Former state minister to give keynote at German conference

By Steve Ducker02 January 2018

The German Demolition Association (Deutscher Abbruchverband) has announced that former state minister Michael Groschek, the leader of the Social Democratic Party in North-Rhine Westphalia, will give the keynote speech at this year’s Berlin conference.

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The German Demolition Conference expects to attract more than 900 delegates

It is one of 16 presentations in the conference programme, which include case studies of demolition projects in the cities of Cologne, Frankfurt and Munich together with papers on hazardous substances and liability issues.


As usual, the event, which takes place on Friday 2 March, will also feature an exhibition.

This is usually well supported with more than 100 exhibitors present in 2017 as well as more than 900 conference delegates, while the Dialogue Evening directly after the conference will offer networking opportunities for visitors.

The programme for the conference – now in its 24th year – is available on the association’s dedicated conference website at

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The event also includes an exhibition and other networking opportunities

Simultaneous translation into English and French will be available.

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