Learning Opportunities

FBN NxG Summit

April 28, 2018 8:00 AM to May 01, 2018 5:00 PM

Dolce La Hulpe Brussels
Chaussee de Bruxelles 135
1310 La Hulpe, Belgium,



This year the Summit Theme is
...
#Setsail: navigating the waves of change into the future.

An Opportunity you cannot miss!

  • Get unique insights into Belgian family businesses across four (optional) Learning Journeys and be welcomed by the owners in Antwerp, Bruges, Ghent and Brussels.
  • Discover Dolce La Hulpe where the summit is hosted.  The former technology R&D center of IBM in the Sonian forest is the perfect place to nourish your mind, body and spirit while reflecting on the future.
  • Engage in interactive learning sessions, get out of your comfort zone during experiential workshops, get inspired by first class keynote speakers and learn from family business cases from across the globe.
  • Experience the Belgian vibe and have fun:
    • Kick start in "Knokke Out Brussels"; the perfect mix between a bar, a restaurant and a night club to meet old and new friends
    • Taste Belgian traditions in "De Horn", a former traditional brewery
    • Finish by a closing Gala Evening hosted by a family member

Registration and accommodation:

  • Summit Fee per person: 1’250 Euros + 21% Belgian VAT
  • Learning Journeys fee per person: 700 Euros + 21% Belgian VAT
  • Accommodation is not included in the Summit fee and has to be booked and paid directly to Dolce La Hulpe via their online booking system: HOTEL BOOKING PLATFORM


The NxG Summit is exclusively reserved for NxG members of The Family Business Network (FBN), with an active membership, aged between 18 and 40 years old on the year of the Summit, listed as such in the FBN Xchange database. Registration is by invitation only.  Please look for your invitation from FBNi.

Participation is solely limited to members of family owned companies. Spouses and partners are considered as members and have to register as NxG participant to attend the Summit. They can attend social events only if they are registered to the NxG Summit. The same policy is applicable for Learning Journeys which are reserved for participants registered to the Summit.

Click here for detailed up-to-date information
Password:  Future

Still thinking about it?  Watch the trailer!

2018 is the Year the NxG will take you to places you thought you woud never go:
physically, mentally and socially.

The NXG Summit is a unique opportunity to meet your peers, share experiences,
exchange ideas, explore new opportunities and be inspired!