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Event Report Northern Germany

AmCham Germany New Year's Reception in Hamburg


Speakers: Consul General Richard Yoneoka, Consulate General of the United Stated Hamburg, and Lieutenant General Ben Hodges, Commanding General (ret.), US Army Europe

On Thursday, February 8, 2018, AmCham Germany hosted its annual New Year's reception at the US Consulate General in Hamburg. Consul General Richard Yoneoka welcomed the attendees before the main speaker, , Lieutenant General Ben Hodges, Commanding General (ret.), US Army Europe,
spoke about the challenges and oppurtunities in transatlantic relations in 2018.

AmCham Germany General Manager Eveline Y. Metzen concluded with a speech discussing the past year in transatlantic relations and for the Chamber, as well as the hopes and expectations for economic relations in the new year.

AmCham Germany thanks its Platinum Sponsor BDO, as well as the other Event Sponsors. We also thank the  US Consulate General in Hamburg for its generous support in hosting this event. 

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