Discover Benelux, Issue 27, March 2016

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Discover Benelux | Business | Calendar

Business Calendar TEXT: ELLA PUT | PHOTOS: NBTC

vate housing. The first seminar will focus on European Fund Strategic investments and will be held in Brussels. An essential event for everyone in the domestic energy industry.

Oarsi, World Congress 31 March – 3 April Amsterdam, the Netherlands OARSI, the premier international organisation for scientist and health care professionals, is organising several events to focus on prevention and treatments of osteoarthritis. This annual congress, held in Amsterdam, is an international forum for all of those involved in research and treatment.

Road2China XL 10 March Nieuwegein, the Netherlands There is much to say about the Chinese these days. Their economy has been growing fast and the purchasing power of the middle class is increasingly expanding. This makes China an attractive country to invest in. During this event, discover your business opportunities in China and network with other companies active in this attractive market.

Make your business sustainable 11 March Brussels, Belgium A good approach to corporate social responsibility is as important as a company’s competitiveness. Especially in a time like this when sustainability is a hot topic. The event, titled in full ‘Make your business sustainable: A smart growth!’ is held in Brussels and will cover a broad field of activities and themes, such as cost savings and human resource

management, to make your business successful and sustainable. Social Media Day: social amplification 17 March Brussels, Belgium A successful business today needs a strong social media strategy. Without the use of Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat, you and your business are missing out on a potential exposure for your brand. During this conference professional speakers from the new social media industry will teach you about how to set up a strong and solid approach to social media.

Energy efficiency in private housing 17 March Brussels, Belgium A collaboration between the EBC and UIPI resulted in a successful series of roundtable conversations about financing and increasing energy efficiency in priIssue 27 | March 2016 | 63