This year’s Marelec is being hosted by the Helmut Schmidt university, it is one of the two
universities in Germany that serve the scientific study and the academic education of armed
forces' officers and is located in the beautiful city of Hamburg.
With the Elbe and Alster and its boulevards, public places and parks, Hamburg is known as one
of the most beautiful cities in the heart of Europe. With its port and its strong economy, this
dynamically growing, international trading metropolis offers a highly attractive business environment.
The range of international sport activities, cultural events, shopping and leisure opportunities and
pulsating life, all attract millions of visitors every year.