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FIM Europe Congress in Rome (Italy) – Day3

The 23rd FIM Europe Congress in Rome (Italy) finished successfully today with the Meetings of the Sporting and Non-Sporting Councils, the Management Council as well as the General Assembly in the afternoon.
There were 39 National Federations present and over 250 delegates.
Important decisions were taken, among them the approval of the 2016 Balance-sheet and of the 2017 Budget.
Comprehensive reports have been presented about the Sporting as well the Non-Sporting activities.
During the General Assembly there were the reports of Martin de Graaff, Michal Sikora, Silvio Manicardi and  Laurent Delbroek.
The FIM President Vito Ippolito addressed the audience as well as Wim van de Camp, member of the European Parliament.
In his speech the FMI President Giovanni Copioli brought the wishes of CONI President Giovanni Malagò who was saddened not be at the Congress but who wanted to make the audience know that he shares the FIM Europe aims.
“I am very pleased with the results of the Congress in Rome, where important decisions have been taken”, Dr Wolfgang Srb stated. “The cooperation during all these days was excellent and there was a pleasant atmosphere for all the delegates. Rome was a unique and most beautiful venue and I am sure that we will return one day”.
The 24th edition of the FIM Europe Congress will take place from 28th to 30th June in Nantes (France).

The General Assembly during the speech of FIM Europe President Dr Wolfgang Srb.

Above, the Sporting Council, below the Non-Sporting Council

The Management Council

Above, FIM Europe President Dr Wolfgang Srb with FMI President Giovanni Copioli
Below, a moment of the General Assembly

The live-streaming

FIM Europe President Dr Wolfgang Srb with FIM President Vito Ippolito

FIM Europe President Dr Wolfgang Srb with FMI President Giovanni Copioli

FIM Europe President Dr Wolfgang Srb with Wim van de Camp.

Below, Ippolito, Copioli and Van de Camp during their speeches.

FIM Europe President Dr Wolfgang Srb with Vice President Martin de Graaf and Secretary General Alessandro Sambuco.

The audience and, below, a moment of the speech of Vito Ippolito.

Some moments of FIM Europe President Dr Wolfgang Srb’s speech.

The first row of the audience, with, from the left, Vito Ippolito, FIM CEO Steve Aeschlimann, FIM Sport Director Fabio Muner, FMI President Giovanni Copioli, FIM Deputy CEO Richard Perret and Jos Driessen, member of the Board of Directors of FIM.

The speeches of Michal Sikora and, below, of Laurent Delbroek

The speeches of Martin de Graaff and, below, Silvio Manicardi

The speeches of Sebastien Poirier and, below, of Jan Stovicek

Yhe prize-giving for the anniversaries: to Belarusian Federation for its 20th Anniversary and, below, to Deutscher Motor Sport Bund for 20th Anniversary

The prize giving to Federatia Romana de Motociclism for its 90th Anniversary. Below, Silvio Manicardi gives to Wim van de Camp a USB memory stick with some important documents about Road Safety for Motorcyclists.

Alessandro Sambuco with Silvio Manicardi and, below, Martin de Graaff with Dr Wolfgang Srb.

From the left, Dr Srb and Martin de Graaff with the Russian delegates and, below, with Vito Ippolito.

The FIM Europe Management Council at the end of the General Assembly.

After the General Assembly, the Gala Dinner was held at the Terrazza Caffarelli, in the Musei Capitolini. In the photo above, the Director of the Musei Capitolini Dr Marina Mattei during her welcome speech with FIM Europe President Dr Wolfgang Srb.



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