This evening, although not connected with Berlin, turned out to be magical. Viennese pianist Maria Prinz rendered a splendid performance on the occasion of Mozart's 250th birthday. The Los Angeles-Berlin Sister City Committee co-sponsored this event together with the Austrian-American Council West under the patronage of Austrian Consul General Martin Weiss and German Consul General Christian Stocks.
ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING 2006
June 10, 2006
The meeting took place at the residence of Ernest Herman and was attended by many members and individuals of German-American institutions. Consul General Christian Stocks talked about the meaning and vision of the sister city partnership between these two vibrant cities. An important topic was the upcoming 40th Anniversary of the Los Angeles-Berlin Sister City Committee and the events and programs planned to make 2007 a memorable anniversary year.
the Opening Reception at City Hall to the Closing Party at Paramount
Studios, the first Sister Cities Trade Conference held at the University
of Southern California and sponsored by FedEx turned out to be a
great success. The Conference was organized to promote trade investment
opportunities and exchanges between Los Angeles and her twenty two
sister cities around the world. During the three days of exciting
topics and panels ranging from the Future of Entertainment and Technology
as well as Global Marketing and Tourism, people from our sister
cities got together to learn and exchange
rang in the holidays with our festive Annual Christmas Celebration