General Information

Congress Venue

Steigenberger Wiltcher's
71, Avenue Louise 
1050 Brussels, Belgium
Tel: +32 2 54242 42


Monday, 28 October - Tuesday, 29 October 2019


The official language of the Congress is English

Congress Kit and Name Badge

Upon registration you will receive a Congress kit that includes the printed material of the Congress and your name badge. Please wear your name badge at all times during the Congress and to all official Congress events.


October is a pretty warm month considering the location and the time of the year, with high temperatures of 15oC and with low temperatures of about 8oC.

Transportation from Airport to Congress Venue 

Brussels has two international airports; Brussels Zaventem Airport (BRU) and Brussels Charleroi Airport (CRL). Both airports are well connected to the city centre. 
From Brussels Zaventem Airport:
By public transportation
Brussels Charleroi Airport
By public transportation:


Participants from certain countries may require a visa in order to travel to Belgium, Participants are requested to check with their local Belgium Consulate/Embassy well in advance of their travel date. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa as necessary.

Invitation Letters

Official letters of invitation designed to assist with obtaining an entry visa can be downloaded from the Congress website - see Invitation Letter. Please note that such letters do not represent a commitment on the part of the Organising Committee or Congress to provide any financial assistance. 

Liability & Insurance

The Congress secretariat and organizers cannot accept any liability for personal accidents or loss of/damage to private property of participants of FSSC-2019.

Dress Code

Informal for all occasions.

Congress Secretariat 

Tel UK:  +44-203-051-4032 ext.519
Tel US:  +1-857-400-0035   ext.519