LOCATION AND ACCOMMODATION
Host City - Delft
The historic town of Delft is reached in one hour from Amsterdam airport.
The venue of the Congress will be the Aula Conference Centre of the
Delft University of Technology, which is located at the heart of the
University campus and in walking distance from the Delft city centre
and public transport facilities.
Aula Conference Centre
Delft is a highly attractive tourist destination and offers a range of
classical and modern accommodations in different price categories. Participants should book their own accomodation.
Website hotels Delft
Website hotels Den Haag
How to get there
Delft is situated between The Hague and Rotterdam and accessible by
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (circa 55 km from Delft) or the small
Rotterdam Airport Zestienhoven (circa 15 km from Delft) or by route A13
The Hague - Rotterdam.
The Netherlands has a good public transport system and Delft can be
reached from Schiphol Airport in one hour.
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There is a wireless network facility in the Aula Conference Centre.
The University Library next to the Aula provides internet facilities too.
Travel information for The Netherlands
Passport and Visa requirements
Persons from most European countries and the USA can enter the
Netherlands without visas. In case of doubt check the requirements at
the closest Embassy or Consulate of the Netherlands to make your own
The official language in the Netherlands is Dutch.
The official language of the Congress will be English. No translation facilities will be available.
Bank and currency exchange
The currency is the Euro. Delegates may change foreign currency and
travellers' cheques at the airport upon arrival, at many banks located
in the centre of Delft and near the conference centre.
International credit cards are accepted for payment in most hotels and restaurants.
The organizers of the Congress strongly recommend that participants
arrange their own insurance for health, travel and property prior
departure from their country. The organizers will not accept any
liability for personal injury or for loss of, or damage to, property.
Electricity supply is 220V, European standard.
Climate and Clothing
Mild winters and summers characterize the climate. Average summer
temperature is 20-25°C in July. There may be showers and it is
therefore advisable to bring a jacket for day/evening time and an
Cycling through Delft
A nice and easy way to move around in Delft is by bike. At the Delft central railway station are bicycles for hire.
Country code for the Netherlands is ++31
For Delft ++3115 ….
Emergency call: 112