About the Committee
“Women’s entrepreneurship and the new issues of environment, health and quality of life.”
The Prince Souverain Albert II
C’est avec infiniment de plaisir que la Principauté de Monaco accueillera en 2017 le Comité Mondial FCEM sur le thème de « L’entreprenariat féminin face aux nouveaux enjeux de l’environnement, de la santé et de la qualité de vie »
Je félicite les membres de l’Association des Femmes Chefs d’Entreprises de Monaco et à leur téte leur Présidente, pour cette initiative et tiens à remercier chacune des membres de Monaco pour leur implication en vue de lexcellence des réunions qui se dérouleront en Principauté.
Je sais que les Femmes Chefs d’Entreprises de Monaco ont la chance d’appartenir à ce réseau mondial unique où elles peuvent partager leurs expériences, enrichir leurs connaissances et réunir leurs voix.
Une fois de plus – s’il en était besoin – ces événements prouveront que les Femmes ont toute leur place dans le monde des affaires.
Je forme donc le voeu que cette rencontre soit porteuse d’idées nouvelles, de projets d’avenir et de défis à relever. Que chacune puisse saisir cette chance pour faire de leurs ambitions des réalisations.
Je souhaite également que ce rendez-vous soit l’occasion pour découvrir ou redécouvrir mon pays; une Principauté enrichie par ses femmes engagées, volontaires et déterminées à entreprendre.
Joëlle BACCIALON president of the AFCEM association
Under the high patronage of His Most Serene Highness, The Prince Albert II, it is in Monaco, whose influence extends around the globe, that the Association “FCEM” – Women Business Owners will hold its next World Committee meeting, from March 14-17 2017 at the Méridien Beach Plaza Hôtel. The theme of the Conference will be :
“Female entrepreneurship in the face of new challenges in the environment, health and quality of life.”
This Worldwide Committee aims to create an arena for reflection on business, with special emphasis on the environment, health and attractivity. This will enable several hundred participants from differing horizons to meet together and share their business acumen and experience.
The event will provide the opportuity to build friendly links and to establish synergies and business partnerships with women from all over the world – women who are often outstanding in that, in the course of their careers and activities, they have displayed courage, tenacity, intelligence and innovation and thereby demonstrated the strength of female entrepreneurship.
During the four days of the event, we offer a high-level programme with the accent on opportunities in the environmental economy, development of poles of excellence and the importance of services and attractivity.
These themes will be developed in the form of open conferences and round table meetings.
During the Conference, the FCEM Committee will elect its next Worldwide President. Mrs Laura Frati Gucci, who has been our excellent leader for three two-year mandates, will organise the transfer of her responsibilities, due to take effect in the month of November 2017. This is a very important time for our Association, which is, without doubt, the longest established and largest assocation of female business owners in the world.
This will be a unique and ideal location in which to reinforce the exchange of best practice amongst the national associations, in a wide-ranging framework of friendship and solidarity amongst women who share a common interest : the spirit of enterprise.
To facilitate this, Monaco will provide you with an enchanting setting, exceptional infrastructure and unique ambience of a cosmopolitan city in which the concept of living well together becomes a reality.
Do join us and, through your participation, contribute to the success of this major event, which the “Association des Femmes Chefs d’Entreprises de Monaco” has organised for you using all its energy and affection for FCEM.
Laura Frati Gucci president of Mondiale FCEM
2017 is going to be a very important year for the whole world, with a slowdown in economic growth, elections in many of the principal nations and many changes and renegotiations such as BREXIT and the Transatlantic Partnership of Trade and Investment (TPTI).
FCEM is an international think tank of women business owners and the Association forms a worldwide “hub,” founded 71 years ago with the central aim of creating social and economic connections and opportunities throughout Europe, Africa, America and Asia.
As well as putting power into the hands of women, FCEM also represents the implementation of strategies for the development of worldwide projects, giving women access to education and giving them the chance to develop their capabilities and knowledge.
Delegates will be able to attend three workshops : “Attractivity, quality of welcome and service,” “Environment and urbanism” and “Medical tourism, beacon of luxury healthcare and sport.”
At all the round table events, we shall share ideas on the need for economic actors and politicians to strive for the development of co-operation with private companies and to work together in synergy to establish new strategies and a new social structure for the benefit of all.
Take part in this event to discover new strategies enabling women to develop, to meet other women leaders and share in their common ideals of independence, knowledge, generosity and integrity.
Join us at this outstanding event, organised under the High Patronage of His most Serene Highness, Prince Albert II of Monaco.