Meet the Team


 Elisabeth Van Ingelem, (+32) 02/549 50 51, [email protected] 

Elisabeth Van Ingelem, Director Convention & Association Bureau, has developed a close understanding of the needs of international meeting planners during the 8 years she has worked for



 Jan Lichota, (+32) 02/551 54 76, [email protected] 

Jan, Manager of the Association Bureau, is leading the development of the Bureau activities. He has put his varied educational background for The Brewers of Europe in Brussels as Legal Advisor for several years and has also been active in the fields of event management and journalism. He is also a university lecturer in his home country, Poland.



  Lara Grofils, (+32) 02/551 54 76, [email protected]

Lara joined end of last year. Her role is to engage international associations in Brussels around the Association Co-Space project, through good networking, community and event management, and partnerships.



Giulia Funari, (+32) 02/551 54 85, [email protected]

Giulia, the latest arrived in the Association Bureau, is the project manager of the European Association Summit and coordinator of the different activities dealt by the Bureau.



 Aya Ghazale, (+32) 02/549 55 14, [email protected] 

Aya is our new intern. Originaly from Lebanon, she is studyingTourism Management in ULB. She is supporting us on several projects and events and is taking part in the developement of our services.