the venue

The Power of Collaboration will take place at the stylish Radisson Blu Royal. The spacious venue inspires new leadership with networking areas set around a soaring atrium. The venue is ideally located just minutes from Central station and at the heart of Brussels' historical centre.


The conference will take place at the Radisson Blu Royal located in the very heart of Brussels.

Radisson Blu Royal

Wolvengracht 47


1000 Brussel




The Radisson Blu Royal is located just minutes away from the world-famous Grand Place and the Royal Galleries. Surrounded by the cultural epicenter, museums, shopping, nightlife and exquisite fine dining, this stylish hotel is situated just a stone's throw from the Central Station with direct connections to the Brussels Airport, the city metro and Europe’s main rail lines. Find more information on how to get to the Radisson Blu Royal here (


Apart from being the centre of European politics, Brussels has a fascinating and old history that dates back to the 11th century when it began as a small dukedom the size of the current downtown area. In 1830 Belgium became independent and Brussels became the capital of Belgium under a new king and parliament. Find out more about the interesting facts of Belgium through a mixture of facts, history, cultural traditions and political infrastructure.

Brussels is home to the European Commission, Parliament and NATO, a buzzing, influential city where history is made. The city is a key European commercial hub too, a base for many progressive international companies.

A walk through Brussels takes you through architectural history, from ancient medieval buildings to strikingly modern edifices. Huge walls in the city are covered in bright murals, outsize homages to the country's many comic book heroes, including Tintin, Lucky Luke, Largo Winch and the Smurfs.

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The Foreign Trade Association (FTA), the leading business association of European and international commerce that promotes the values of free trade and sustainable supply chains. FTA promote over 1,700 retailers, importers and brands to promote and defend free trade and supports their international business by providing information and practical solutions towards sustainability in the international supply chain.