International Day 2016
On the 14th of November 2016 the Military Engineering Centre of Excellence (MILENG COE) hosted the MILENG COE International Day in the aula of the German Pionierschule in Ingolstadt. The reason for the event was to enhance the visibilty of the MILENG COE in the local area and thank those from the local authorities and community, the Bundeswehr, other military and civilian entities and friends from the MILENG COE Members that have cooperated, supported and provided assistance to the MILENG COE.
By Capt (OF-2) Edith Groteclaes (BEL A),
Military Engineering Centre of Excellence, IKM Officer
With guests from the Military and Civilian Community, representatives from the municipality, local Police, Fire Brigade, local newspaper, language schools, banks, housing agencies, local hotels, AUDI and multiple other national and international guests it was a success again.
The 17 Nations present at MILENG COE offered the opportunity to taste and enjoy national food, drinks and culture in a charming and fascinating environment, entertained by the persuasive music from the band.
The event represented an excellent opportunity to promote and advertise the MILENG COE and the nations’ culture and traditions for a better understanding of Ingolstadt Community and Authorities of the international melting pot of the Center.