Programme

The XXXV AIBI Congresswill set in Versailles, an internationally known town for historical wealth and French art of living. The castle of Versailles, the gardens, the Trianon Palace hotel and the Royal Stables will be the major areas of the stay. You will also have the chance to discover or rediscover Paris by night as well as an emblematic building of the 21th century: The Vuitton Foundation, an exceptional site for art and culture.

Thursday, May 25, 2017

 

14:00-19:30 : Opening of the reception at TrianonPalace Hotel

Welcoming hostess will greet you in the hall. She will provide you preliminary informations about the congress and will be at your disposal to guide you.

 

 

20:00 : Welcome cocktail & dinner « à la française »

 

Friday, May 26, 2017

For delegates

09:00-13:00:

Congress atTrianon Palace Hotel

 

For partners

09:00-13:00:

Guided tour of Paris
Shopping in Paris

 

 

For all

13:00-14:00: Lunch at the hotel

 

14:00-18:00: Visit of the Château de Versailles

The château de Versailles , a classic art masterpiece, is one of the most renowned monuments of the global heritage. Simple hunting  pavilion under the reign of Louis XIII, transformedby Louis XIV andbeautified by several generations of architects, sculptors, ornementalists and landscapers, with the  « Galerie des Glaces », the royal apartmentsand the museum of French History, Versailles offers a wonderful showcase of French sophistication

 

 

19:30: Dinner-cruise on the Seine

On a stunning boat combining modernity and Parisian elegance, embark on an unforgettable dinner-cruise on the Seine, the most beautiful avenue in the world! A special moment to enjoy the prettiest views of Paris and discover the glory of the most celeb monuments of the City of Lights such as : the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre museum, the place “De la Concorde”, the “Conciergerie”oreven Notre Dame de Paris.

 

 

 

 

23:00: Return to the Hotel

Saturday, May 27, 2017

For delegates :

09:30-13:00:Congress at theTrianon Palace Hotel

 

 

For accompaniers :

09:30-13:00:Animations about theFrench art of living

 

 

 

For all :

13:00-14:00:Lunch at the hotel

  

 

14:00-18:00:Visit of Louis Vuitton Foundation

“To build a wonderful vesselin Paris with symbolizes the French cultural vocation” was the ambition of Franck Gehry, designerof this architectural challenge. This 12.000m² vanguard buildingshelters 11 galleries, hosting multiple collections and exposition of contemporary art.

 

 

 

19:30:Bartabas equestrian showand gala dinner

Created by Bartabas in 2003, the National equestrian academy of Versailles is a very unique “corps de ballet”.Its main originality lies in the confrontation of various artistic disciplines, such as dancing, singing, fencing ot he Kuydo, traditional Japanese archery. The equestrian show « La Voie de l’écuyer », choreographed by Bartabas reflects the daily work of this company-school.

 

 

 

23:30: Return to the Hotel

 

Sunday, May 28, 2017

 

 

 

Breakfast at the hotel and departure.