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FIABCI

February 08, 2010 17:10 ET

FIABCI to Host 2010 World Congress in Beautiful Bali: Picturesque Paradise to Welcome World Real Estate Leaders May 24-28

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - February 8, 2010) - The International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI) will host its 2010 World Congress in the tropical paradise of Bali. The FIABCI 61st World Congress will attract global leaders from the Real Estate industry who will converge on the picturesque island from May 24-28. The theme of the 2010 World Congress is "Save the World: Green Shoots for Sustainable Real Estate."

The 61st FIABCI World Congress in Bali is considered to be one of the highest-esteemed international meetings taking place during 2010. The international event will feature an exciting program filled with an abundance of cutting edge and timely information, and numerous opportunities for business development and networking focused on Green Technologies and Environmental Sustainability. Several world renowned experts and entrepreneurs as well as internationally recognized business leaders from the global real estate and development industries will share new ideas for green real estate development in different regions. The program will focus on the importance of saving our environment throughout the world. Topics will include "The Eco-Property, Continuous Real Estate," "Green Tourism, Nature's Limits and Opportunities" and "Innovations in Real Estate." Among honored guests scheduled to attend are the Governor of Bali and Minister of Tourism.

"This year's World Congress is vitally important for global leaders since it supports the communication on sustainable real estate development and new state-of-the-art technologies that support an environmentally responsible world," said Lisa Kurrass, FIABCI World President. "Bali is currently home to one of the world's more dynamic real estate markets. The tropical island has seen sustained capital growth, a strong depth of international buyers, evolving property legislation, and phenomenal tourism which makes Bali a not only an enchanting tropical paradise but a place of International note," expressed John Garland, principal of John Garland International in Australia.

There will be a special forum focusing on green initiatives and technologies, along with outstanding international activities and tours. Highlights include:

-- International Marketing Sessions
-- FIABCI University Courses
-- Bali Study Tours: Participants to see, experience and hear about the
   Balinese culture and see important real estate, landscape and
   development projects in this beautiful country

FIABCI's 61st World Congress will be a great International Real Estate celebration and a great opportunity for global leaders to come together for business, networking and to make new friends. For detailed information log onto www.fiabci61stworldcongress-bali.org

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