German Consulate General Miami
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Welcome to the website of the German Consulate General in Miami. Here you will find information on Germany, the consular services we provide and German-related news and events in our area. We offer a wide spectrum of information, including travel, study, doing business in Germany and much more. Our German language website features information and news relevant to German citizens.
The Consulate General’s area of jurisdiction covers the State of Florida, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Island.
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The Consulate General will be closed for Easter on Good Friday, April 3 and on Easter Monday, April 6, 2015.
On Friday, March 20, Consul General Juergen Borsch presented the Cross of the Order of Merit to Prof. Dr. Hans Graber followed by a reception at the residence of the Consul General. Dr. Hans Graber is the Professor in the division of Applied Marine Physics at the UM Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, as well as the Executive Director of the University’s Center for Southeastern Tropical Advanced Remote Sensing (CSTARS).
Prof. Dr. Hans C. Graber
The Consulate General hosted a reception during the Cruise Shipping Miami 2015, which is one of the most important trade shows for the cruiseline industry worldwide.
Uwe Beckmeyer, Federal Government Coordinator for the Maritime Industry as well as Consul General Juergen Borsch greeted exhibitors and guests at the ‘German Pavilion’ where trade show visitors had the chance to get to know leading German companies, to make new business deals and to talk to business partners.
Cruise Shipping Miami 2015
Consul General Juergen Borsch opened the exhibition "Jewish Life in Germany Today" at Miami Dade College North Campus during a reception on campus on Wednesday, March 11. The exhibition tells the stories of 25 Jews living in modern Germany and how they integrate their traditions into their every day lives.
On Tuesday, March 10, Consul General Jürgen Borsch attended the Miami International Film Festival's Filmmakers Happy Hour in the beautiful garden of the Standard Hotel Miami Beach. The German Consulate has been a proud sponsor of MIFF for many years! Check out the great variety of international films right here: MIFF
MIFF Happy Hour
Igor Shteyrenberg, Director of the Miami Jewish Film Festival, went to Berlin on a trip arranged by the German Consulate General in Miami and hosted by the Goethe Institut in Germany.
AJC Miami and Broward Board had a remarkable meeting with special guests Consul General Juergen Borsch, Project Interchange Chair Harriet Schleifer, and Director Robin Levenston. Consul General Borsch discussed current events in Europe and the Fiftieth anniversary of post-WWII Jewish/German relations.
On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Germany and Israel, the Consulate General together with the Consulate General of Israel and AJC hosted an opening reception for a very special art exhibition. This is the very first exhibition of artist Sidney Rosenstein, a 94-year-old holocaust survivor, who holds a degree in art and has a house filled with amazing paintings dating back to the early 1940ies.
Consul General Jürgen Borsch gave a lecture on Germany and its roll in Europe after 25 year of unification at Miami Dade College North Campus in front of faculty and international students