Practical information


The conference will be held in the Sint-Baafshuis (Biezekapelstraat 2, 9000 Ghent), next to the beautiful Sint-Baafskathedraal.



Speakers will be lodged at the IBIS Hotel Gent Centrum St. Baafs Kathedraal (Limburgstraat 2) just on the other side of Sint-Baafsplein (the cathedral square), a few seconds walk from the conference venue.

How to get there

From Brussels Airport – Zaventem

By train – Brussels Airport-Zaventem station is located on level -1 of the terminal, at a small distance from the arrivals hall (2nd floor) and the departures hall (3rd floor). The travel time for direct trains to Ghent is 54 min.

From Brussels Airport – Charleroi

By bus – Nine times a day a shuttle bus travels between Charleroi Airport and Bruges via Ghent. The bus service is offered by The bus stops at the back side of the Gent-Sint-Pieters railway station. The bus ride takes about 90 min.

By train – With a combined ticket, you can take a bus transfer outside the terminal to the railway station Charleroi-South in 20 min. From there, a train ride to Ghent takes approximately 90 min.