Practical information

Venue symposium (11-12 September):

Auditorium OEHOE
Faculty of bioscience engineering, Ghent University
Coupure Links 653
9000 Ghent

Venue Workshop (13-15 September):

Hugo Van der Goesstraat 17A
9000 Ghent

Getting to Ghent

Coming from Brussels or Brussels airport you can take a train to Ghent. Get off at Gent Sint Pieter station, Visit the NMBS website for info on the schedule

How to get at the venue

The easiest way to get to the symposium is the tram: tram 2 or tram 4, stop ‘Rozemarijnbrug’.
To get to the workshop, the busses 5, 53, 54, 55 and 58  halte ‘tolpoort’, is very near the venue.
There is also a parking available at the faculty of bioscience engineering, but the places will be limited.
People attending the workshop may rent a bicycle at one of the rental stations in the city. To reserve a bicycle for rental: (e-mail
For public transportation you may consult the optimal routes at the site of de lijn
All locations of the venues, hotels and other practical locations can be consultend on the map:


Following hotel in Ghent provide a special price for the congress:

 Please book using the link above to get the discount