The conference will take place at Erasmus University Rotterdam, Woudestein Campus, Van der Goot building, M2-12. Hotel Novotel Rotterdam Brainpark is within walking distance of the Woudestein Campus. Hotel Emma is easily accessible by Metro.

Hotel Emma***

Since 30 years a small, friendly 3-star hotel in the very heart of Rotterdam. Your host Luigi Orsini and his team will ensure that you get a friendly reception and that you will really feel at home. This carefully upholds a family hospitality tradition of 75 years standing.

Rotterdam Railway Stations: 15 minutes walking distance


Nieuwe Binnenweg 6
NL-3015 BA Rotterdam
Tel.: +31-(0)10-436 55 33
Fax: + 31-(0)10-253 25 71

From Rotterdam Central Station to hotel EMMA

Take tram 5 direction Willemsplein. Get off at Eendrachtsplein (2nd stop). The hotel is near the tram stop.


Take tram 4 direction Marconiplein/Broersvest. Get off at Eendrachtsplein (2nd stop). The hotel is near the tram stop.

From hotel EMMA to Erasmus University Rotterdam

Take the metro (subway) from subwaystation Eendrachtsplein (direction Capelle a/d IJssel, Zevenkamp, Ommoord, or Nesselande). Get off at Station Kralingse Zoom. Take the stairs to the upper level. There are two ways to leave the upper deck. Take the stairs on the left-hand side. The university is within walking distance.

Novotel Rotterdam Brainpark ****

The Novotel Rotterdam Brainpark is a modern, non-smoking, 4-star hotel with free parking  and located on A16 motorway close to Erasmus University. The hotel is easily accessible, located 5 minutes by car or 15 minutes on public transport from the center of Rotterdam. We are ideally situated for business trips, meetings, conferences and weekend breaks. Guests will feel perfectly at home in our modern rooms, excellent restaurant and stylish bar. You can also work out while enjoying great views of the Rotterdam skyline from our fitness center on the 17th floor.


K.P. van der Mandelelaan 150
NL-3062 MB Rotterdam
Tel.: +31-(0)10–250 90 02
Fax: +31-(0)10–253 25 71

From Rotterdam Central Station to hotel Novotel

Metro: get off at Beurs and walk to the Calandlijn (you stay underground). Then take the metro eastward (direction Capelsebrug, Ommoord or Nesselande), stop Kralingse Zoom. From here it is a 10 minute walk to the hotel and to the university.