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The conference will take place in Utrecht, a historic and beautiful city in the center of the Netherlands. You will be welcomed with an opening ceremony at the Dom church in the city center. The next days, the symposium will continue at De Uithof, the campus area of Utrecht University.


The conference venue is Utrecht, a city in the heart of the Netherlands. A city with a beautiful centre including its typical canals, wharfs storage facilities ('werfkelders') with the main streets and houses on top of it, and of course the Dom tower and Dom church.

Utrecht University, founded in 1636 is inextricably linked with the city, with many historical locations downtown and a modern University campus, called De Uithof, also known as Utrecht Science Park. 

An impression of the location: Utrecht city in The Netherlands
(Click to enlarge; © Copyright UU)

Hotel accommodation

Several hotel accommodations can be found in Utrecht city center as well as in the surrounding. Suggestions can be found at the related page.

Please note that hotel bookings via ITB is only possible until June 24!

Discover Utrecht

Utrecht is a great city; worth exploring! Do you have some time left to spend in Utrecht? For sure you’ll have a great time discovering the nice places of Utrecht city. Climbing the Dom Tower, visiting one of the musea, or have a drink along the water at one of the cafes or restaurants located in the wharf cellar houses.

Visit the website ‘Visit Utrecht’ to have a look for activities and places of interest. Also practical information like travelling, restaurants and overnight stay can be found at the site.

If you visit Utrecht for the first time, or you have been here before, there is always enough to see and enjoy!

Last updated at May 19 2018 19:55