Grand Opening

You are Welcome @ the Grand Opening!

With great pleasure we invite you to the

Official Opening of the European Bisexual Conference

When: Friday July 29, 2016
Starts at 9:45 and ends at 13.00
Free entrance
Where: Old Lutheran Church, Singel 411, corner Spui, 1012 WN Amsterdam

Sign language English-Dutch by Erika Zeegers-van der Weide (Het Roze Gebaar)

9.45 – 11.15


Sergio Belfor


Co Engberts, Boardmember Old Luthern Church
Evelyne Paradis, Executive Director ILGA-Europe
Irene Hemelaar, Director LGBTI-emancipation Amsterdam Gay Pride
Erwin Heyl & Barbara Oud, Chair and Programme manager EuroBiCon
The Official Opening by Simone Kukenheim, Vice Mayor of the City of Amsterdam


Vessel of Revolution
V.I.B. Angels

11.15 – 11.30 Comfort break

11.30 – 12.45

Panel Putting the B in LGBT*

Good practises on Campaigns, Pride, Research, Awareness and Institutional challenge



Anita Nanhoe, chair Rotterdam Pride



Leopold Lindelauff, çavaria (Belgium) on Institutional challenge
Raffaele Yona Ladu and Luigia Sasso, Lieviti (Italy) on Pride
Gerrit Jan Wielinga, COC (The Netherlands) on Campaigns
Valérie Baud, Bi’Cause (France) on Research
Carlos Castaño Rodriguez, Cogam and FELGBT (Spain) on Awareness

Thanks to translators: Soudeh Rad for Valérie Baud, Raffaele Yano Ladu for Luigia Sasso

Organised by: Hilde Vossen and Leopold Lindelauff, European Bisexual Network for Activists

Made possible by: Bob Angelo Fonds and Lutherse Kerk.


Flyer invitation for the Grand Opening
Invitation for the Grand Opening