FEES COUNCIL meeting 2017

FFES Logo The next council meeting of the Federation of the European Ergonomics Societies (FEES) will be held in Brussels 26th June 2017 in conjonction with the FEES ETUI BES Conference on the issue „workers and creativity“.

An informal FEES networking meeting will take place on Sunday evening, the 25th of June from 18.00 until 21.00 hours in a location close to the ETUC building (near Brussels North station).

All the FEES member societies are invited to save the date and to send delegates to the FEES Council.

TIMETABLE of the meeting
Welcome at 8 : 30 pm ; starting at 9 :00 End at 1 : 00 pm

  • Opening, welcome and housekeeping
  • Roll call of the delegates and apologies for absence ; welcome of new members ; call for miscellaneous items
  • Approval of the draft agenda (cf present document )
  • Approval of the Council Meeting minutes in, September, 26th 2015 (cf doc.attached)
  • Annual FEES Report (document to be sent) and Report on the Standing Committees
  • Report from the member societies on their main activities
  • FEES Financial Report (cf doc.to be sent)
  • Election of the treasurer (candidates are required)
  • Change of rules proposals (document to be sent)
  • Information from the invited ergonomics societies and organizations
  • Projects for FEES
  • IEA issues : Information about Memorandum of Understanding between FEES and IEA (doc. to be sent)
  • IEA issues : 2018 IEA Congress in Firenze
  • Next Council meeting : date and place - proposals to be made
  • Miscelleanous
  • Closing

Some practical information you will find below:

  • The FEES Council meeting is organized in conjonction with the FEES ETUI BES Conference on the ssue „workers and creativity“ which will take place on the 26th and 27th June 2017.
  • Location change! The Council meeting will take place E. Blerot Street 1, 1070 Bruxelles, Room  Van Mieghem, first floor.
  • You are invited to attend a dinner on Monday, the 26th in the evening in a place which will be indicated later.
  • You are also invited to attend a networking meeting on Sunday 25th from 6 pm to 9 pm in the Noga Hotel which is located : Beguinage street, 38, 1000 Brussels Phone + 32 2 218 67 63 - Metro station: Sainte Catherine
  • Rooms are still available at the Noga hotel. You are invited to book by yourself at: info@nogahotel.com

In addition to the usual issues (such as the discussion of the financial report, the annual report; …) the FEES Council has to elect this year a new treasurer due to the end of the mandate of the present treasurer, Reinier Hoftijzer. The federated societies are invited to propose candidates for this important position.

Registration form

CI2017.pdf26.1 KB
FEES-council-registration form-Brussels-26thjune2017.doc59.5 KB
FEES-council-draft-agenda-V3-26th June2017.pdf18.83 KB