Logo 75 jaar SI Antwerpen

Soroptimist International ANTWERP
75th Anniversary April 15th-17th
first club in Belgium


In the presence of Heidrun Konrad, President Soroptimist International Europe

Friday April 15th 2005
Focus on Fashion designers in Antwerp and Panoramic view of Antwerp from the KBC Tower
  • 12.00         Registration in ’t Elzenveld
  •   1.30 pm   Guided walk through the Fashion quarters of the city
  •   4.30 pm   Visit to the  KBC Tower and  panoramic view of Antwerp
  •   6.30 pm   Home Hospitality by and with Soroptimists
Saturday April 16th 2005
Focus on Women in Society

Congress at the Provincial house of  Antwerp
  • 10.00 am   Welcome coffee and Registration at the Provincial House
  • 11.00 am   Welcome address and information about the theme of the congress
  • 11.15 am   Traffic of Women . Guest speakers are:  
    •         Dr Juliette Engel, Soroptimist member of Moscow, MiraMed Institute Moscow
                      and Angels’ Coalition Moscow
    •         Patsy Sörensen, ex-European parliament member
    •         Payoke - welcome centre for victims
  • 12.15 pm   Walking lunch
  •   2.00 pm   Panel of outstanding women will highlight
                            “the actual position of women in our society”
  •   3.30 pm   In cooperation with the “Flemish Women Council” closing happening for
                            the benefit of the "Women house" in Istalif, Afghanistan
  •   4.30 pm   Reception offered by SI Antwerp

  •   Languages : Dutch, French, English
  •   Simultaneous translation will be provided.
Banquet  in the historic room Kannunik Van Gessel at ‘t Elzenveld
  •   7.30 pm   Cocktail
  •   8.30 pm   Gala dinner
Sunday April 17th 2005
Focus on Art in Antwerp
  • 10u30 am   Visit of museums or a morning city walk
  •   1u00 pm  Goodbye lunch at the Zuiderterras
Programme is subject to changes