Family Forums

FBN North America offers world-class Family Forums two times a year across North America. These 2 day forums are highly interactive and packed with highly regarded subject matter experts, facilitators and family speakers. Forum themes and topics are selected by members to ensure they are highly relevant and applicable to families with family enterprises. Networking opportunities are vast from peer dialogue sessions, community exchange, family-hosted social events and family business tours. Next Generation programming is offered at all events.

unique Features to FBN:

  • There are no sponsors at these events so all interaction is with peers and thought leaders

  • Confidentiality is expected and agreed upon by all so families can share openly

  • Every session is created to add value for families and therefore includes networking/sharing and implementation activities


As a Member of the Family Business Network you will have exclusive access to:

  • International members’ directory – network with other families

  • Forum – exchange ideas & best practices with your peers

  • Next generation – events & activitiesResource center – learn from a wide range of content on family business

  • Events – international, regional & national events

  • FBN eNews – our online magazine

  • Careers – sign up for/offer an internship


Upcoming 2019 Family Forums

"Taking Stock:  Governance, NxG + The Family Enteprise"
March 14-15, 2019
La Jolla, California
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"The Impact + Spirit of Enterprising Families"
September 19-20, 2019
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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