Informationsreise to Germany with a focus on:„water use and reuse for industrial, municipal and communal customers“

Begin:
25.03.2017 | 23:20
End:
31.03.2017 - 06:10
Location:
Berlin

             

           
   

  

 

              


  

           

          

             

    

The Official German Chamber of Commerce and Industry Representation in Ghana (AHK Ghana) invites you to participate in an “informationsreise” to Germany, with a focus on:

„water use and reuse for industrial, municipal and communal customers“

                          Date: 25.03.2017 - 31.03.2017                      

Location: Berlin

A. Overview

Under the auspices of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) and within it’s ‘mittelstand global’ market entry initiative, the Delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Ghana, in collaboration with enviacon GmbH, Berlin wish to invite all government representatives and industry players in Ghana’s water sector engaged in treatment, extraction, rainwater harvesting, distribution, construction services, wastewater transportation services, industrial wateruse, sewerage and wastewater management, flood management, energy production and energy efficiency, measuring, regulation and analysis technology to an “informationsreise” on water use and reuse in Berlin, Germany. As part of the trip, amongst other activities, participants would have a guided tour to visit the “Water Berlin international fair”, one of the Worlds leading trade fairs, focused exclusively on the water sector.

The objective of the mission is to provide a business delegation of Ghanaian water and wastewater sector players access to solid German business contacts, services, products and solutions, whilst providing insights into the management of water resources, innovative logistical and technical solutions for water use and reuse.

Participants will have the possibility of meeting private and public sector actors from the water sector in Germany and all over the world during their stay, participate in forums and experience live demonstrations.

Target Group

The trip is aimed at representatives from requisite government, industry, utilities, professional associations and research institutions in Ghana who want to do business, establish concrete business connections and exchange know-how about the development and implementation of water related projects for industrial clients, municipalities and communities. There will be representatives worldwide from industry players such as manufacturers, technology providers, system operators, service providers and consultants.

Draft Programme

Saturday, 25. March 2017

Day 1: Departure of the Ghanaian participants from Accra

Sunday, 26. March 2017                       

Day 2: Arrival of the Ghanaian participants in Berlin

Check-In Hotel, Motel One Berlin

Get-together with dinner and briefing

Monday, 27. March 2017

Day 3: Preliminary meeting with Ghanaian Embassy officials in Berlin and site visits

Tuesday, 28. March 2017

Day 4: Information and Presentation Event in a conference room of the fair "Wasser Berlin International" including a guided visit

Morning 

Information and Presentation Event with 15-20 relevant German stakeholders, businesses and industry associations  

Afternoon

Guided Tour of the fair including visits to hand-picked exhibitors (approx.7)

Evening

Get-together and dinner   optional

Individual follow-up meetings with new business contacts of the participants organized by enviacon international

Wednesday, 29. March 2017

Day 5:  Visits to companies and practical application examples

Morning

Visit to the largest communal water supplier in Germany “Berliner Wasserbetriebe”

- Guided tour of the water company

- Guided tour of the wastewater treatment plant

Afternoon

Visit and guided tour through practical application examples:

- Water extraction

- Water distribution

- Sewage disposal & rain water management

- Wastewater treatment

Late Afternoon

- Visit to the German water company “AWEG

Abwasserentsorgungsgesellschaft Emster mbH & Co. KG“ (tbc)

Evening

Get-together and dinner   optional

Individual follow-up meetings with new business contacts of the participants organized by enviacon international

Thursday, 30. March 2017

Day 6: Visits to companies and practical application examples

Morning

- Veolia Deutschland GmbH (tbc)

- p2m berlin GmbH (tbc)

Afternoon

-pigadi GmbH (tbc) optional

Visit and guided tour by the “Kompetenzzentrum Wasser Berlin“ including a visit to present application examples 

- Sustainable usage and preservation of groundwater resources

- Progressive and sustainable solutions for the water and wastewater treatment

Evening

Get-together and dinner   optional

Individual follow-up meetings with new business contacts of the participants organized by enviacon international

De-briefing & final conclusions

Friday, 31. March 2017

Day 7: Day of departure

 

Official end of the Delegation Trip

Cost

As a participant of the “informationsreise”, you can choose between the two packages below1:

  •  Package 1: Round trip with Economy Class seats, Hotel accommodation for 5 nights: ca. 1,550 EURO
  •  Package 2: Round trip with Business Class seats, Hotel accommodation for  5 nights: ca. 3,250 EURO

Please confirm your participation and payment on/before 14th February, 2017

1Packages subject to change, depending on hotel and flight prices, participants are advised to pay on time to avoid potential increments.

Contact

Delegation of German Industry and commerce in Ghana

Paul N.K.M. Okan-Adjetey

Tel: + 233-(0)-302 631681/2/3

E-Mail: paul.okanadjetey(at)ghana.ahk.de

Website: www.ghana.ahk.de

 

Delegation of German Industry and commerce in Ghana

Michael Neulinger

Tel:  + 233-(0)-302 631681/2/3

E-Mail: michael.neulinger(at)ghana.ahk.de

Website: www.ghana.ahk.de