Conference venue

Both plenary and poster sessions will take place in building C of the Roeterseilandcomplex (REC) of the University of Amsterdam, located on the east side of the centre of Amsterdam. (Note: this is a change from the original location which is closed for construction work!)

Roeterseilandcomplex: ponsor & poster area (photo: Monique Kooijmans)
Sponsor & poster area
(photo: Monique Kooijmans)

How to get there

The venue can be easily reached by metro (lines 51-53-54, Weesperplein station) and by tram (9, 14: Plantage Lepellaan stop; 7, 10: Weesperplein stop).


Nieuwe Achtergracht 127, 1018 WS Amsterdam, The Netherlands. All conference locations are in the C building. The easiest entrance is by approaching from Sarphatistraat (close to the stop of trams 7 & 10).

Registration desk

The registration desk will be located in the same building as the lecture hall (C104).

You will receive your conference badge, as well as  the conference handbook and general information. The conference badge should be worn at all times.

The Registration Desk will be open at the following times:

Tuesday June 30th 15:00 – 17:30
Wednesday July 1st 07:45 – 16:00
Thursday July 2nd 07:45 – 16:00
Friday July 3rd 07:45 – 16:00

Instructions for presenters

Please locate your session room at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the session. The chairperson’s role is to facilitate the smooth running of the session and to encourage and monitor debate when appropriate.


A message board will be located next to the Registration Desk during the conference and you are encouraged to check it regularly.

Internet access

There will be wireless internet access in the building through Eduroam and by guest accounts for those who have not set up an Eduroam connection through their home institution.