International Commission on Couple and Family Relations

Conference 2014 in Brussels

ICCFR 61st Annual International Conference | ‘THE FAMILY IN FOCUS: 20th ANNIVERSARY OF THE INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE FAMILY’

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM 12 – 15 May 2014

Among the 2014 sub-topics:

  • The themes of the International Year of the Family+20:
    • Balance between family life and work
    • Eradication of poverty
    • Inter-generational solidarity
    • for further information see: www.family2014.org
  • The three areas of the Commission: Family Policy, Family Therapy and Family Law

TIMETABLE

Day 1, 12.05.2014

18:00 OPENING CONFERENCE RECEPTION

Day 2, 13.05.2014

09:00 Welcome and Conference Opening

09:15 – 10:30 Keynote Presentation 1

Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:30 Discussion Group

Lunch and Break

14:00 – 15:30 Workshop 1 – 4

Coffee Break

16:00 – 17:30 Keynote Presentation 2

17:30 – 18:30 Discussion Group

Evening: Social activity: Bus tour around Brussels

Day 3, 14.05.2014

09:00 – 10:30 Keynote Presentation 3

Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:30 Discussion Group

Lunch and Break

14:00 – 15:30 Workshop 5 – 8

Coffee Break

16:00 – 17:00 Poster Presentations: A plenary meeting to present some international best practices.

17:00 – 18:00 Closing Session

Closing Dinner

15.05.2014

09:00 – 13:00 Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the International Year of the Family & International Day of the Familyhosted by FAFCE

13:00 Lunch Reception

 

CONFERENCE VENUE

The Department of Welfare, Public Health and Family, Flanders
Ellips Building, Koning Albert II-laan 35, 1030 Brussels

ICCFR acknowledge the generous support of the Department of Welfare, Public Health and Family in the provision of this venue.

OPENING RECEPTION
Monday 12 May 2014 18:00-20:00
The 61st ICCFR Conference Opening Reception will be hosted by Flemish Minister of Welfare, Public Health & Family, Jo Vandeurzen.

Reception Venue:
Hotel Errera, Rue Royale 14 (Koningstraat 14), 1000 Brussels