Program of clubs,

study groups and associations

25 May 2023 (Thursday)

14:30 - 19:00 hrs:
Public meeting of the Berlin Philatelic Club of 1888 including award of the Lindenberg medals 2019-2023 (Hotel Bredeney).

19.00-21.30 hrs:
Members' Meeting of the IFSDA - Hotel Bredeney

19.00-22.00 hrs:
Annual general meeting of the APHV.
Marktschänke Steele, Dreiringplatz 6, 45276 Essen, Germany.
(for members and invited guests only)

26 May 2023 (Friday)

10.30-11.15 hrs:
Briefmarkenfreunde Düsseldorf: Award of the Carlrichard Brühl Medal (Room C).

11.30-12.15 hrs:
Daniel Piazza. Chief Curator of the Smithsonian National Postal Museum, Washington: The Smithsonian's international philatelic collections with a focus on significant Germany collections (Room C)

12.30-13.15 hrs:
Dr. Yamil H. Kouri, Jr. RDP / Mr. Mark Butterline: Presentation of the BOSTON 2026 World Expo (Room C).

13.15-14:00 hrs:
Wayne Menuz, UPSS United Postal Stationary Society, meeting of representatives of clubs and associations in the field of postal stationery philately (Room C).

14.00-16.00 hrs:
Meeting of the India Study Circle (Room C).

27 May 2023 (Saturday)

10.00-11.30 hrs:
General Assembly of the Académie Européenne de Philatélie (Room C).

11.30-13.30 hrs:
Annual General Meeting ForGe UNOP (Room C).

13.00 hr:
ARGE Spain, Annual Meeting 2023
Intercity Hotel Essen, conference room "Kettwig".

13.30-14.30 hrs:
AIJP Congress (Room C)

14.30-16.00 hrs:
Meeting & Presentation of the FIP Literature Commission: The new FIP-.
Regulations for Literature exhibitors. Key Note Speaker: Ari Muhonen
(Room C, following the AIJP Congress)

15.00 hr:
General meeting of the Arge USA/Canada,
Intercityhotel Essen, Hachestraße 10, 45127 Essen, Germany

15.00 hr:
Reception of the Royal Philatelic Society London.
Hall Ruhr, Messe Essen, Congress Centre, 1st floor.
(for Members, Fellows and interested guests)

28 May 2023 (Sunday)

9.30-14.00 hrs:
Arge Romania, Symposium (Hotel Bredeney).

10.00-12.00 hrs:
Annual General Meeting INFLA Berlin (Room C).

10.00-11.30 hrs:
Annual general meeting ArGe Kolonialpostwertzeichen (Hotel Bredeney, club room)

13.00 hr:
Lunch Club de Monte-Carlo
Casino Zollverein, Gelsenkirchener Str. 181, 45309 Essen, Germany
(for members and their accompanying persons only)

13.00-15.00 hrs:
FIP Open Philately Work Group, FIP Qualifying Seminar (Room D/E).

13.00-15.00 hrs:
FIP Postal History Commission, FIP Qualifying Seminar (Room K)

13.00-17.00 hrs:
Meeting ArGe Fiskalphilatelie (Room C)

15.00-17.00 hrs:
FIP Traditional Commission, FIP Qualifying Seminar (Room D/E)

15.00-17.00 hrs:
FIP Postal Stationery Commission (Room K)