SOURCE: International Real Estate Federation

November 29, 2009 15:23 ET

International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI) to Host Business Meetings in Brussels, Belgium, December 3-5

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM--(Marketwire - November 29, 2009) - The Belgium Chapter of the International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI) will host FIABCI's exciting International Business Meetings from December 3-5, 2009 at the Metropole Hotel in Brussels, Belgium. It will be a historic occasion as FIABCI celebrates its 60th Anniversary. The theme for the meetings will be "Technology: Driving the Future of FIABCI" and will focus on FIABCI's new social media technologies and platform which enable FIABCI members to network and transact business on a global basis. Hundreds of FIABCI dignitaries will travel to meet in Brussels and participate in this special program. "We are excited to unveil our new technology during FIABCI's 60th Anniversary," explained FIABCI World President, Lisa Kurrass. "This state-of-the-art platform will drive FIABCI into the future and redefine how we effectively transact business throughout the world."

FIABCI's new technology is available as a benefit to the FIABCI membership, enabling international business to be transacted seamlessly. As part of the technology, FIABCI will introduce a member to member networking platform which includes the ability to market available properties and projects in 11 languages to members throughout the world. In addition, the technology will enable FIABCI University to develop online education and training opportunities delivered by FIABCI's world esteemed Faculty.

The Belgium Chapter, in cooperation with FIABCI's Leadership, has prepared a world-class professional program including conferences, marketing sessions and fantastic study tours of the Belgium countryside. FIABCI professionals will meet with the Belgian Minister of State Herman De Croo and with the US Ambassador and his wife during a Gala Dinner Celebration. In addition, there will be a spectacular social program in the FIABCI tradition including special sessions for young members.

About The International Real Estate Federation

The International Real Estate Federation, FIABCI, is a business organization of real estate professionals in 65 countries which represents approximately 100 national real estate associations and holds a special "consultative" status to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations Organization (ECOSOC). FIABCI is a non-political entity whose objective is to help its members add an international dimension to their businesses and helps members acquire knowledge, develop networks and optimize business opportunities throughout the world. For information, log onto the website at or contact Alyssa Nightingale (631) 367-8599.

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