FEP STAND: The FEP will share the Stand with the German Member Association, CV – CentralVerband Deutscher Berufsfotografen, located in the Professional Area, hall 4.1, I 40 from Tuesday, September 18th to Sunday, September 23rd, 2012.
FEP OFFICIAL PROGRAM and EVENTS
Thursday, September 20th
Stage Professionals, hall 4.1 , from 03.30 pm to 04.40 pm IPC/Sophie Smoliar Scholarship International award issued by the IPC, the International Photographic Council, a U.N. organization of which the FEP is member. The winner of the award has been selected by FEP. This will be also the first occasion to present the winner with the new FEP FETA Award. FEP Representative: Bernd Gassner, MQEP, FEP Board Member. Also attending the Chairman of the FETA Award Jim Lowe.
Friday, September 21st
FEP Stand, hall 4.1 I 40 from 05.00 pm to 06.00 pm Taste of Europe FEP will celebrate the “Taste of Europe” drink reception. As already done 2 years ago, and 4 years ago, we ask all delegates to bring to Cologne 1-2 bottles of their favorite and typical national drinks, for an informal celebration with the European colleagues. The responsible and inventor of this event is Nikki Huts.
Saturday, September 22nd
Congress-Center East, Conference Room 3, from 10.00 am to 01.00 pm FEP General Assembly. This year, during the GA, there will be the change between the President in office Neil Warner and the President Elect Jorgen Brandt, and the election of the new FEP Board Members, for the term 2013-2014. In the agenda, there is also scheduled: provisional budget 2012 , new membership applications, new FEP Qualifications and FEP International Days at Gmunden, Austria – April 14th-15th , 2013.
Congress-Center East, Conference Room 3, from 01.00 pm to 01.30 pm Fine Art Competition: Announcement of the Winner. At the end of the GA, at 13.00, there will be the Announcement of the Winner of The FEP Fine Art Photograph of the Year 2011, proudly sponsored by Towergate Camerasure. The first 3 finalists are invited to attend. The event will be coordinated by the Chairman of the Competition Martin Vrabko, MQEP and by a Towergate representative.
Stage Professionals, hall 4.1 , from 03.00 pm to 03.30 pm Fine Art Competition: Public celebration of the winners of the competition and slide show of the winning images During this ceremony all the finalists and winners will be presented with their trophies and certificates. The event will be coordinated by the Chairman of the Competition Martin Vrabko, MQEP and by a Towergate representative.