Big thanks to JCI Frankfurt! They founded a World Congress support team some time ago and kicked off their first fundraising campaign in support of the World Congress at their summer party. The result: 400 euros! The full sum was donated to the World Congress 2014 in Leipzig. And the next campaigns are already in the pipeline. Dr. Peter Wahl, member of JCI Germany since 2008, is the leader of the Frankfurt support team for the World Congress and the initiator of the fundraising campaign in suppo ...
The World Congress in Leipzig is not supposed to be just any event; we want it to be THE event, which the JCI world will remember for a long time to come. That is why World President Shine Bhaskaran, together with JCI Treasurer Kazutaka Amaki, visited us in Leipzig. Members of the COC, the Chamber of Commerce, JCI Germany, and the chapter of Leipzig showed him the trade fair and the city. They took him for a ride on energy-saving vehicles and he experienced what public viewing of the World C ...
Linda de Artiagoitia (right) and Franziska Zemke (left) are your contacts for the deployment of volunteers during the World Congress. Below, they answer all the relevant questions. For more ür information just write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. Why do we need volunteers for the World Congress?
The JCI World Congress will welcome approx. 4,000 international guests in November 2014. Our guests cannot only expect an informative JCI program, but also various fringe events, ...
Tim-Oliver Barkow is a member of Wirtschaftsjunioren / JCI Frankfurt and one of our three directors in charge of the World Congress since the beginning of February. Through this interview we hope you can get to know him a little better.
1. What does the World Congress mean to you as a JCI member?
I believe that having a World Congress in your own country is a once in a life time occurrence for a JCI member. For this reason, I have always been certain that I wanted to get involved and inspire ...
Interview with Martin Buhl-Wagner, spokesperson for the executive board of Leipzig Trade Fair:
The JCI World Congress will give visitors the opportunity to visit the Leipzig Trade Fair and exhibition grounds every day for a week to attend lectures, international exhibitions and evening events. Which amenities are you going to offer visitors?
Light, transparency and magnitude set the atmosphere at the CCL. Here ideas can develop and be expressed freely. The Glass Hall, ...