After 23 years as head of Austropa Interconvention, a brand of Verkehrsbüro MICE Services, Maria Danklmaier has transferred her tasks by the end of October. Until she steps into retirement as of May next year she will be still acting as advisor for the congress department in the following months. Alfred Kerschenbauer is going to take over the operational management of the congress department as “Head of Congresses”. Further agendas of Maria Danklmaier are taken over by the colleagues in the team as well as within the reporting line.

Alfred Kerschenbauer, an experienced professional with profound knowledge of the branch, started his career in the hotel industry and has been with the company for 19 years. During this time, he contributed significantly to the success of the congress department and was responsible for the organization of numerous major congresses.