President Wei to participate in NORCECA Congress
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, September 27, 2011 – The FIVB
President Jizhong Wei will arrive in Dominican Republic next
Thursday to participate as special guest in the Elective NORCECA
Congress set to be held in Punta Cana on October 6-8.
FIVB First Vice President and NORCECA President Cristobal Marte
Hoffiz, who is running for a new four-year term, made the
announcement on Tuesday.
Marte Hoffiz said it will be a pleasure to have President Wei
back in Dominican Republic as he recalled the ocassion of the
FIVB Executive Committee and Board of Administration meetings
two years ago also in Punta Cana.
During his stay in Santo Domingo, accompanied by several
volleyball world leaders, Mr Wei will visit the NORCECA
headquarters and will meet with the local and international
“Mr Wei will have a busy schedule during the weekend and in the
next few days we will be giving the final touches to the
organization of the Congress and the Development Seminar for
National Federations Category I and II,” Marte Hoffiz said.
The volleyball leaders that will also have been invited to the
Congress include FIVB Second Executive Vice President Mr
Theofanis Tsiokris, FIVB Treasurer and CEV President Mr Aryen
Meyer and South American Confederation President Dr Ary
Graça da Silva.