Day 1: Wednesday, 19 May 2021 – Registration & Welcome Cocktail Reception

18:00 – 20:00

  • Registration*

19:00 – 20:00

  • Welcoming Cocktail Reception at the Blue Breeze Terrace of the Amathus Beach Hotel with light snacks and champagne

*The Registration & Information Desk will be open at the conference venue (Amathus Beach Hotel) on Wednesday 19 May, 18.00 – 20.00 Thursday 20 May, 17:00 – 20:00 Friday 21 May 2021, 09:00 – 16:15.

Day 2: Thursday, 20 May 2021 – Opening Ceremony, Light Networking Lunch, Guided Tour of Nicosia, Steering Committee Meeting (for Steering Committee Members ONLY) & Traditional Dinner

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08:45

  • Buses to depart from the conference venue (Amathus Beach Hotel) at 08:45 (for organizational purposes, we advise you to be at the venue’s reception by 08:30)

10:00 – 11:00

  • Opening Ceremony at Nicosia State Theater

11:30 – 13:00

  • Light Networking Lunch: Following the completion of the Opening Ceremony, you will enjoy a networking lunch in one of the central restaurants of Nicosia

13:00 – 15:30

  • Visit at the Cyprus Archaeological Museum & Guided Tour to the Buffer Zone: FIEC guests will have the opportunity to visit some of the most important sites of the island’s capital accompanied by English speaking tour guide

17:45 – 19:45

  • Steering Committee Meeting in Demetra Room at Amathus Beach Hotel in Limassol (for Steering Committee Members ONLY)

20:45

  • Buses to depart from the conference venue (Amathus Beach Hotel) at 20:45 to the Evagoras Lanitis Center (for organizational purposes, we advise you to be at the venue’s reception by 20:30)

21:00 – 00:00

  • Traditional Dinner: The dinner will take place at one of the most impressive industrial buildings in Limassol, the Evagoras Lanitis Center.

Day 3: Friday, 21 May 2021 Programme for Delegates / Conference & General Assembly (for all FIEC members & other local guests/ At the premises of the hotel)

Conference Topic: “Sustainable Construction to tackle climate change

Co-organizing with the support of Cyprus Employers & Industrialists Federation (OEB)

Conference Moderator
Ms. Anthi Charalambous
, Director of Energy & Environment Department, Cyprus Employers & Industrialists Federation

09:00 – 09:30

  • Registration/Welcome coffee

09:30 – 09:45

  • Opening speech by the President of FIEC, Mr. Thomas Bauer
  • Speech by the President of OSEOK, Mr. Costas Roushas
  • Speech by the President of ETEK, Mr. Stelios Achniotis

09:45 – 10:05

  • The construction sector in Cyprus: developments, challenges, opportunities

10:05 – 10:25

10:25 – 10:45

10:45 – 11:00

  • Questions & Answers

11:00 – 11:30

  • Coffee Break

11:30 – 11:50

  • Closing construction waste loop: Development of construction materials from waste, Mr. Antonis Kountouris, Nicolaides & Kountouris metal company Ltd

11:50 – 12:10

  • Energy efficiency in buildings: recent developments, Mr. Nicos Hadjinikolaou, Energy Service, Ministry of Energy, Commerce & Industry of Cyprus

12:10 – 12:30

  • Sustainable construction: best practice examples, Mr. Rob van Wingerden, CEO Royal BAM Group nv

12:30 – 12:45

  • Questions & Answers
  • Closing remarks

12:45 – 13:45

  • Lunch break at one of the hotel’s restaurants

13:45 – 16:15

  • FIEC General Assembly Meeting

16:15

  • Free Evening

Day 3: Friday, 21 May 2021 – Guided Tour to Omodos Village for accompanying persons

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10:00

  • Buses to depart from the conference venue (Amathus Beach Hotel) at 10:00 and return from the village to the conference venue after 16:30 (for organizational purposes, we advise you to be at the hotel’s reception by 09:45)