Date(s) - 14/02/2020 - 16/02/2020
6:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Dorint Kongresshotel Mannheim
Winterball 2020 in Mannheim
Dear Fulbrighters and Friends,
We kindly invite you to the General Assembly and Winterball, which will be held February 14- 16, 2020 in the city of Mannheim, with the Winterball itself taking place in the Dorint Kongresshotel Mannheim.
We are proud to offer a program around the General Assembly that will give you the opportunity to discover Mannheim, a city revered for its rich history, industry, trade and university. We’re sure you’ll enjoy the weekend!
For more information see below.
Standard: 89 EUR
Reduced (Student/Recent Returnee/Current Grantee): 59 EUR
We would like to thank our sponsor, the Mannheim Business School, for making reduced student ticket prices possible.
Friday, February 14th
- 19:00 Get-Together
L3 Lounge (L3, 9, 68161 Mannheim), to be paid at location
Saturday, February 15th
- est. 9:00 – 15:30 General Assembly of the Fulbright Alumni e.V
Registration begins at 9 a.m., light snacks will be provided
Schloss Mannheim, Room O 142, Schloss Ostflügel (Bismarckstr. 42) Directions to room found here: Wegbeschreibung_General_Assembly_FAeV
- 18:30 Wine Reception, 19:30 Winterball
Wine reception, buffet, and entertainment provided, drinks with meal to be paid separately.
Dorint Kongresshotel Mannheim, Friedrichsring 6, 68161 Mannheim
Sunday, February 16th
- 10:00 – 13:00 Brunch
Location TBA. To be paid at location
- 13:30 – 15:30 City Tour of Mannheim in English: “Modern and Historic Mannheim” (5 EUR per person)
**LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE** (will be allotted with the principle first come, first served)
Update: only three spaces left! (then we will offer a waiting list)
Meeting Point: Castle entrance to the “Ehrenhof”
Please note that the fee of 89 EUR (reduced: 59 EUR) includes the General Assembly and the meal at the ball (without drinks). You’ll also need to transfer the fee for the city tour (5 EUR) in advance if selected.
The Get-Together and Brunch need to be paid separately at the respective locations. To allow for better planning, please indicate below which activities you plan to attend. Every individual needs to sign up for him-/herself, even if you are accompanying someone.
Participation of the General Assembly is open to all members of the Fulbright Alumni e.V., independent of the Winterball. If you are not yet a member, you can sign up at any time beforehand.
Once registered for the Winterball, you will receive a confirmation email within a few days. Please make sure you also check your spam folder.
By registering you agree that photos and videos may be taken of you and that these photos or videos may be published publicly.
Please transfer the fee by January 31, 2020 to the bank account provided in the confirmation email.
After January 31, 2020, a late fee of an additional 20 EUR (on top of the ticket price) will apply. We cannot refund any Winterball or guided tour fee if you cannot participate.
For questions, suggestions or comments please refer to firstname.lastname@example.org
A limited number of rooms have been reserved for us at two locations. Please book by January 24, 2020:
- Kleiner Rosengarten, U6 19
Bookable via email@example.com with keyword “Fulbright”
– Single Room: 90 EUR
– Double Room: 109 EUR
- Nyx Hotel Mannheim, F4 4-11
You can call directly (062221-36089-10) using the keyword “Fulbright – NYX Hotel Mannheim” or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org with the keyword “Fulbright”
– Single Room: 65 EUR
– Double Room: 75 EUR
Alternative options in the downtown
area include the following:
All locations are easily accessible by local public transportation, which also offers a 3-day ticket for singles and groups (VRN website). You may also be able to reach each location on foot if you so choose.
We look forward to seeing you at the 2020 Winterball in Mannheim!