Practical Information


Attendance is free and open to anyone, provided you register in advance by registering via our form.


The conference will be held at conference and meeting center Het Kasteel, Melkweg 1, in the city center. The presentations will be held in room 1.04. The poster sessions will be held in the Ante Chamber. A floor plan of the venue can be downloaded here.


If you travel via Schiphol Airport, you can take a direct train to Groningen every hour at 3 minutes past the hour. Every hour at 33 minutes past there is a train that requires you to change trains once (just crossing the platform in Zwolle). Click here for schedules. The train takes 2 hours and 10 minutes. Tickets can be bought at machines at the airport.Directions from the trainstation to the venue can be found here.



Hotels in Groningen

City Hotel ~100 EUR per night
Asgard ~100 EUR per night
De Doelen ~90 EUR per night
Martini Hotel ~75 EUR per night
Hotel Schimmelpenninck Huys ~70 EUR per night

Budget Hotels / Hostel

University Hotel ~65 EUR per night
Budget Hostels ~50 EUR per night
Simplon ~40 EUR per night
Friesland ~40 EUR per night

Bed and Breakfast

Gasten in het Atelier

Further B&Bs can be found here.