Annual General Meeting

Together with our hosts of bdp Group, we look forward to welcoming you to our next Annual General Meeting in Marbella, Spain.

DATE
15 - 16 March 2024

LOCATION
Hotel Senator Marbella Spa
Av. Bulevar Príncipe Alfonso de Hohenlohe, 97
29600 Marbella
Spain

TRAVEL TO MARBELLA:
International flights via Málaga Airport (AGP), 55km from Marbella
From Málaga airport, you can either take 1) bus or 2) taxi to Marbella.
1) Bus to Marbella: There is a direct connection from the airport to Marbella Estacion de Bus (ca. 45 mins, price ca. 7 Euro; reservation reccomended!). From the bus station, take a taxi to Hotel Senator (ca. 10 mins). The last bus departs at 22.00h from the airport.
2) Taxi to Marbella: The taxi takes ca. 45 minutes and costs about 70 - 90 Euros. Taxis are waiting outside the terminal.


Programme for Delegates

Thursday, 14 March 2024

20:00     Informal dinner for those arriving early
Restaurant to be announced

Friday, 15 March 2024: Seminar
10.00 - 10.30     Welcome coffee & registration

Morning sessions:     Doing Business Around the Globe

10.30 - 10.45     Welcome & Introduction, Dr. Martin Bernardini, EuropeFides President; Dr. Michael Bormann, bdp Group

10.45 - 11.15     Introduction to Spain and Andalucia

11.15 - 11.45     BRICS - a new global player?

11.45 - 12.30     Economic trends in Asia 2024

12.30 - 13.30     Standing Lunch at Hotel

Afternoon sessions:     Fostering Collaborations

13.30 - 14.30     Panel Discussion: Intercultural Communication

14.30 - 15.30     ESG : Working Together for Clients and Members

15.30 - 16.00     Coffee break

16.00 - 17.00     Get together of Technical Working Groups: Legal / Audit & Accounting / Tax & VAT
Get together with fellow members from your profession to discuss opportunities for collaboration and topics of particular relevance in your field and practice. 

17.15 - 18.00     Management Committee (Board members only)

Evening:

19.00                  Reception / Dinner at Restaurant Candela    

Saturday, 16 March 2024

Morning:  General Assembly at Hotel Senator

09.30 - 10.00     Presentations by Potential New Members (tba)

10.00 - 12.00     General Assembly (members only)

11.15 - 11.30     Coffee Break

12.00 - 13.00     Getting to Know our Member Firms - Short Presentations on Specializations, Projects and News of our Members

13.00 - 14.00     Lunch at Hotel

Afternoon & Evening:
15.00 - 18.00     Sightseeing Tour
Meeting point: 14:50 in hotel lobby

20.00                 Dinner at Restaurant Candela

Programme for Accompanying Persons


Thursday, 14 March 2024

20:00     Informal dinner for those arriving early
Restaurant to be announced

Friday, 15 March 2024
12.30 - 13.30     Standing Lunch at Hotel
14.00 - 17.00     Guided walking tour of Marbella 
19.00                  Reception / Dinner at Restaurant Candela

Saturday, 16 March 2024
13.00 - 14.00     Lunch at Hotel
15.00 - 18.00     Sightseeing Tour
Meeting point: 14:50 in lobby

20.00     Dinner at Restaurant Candela