Milan confirmed as host of 34th FIVB World Congress
Lausanne, Switzerland, February 13, 2014 – The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) has confirmed that Milan, Italy will host the 2014 FIVB World Congress from October 31 to November 1.
The 34th FIVB World Congress will bring together members
of the international volleyball family over the two day period and will be
preceded by a one day workshop for all national federations on October 30.
The FIVB World Congress is the Federation's supreme
governing body and is held every two years, with the last, an elective
Congress, held in Anaheim (USA) in 2012. The 2012 FIVB World Congress elected Dr.
Ary S. Graça F° of Brazil as the fourth President of the international sport
federation, succeeding China’s Jizhong Wei as the head of the organisation.
Further details of the 2014 FIVB World Congress and an
online registration process will be made available through FIVB.org at a later