ConSozial 2021 from 10th to 11th November 2021 at NürnbergMesse celebrated a successful re-start
Minister of Social Affairs Trautner: “I sincerely thank everyone who contributed to the success of ConSozial 2021!”
To everyone’s great delight, ConSozial 2021 was finally able to meet again with personal encounters in congress and trade fair operations from the 10th to the 11th. November 2021 in Nuremberg. Bavaria’s Minister of Social Affairs Carolina Trautner: “This year’s motto “In view of people – more than ever!” was the main topic this year. In these extraordinary times, on the one hand, we want to focus on all people – from daycare children to senior citizens – on the other hand, we also deliberately focus on employees in the social economy: they do extraordinary things every day! I sincerely thank everyone who contributed to the success of ConSozial!”
The Innovation Park was also one of the highlights of the congress fair at ConSozial 2021. // © Frank Boxler/NurembergMesse
The 22. Edition of the ConSozial was animated with the two-day ConSozial and the accompanying KITA Congress. As a special highlight, the Social Innovation Award, which was also awarded for the first time, was enthusiastic, which went to Icho systems GmbH with the project: ichó Therapieball – smarte Förderung.
More than 80 program items consisting of panel discussions, specialist lectures, best practices or workshops and around 200 exhibitors enriched this highlight of the social industry. The visitors as well as the exhibitors were happy about the personal re-start, the interpersonal encounters and the professional exchange after the pandemic-related break in 2020. Prof. Dr. Harald Welzer sharpened the scientific view and prepared for the two-day event with his plenary lecture at the opening “Human life is interpersonal”. Philipp Riederle also opened the special view of the young generation on the second day, in which he translated his lecture with “How we live and work – Corona and the digital generation”.
ConSozial is the leading congress fair for specialists and executives in social policy, the social economy and social services in the German-speaking area. Every year, trade visitors inform themselves about the latest developments and trends in the social sector in the exhibition center in Nuremberg over two days. In parallel, the KITA Congress takes place, which is aimed at specialists and managers of daycare centers. The ConSozial is organized by the Bavarian Ministry of Social Affairs. Partners are the Rummelsberg Diakonie, NürnbergMesse and Caritas Bayern.
Further information and pictures can be found at: www.consozial.de
The next ConSozial will take place from 7th to 8th December 2022 again at NürnbergMesse.