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DC GPTW Diversity Award at the DC Summer Celebration on June 18

For the third time, the Diplomatic Council (DC) and DC member Great Place to Work (GPTW) will be awarding the DC GPTW Diversity Award at the DC Summer Celebration on June 18 at a famous castle hotel near Frankfurt/Germany. The festive award ceremony is performed by Andreas Schubert, GPTW Managing Director and DC Chairman Corporate Culture Program together with Annika von Redwitz, Chairwoman of the DC Diversity Program. Amongst Germany’s 100 best employers, the DC GPTW Award will recognize the winner with the best diversity management.

Diplomatic Council and Singapore Polo Club start partnership

The Diplomatic Council has signed a letter of Intent with the Singapore Polo Club offering its members the opportunity to attend Singapore Polo Club events and vice versa. Diplomatic Council will also be able to organize its own events in the premises of the club.

Energize Summit Rotterdam

Diplomatic Council Benelux has the pleasure to announce their second “DC Planet in Transition” Get Together “Energize Summit” which will be organized on Saturday 8th September 2018 during the World Port Days in Rotterdam. The Diplomatic Council Energize Summit will be a unique experience. Join from Sep 7 evening to Sep 9 morning (Fri-Sun) for the full experience.

Portuguese Wine Tasting

The Diplomatic Council Luxembourg and the Global Chamber of Commerce for Portuguese Speaking Countries are honored to invite to the event “Diplomacy Gathering of the Lusophony” with unique wine tasting from Portuguese Speaking Countries.

Diplomatic Council Summer Celebration

This year´s Diplomatic Council Summer Celebration will take place on June 18 at the 5***** luxury hotel Schlosshotel Kronberg near Frankfurt (Germany). We anticipate a fabulous celebration with numerous festive moments, cultural highlights, a delicious summer barbecue with accompanying wines and for sure the outstanding ambience of a castle-style luxury hotel. All these “ingredients” provide the ideal setting for a magical celebration at which new contacts can be established while existing relationships may be deepened.The participation fee includes all food and beverages.

New food for all of us

“Mankind will be facing a revolution in the food production industry in the near future”, says Lars Thomsen, DC futurologist. He sees two trends which complement each other and both have the potential to tap into the mass market within the next ten years: vertical farming and genome research.

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The Diplomatic Council (DC) is a United Nations (UN) accredited, global Think Tank founded with the objective to serve as a bridge between diplomacy, economy and society.

A thriving economy bringing prosperity to mankind is one of the best guarantors for peace. As members the Diplomatic Council welcomes not solely representatives of the diplomatic or consular corps but also personalities from industry, politics, society, culture and sports. The DC network encompasses more than 5000 personalities worldwide.

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