2024 Sorrento Annual Congress


This year our Congress will be held in Sorrento, Italy

Continuing Professional Education 
A number of CPE points and academic hours of professional education will be awarded for attendance at the conference by the local professional associations. Please contact Harriet Taylor after the conference for a certificate of attendance, which you can forward to the relevant organisation as evidence.  

If you have any queries or would like further information, please contact Harriet Taylor


Registration Fees Booking Price
Category € Total inc. 22% VAT
Full Member 1,720 + 378.40 VAT = 1945.90
Full Member *Italian 1,376 + 302.72 VAT = 1,556.72
Academic Member 860 + 189.20 VAT = 973.56
Eastern European Member 860 + 189.20 VAT = 973.56
Young Member 860 + 189.20 VAT = 973.56
Judicial Member 860 + 189.20 VAT = 973.56
Financier Member 860 + 189.20 VAT = 973.56
Non-member 2,075 + 456.50 VAT = 2,379
Non-member *Italian 1,376 + 302.72 VAT = 1,556.72
Accompanying guest 400 + 88 VAT = 488

Accompanying Guest
Delegates are welcome to bring one accompanying guest per person, please be aware this does not include access to the technical sessions. Accompanying guests are eligible to attend the following social events:

- Thursday 3 October: Welcome Drinks Reception and Dinner
- Friday 4 October: Young Members Drinks Reception
- Saturday 5 October: 5km Run
- Saturday 5 October: Lunch 
- Saturday 5 October: Gala Evening 

Cancellation of Attendance

Refunds will not be given for any cancellation received after Friday 26 July although it will be permissible for registrations to be transferred within organisations.

To reserve your bedroom at the corporate rate, please download this form and email it to the hotel reservation team

This year our Congress will be held at the Hilton Sorrento Palace Hotel, Via Rivolo S.Antonio, 13, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy.

The hotel is a 15 minute walk from the historic heart of Sorrento, overlooking the Bay of Naples and the dramatic Sorrento Coast. 

You can find Hilton Sorrento Palace's Sustainability Contribution statement here. Furthermore, the INSOL Europe Caring for the Environment statement can be found here

Make the most of your visit to Sorrento and book a local tour, we recommend using GetYourGuide to browse the various options such a "Pasta & Tiramasu Cookery Class" or perhaps a "Mount Vesuvius Vineyard Tour" and don't forget there is also the opportunity to explore the Ancient Ruins of Pompei. 

Download the draft Technical Programme (subject to change) here.

The full programme including social events and additional meetings is shown below.

Date Start Time End Time Session Title
Wed 2 Oct 14:00 17:00 Executive Meeting *invitation only
Wed 2 Oct 18:00 22:00 Council Drinks Reception & Dinner *invitation only
Thur 3 Oct 09:00 13:00 Council Meeting *invitation only
Thur 3 Oct 09:00 17:00 Judicial Wing Meeting *invitation only
Thur 3 Oct 15:15 16:15 Working Group: Turnaround, Restructuring & Insolvency Practitioners Group *please register
Thur 3 Oct 15:15 16:15 Working Group: Eastern European Countries Committee *please register
Thur 3 Oct 15:15 16:15 Working Group: Insolvency Tech & Digital Assets Wing *please register
Thur 3 Oct 16:30 17:30 Working Group: Anti-Fraud Forum *please register
Thur 3 Oct 16:30 17:30 Working Group: Financiers Group *please register
Thur 3 Oct 16:30 17:30 Country Co-ordinators Meeting *invitation only
Thur 3 Oct 18:00 18:30 Ordinary General Meeting *members only
Thur 3 Oct 18:30 19:00 Sponsors Drinks Reception *sponsors only
Thur 3 Oct 19:00 22:00 Welcome Drinks Reception & Dinner
Thur 3 Oct 19:30   New Attendees Group Photo
Fri 4 Oct 09:00 17:00 Main Plenary Session
Fri 4 Oct 11:30 13:00 Breakout sessions *please register
Fri 4 Oct 18:30 20:30 Young Members Drinks Reception *please register, members <45 years only
Sat 5 Oct 07:30 08:30 5KM Run *please register
Sat 5 Oct 09:00 13:00 Main Plenary Session
Sat 5 Oct 19:00 00:00 Gala Evening: Drinks Reception, Dinner & Dancing *please register


Distance from Naples International Airport: 54km

There are various different transportation options between Naples Airport and Sorrento: Taxi, Bus, Train or Ferry. We have included details for the two most convenient options below, however more information can be found here.

Airport Shuttle Bus Service: 10 euros each way / 75 minutes

The economical and sustainable way to reach Sorrento is via the airport shuttle service which must be pre-booked online using the following link.

Outbound: The shuttle runs 8 times per day from Naples Airport between 09.00 – 19.30. The bus arrives at Sorrento Train Station, which is a 10 minute walk from the Congress Hotel. Please be aware this is uphill so suitable footwear is required.

Inbound: The shuttle runs 8 times per day from Sorrento Train Station between 06.30 – 16.30. The bus arrives at Naples Airport, immediately outside the terminal.

Taxi: 150 euros each way / 60 minutes
The fastest way to reach Sorrento is via taxi, there is a dedicated airport taxi rank immediately outside the arrivals hall. We always recommend car sharing wherever possible to reduce emissions and divide the cost!

Sustainable Travel
If you are flying to Italy, we have published some information about how to carbon-offset your flights on our website here.

Travel & Health Insurance 
It is the attendee's responsibility to be adequately insured in case of claims pertaining to travel/accidents for the duration of their visit.  

2024 Sorrento Congress Technical Committee Co-Chairs:

  • Bart De Moor, Strelia, Belgium – Council member & Country Coordinator
  • Rita Gismondi, Gianni & Origoni, Italy – Country Coordinator

2024 Sorrento Congress Technical Committee members:

  • Andri Antoniou, CRI Group, Cyprus – Country Coordinator
  • Giorgio Corno, Studio Corno Avvocati, Italy - President
  • Incoronata Cruciano, Schiebe und Collegen, Germany – Council member & Country Coordinator
  • Klaudia Fratczak-Kospin, WKB Wierciński, Kwieciński, Baehr, Poland – YMG Co-Chair
  • Jan Lilius, Hannes Snellman Attorneys, Finland - Council member & Country Coordinator
  • Justice Catarina Macchi, Civil Court of Milan, Italy – Judicial Wing member
  • Prof. Patrizia Riva, Studio Patrizia Riva, Italy – Council member
  • Prof. Rodrigo Rodriguez, Universität Luzern, Switzerland – Co-opted director & Academic Forum Chair
  • Sabina Schellenberg, Froriep, Switzerland – Council member & Country Coordinator
With thanks to our Sponsors
Main Sponsor
Congress General Sponsors


Gala Dinner Sponsor
Gala Reception Sponsor
Welcome Reception & Dinner Sponsor
Lunch Sponsors

Technical Sponsors

5km Run Sponsor
YMG Sponsor
Local Sponsor Firms
Coffee Break Sponsors

Anti-Fraud Forum Sponsor
Insolvency Tech & Digital Assets Wing Sponsor
Academic Forum Sponsor
Supported by

Sponsorship Opportunities: For an up-to-date list of the sponsorship opportunities
for the Annual Congress, please contact Hannah Denney (hannahdenney@insol-europe.org)

Links to the following documents will be available nearer the time of the event:
• PowerPoint Slides
• Delegate List (Password protected)
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