Programme

By invitation only.

 

Tuesday 22/05

10:00 – 12:00 Fashion & creativity –Talk session “The Belgian Aesthetic and the Power of Visual Storytelling’ between artist Pierre Debusschere, Belgian creative studio ‘254Forest’ and New-York based Katharine Zarella, Fashion Unfiltered @ BLANK STUDIO – 457 Broome Street -2nd FL
Organizer: MAD Brussels
13:00 – 15:00 MAD Fashion Business Trip Distribution Workshop @ LANK STUDIO – 457 Broome Street -2nd FL
For delegation only
Organizer: MAD Brussels
 15:30 – 17:00 Travel Trade Workshop @ Novotel NY Times Square
Organizer: visit.brussels
15:45 – 16:30 Live animation on THE LOT RADIO in Brooklyn and simultaneously on KIOSK RADIO in Brussels, with Stikstof who will be on the spot in NY.  The fruit of a punctual collaboration between both radios.
Venue: 17 Nassau ave – Brooklyn
17:00 – 18:30 Workshop Mice @ Novotel NY Times Square
Closure by Rudi Vervoort (Minister-President of the Brussels-Capital Region)
Organizer: visit.brussels
19:00 – 21:00 Networking event “Brussels Gastronomy”
Organizer: visit.brusselss

 

Wednesday 23/05

08:30– 10:30 The Algorithm Economy (Invest breakfast meet) @ Residence Consul-general of Belgium in New York
Organizer: Invest & Export Brussels – hub.brussels 
9:30-12:30 MAD Fashion Business Trip Press Workshop
Organizer: MAD Brussels
13:00 – 14:30 Press conference: Unveiling of the results of the Ice Box Challenge @ Garment District – Broadway/39
In the presence of Mr Rudi Vervoort, Minister-President of the Brussels Region, Mr. Rachid Madrane, Minister of the Wallonia Brussels Federation in charge of Promotion of Brussels and Mrs. Cécile Jodogne, State Secretary of the Brussels-Capital Region, responsible for Foreign Trade
Organizer: Invest & Export Brussels – hub.brussels 
20:00 – 22:00 Beats by Brussels @ Irving Plaza NY
Introduction by Rudi Vervoort (Minister-President of the Brussels-Capital Region) and  Rachid Madrane, Minister of the Wallonia Brussels Federation in charge of Promotion of Brussels
Organizer: visit.brussels

 

Thursday 23/05

08:30– 11:30 Sustainable Cities Seminar @ Building Energy Exchange
Organizer: Invest & Export Brussels – hub.brussels
18:00 Fin & Tonic Event
Organizer: Invest & Export Brussels – hub.brussels & Hive