Blu breakfast is the perfect start for a successful day at the fairgrounds. Did we mention that the Radisson Blu is the only hotel with direct access to the Deutsche Messe fairgrounds offering exclusive event space bookings?
Time for team building: Meet Hanover’s great incentive offers
Besides Hanover’s stunning skyscrapers, the city’s nature is guaranteed to impress. The Baroque Herrenhausen Gardens with its castle from the 18th century are an inspiring place for brainstorming sessions and cultural team incentives. After a successful day of work, it is time to visit the Maschsee – Hanover’s largest lake. Here you can take in some fresh air and beautiful views, all while enjoying a great variety of watersports like canoeing, SUP events or sailing courses. If you are looking for a great place to enjoy renowned German beers, make a stop at the Ernst August brewery. Taste the home brewed Hanöversch beer, the hearty German cuisine or go for a brewery tour.
Looking for more great meeting destinations in Northern Germany? Then discover the maritime city of Rostock and its best places to do business by the Baltic Sea.