Brähler provided 13 interpreter booths in the conference room, for languages such as Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Turkish. It set up 40 desktop intercom units onto which these 13 languages were transmitted. A dial on the unit enabled the desired language to be received directly via the headset. There were also 250 wireless infrared receiver units.
The German press conference, attended by national and international media, was interpreted into English, Spanish and Chinese.