Practical Information

REGISTRATION

You can find out more about registration and conference fees here.


VENUES

Have a look at our venues on our conference map!

Thursday, 9 November 2017

Ghent City Hall
Botermarkt 1, 9000 Ghent, Belgium

Friday, 10 November 2017

STAM - Stadsmuseum Gent (Ghent City Museum)
Godshuizenlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium

Belga Queen
Graslei 10, 9000 Ghent, Belg

Saturday, 11 November 2017

MSK - Museum voor Schone Kunst (Museum of Fine Arts Ghent)
Hofbouwlaan 28, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
(This is the address for the museums' back entrance, which we ask you to use)

SMAK - Stedelijke Museum voor Actuele Kunst (Municipal Museum of Contemporary Art Ghent)
Jan Hoetplein 1, 9000 Ghent, Belgium

Provinciehuis (Provincial Government Building)
Gouvernementstraat 1, 9000 Ghent, Belgium


TRAVEL

By Train

There are two main stations

  • Gent Sint-Pieters, tram line 1 towards Wondelgem Industrieweg takes you directly to the historic city centre (station: "Korenmarkt"), travel time: 17 minutes
  • Dampoort Station, the bus lines 3, 17, 38 and 39 take you directly to the historic city centre (station: "Korenmarkt"), travel time: 12 minutes
By Plane

Ghent does not have its own airport, but you can arrive at one of the two Brussels airports and travel into the city

  • Brussels Zaventem Airport - The largest airport in Belgium with a train station directly connected to it. You can
    • take a direct train to Ghent Sint-Pieters, trains run every 30 minutes, travel time: 1 hour
    • switch trains in Brussels North (Bruxelles-Nord) or Brussels South Station (Bruxelles-Midi/Bruxelles-Zuid), trains run every 10-20 minutes, travel time: approx. 1 hour
  • Brussels South Charleroi Airport - A smaller airport, further outside of Brussels.
    • A bus will take you to Charleroi-Sud train station from where you can travel to Brussels North or South station and continue to Ghent, travel time: approx. 2 hours

ACCOMMODATION

There is a hotel contigent particularly reserved for participants until 28 September 2017. If you would like to use a room from the contingent, please book directly with the hotel (contact points indicated below) and use the reservation code "NEMOconference2017" when booking your room. Reservations after the deadline may differ in price and availability.

Ibis Gent Opera
  • single room: 100€ per room per night (breakfast and city tax included)
  • double room: 118€ per room per night (breakfast and city tax included)

Reservations for Ibis Gent Opera: Ruben Maes, H1455-re@accor.com, phone: +32 9 233 0000
Reservation Code: NEMOconference2017

Ibis Gent Sint-Baafs Kathedraal
  • single room: 92€ per room per night (breakfast and city tax included)
  • double room: 110€ per room per night (breakfast and city tax included)

Reservations for Ibis Gent Kathedraal: Sveinhildur Torfadottir, H0961-re@accor.com, phone: +32 9 233 0000
Reservation Code: NEMOconference2017