We are proud to announce that, from humble beginnings to running Germany’s top-rated hotel, American Club member Tashi Takang will be this year’s Annual General Meeting guest speaker.
Tashi has graciously hosted The American Club of Hamburg for innumerable events over many years. He is much more than just a successful manager, but a truly dedicated professional who treats his staff and guests with the highest regard, solely focused on their well-being.
Come to hear the Park Hyatt’s award-winning General Manager reflect— in his first ever address to an audience — on his fascinating past and inspiring outlook on life.
We are delighted to invite you to an American Club dinner speech with Prof. Dr. Claudia Schnurmann.
Prof. Schnurmann was recipient of the OAH Prize for the world’s best non-English speaking study of North American history by the Organization of American Historians in 2001. She completed her studies at the University of Cologne and the Georgia Augusta Göttingen and has published on many topics related to America and Hamburg, including on migration history from the 15th to 21st centuries. Currently in print is A Sea of Love: The Atlantic Correspondence of Francis and Mathilde Lieber, 1839-1845.
Since 2003, Prof. Schnurmann has been Chair of North American, Atlantic and Caribbean Modern History at the University of Hamburg. The Professor will speak about Hamburg-America-line(s): Fruitful Contacts between Hamburg and the USA since 1776. You can find out some more history here.
Her speech will be accompanied by a three-course meal and fine wine.
Register simply by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name(s), and kindly transferring payment of 35€ per member or 45€ per guest to:
The American Club of Hamburg e.V.
IBAN: DE28 2008 0000 0905 5575 00
Commerzbank AG Hamburg
*Cancellations and registrations will be accepted until two days prior to the event, and no-shows will be invoiced.