the conference center is near the highway between Brussels and Antwerp. See the map
- Mechelen can be reached easily from most Belgian railway stations.
- Mechelen is a stop on the international line Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Antwerp, Brussels.
- Travelers from the UK, France and Germany can take the Eurostar/Thalys to Brussels Midi and take a train to Mechelen (25-30 min from Brussels)
- You can take a bus or taxi from the train station to the conference center or carpool with other conference participants. Bus 280 "Mechelen-Vilvoorde" stops right in front of the Elewijt Center, a blocky building (see the pictures below and the plan of the center).
Brussels airport can be reached from most international airports. A taxi will bring you to the conference center in +/- 25 minutes.
If you're looking for or can provide a ride from/to the conference center, add your name to the Carpooling page.
Staying in Mechelen
The conference center has a number of hotel rooms on site. There is a large choice of hotels in Mechelen. The conference organizers can help you to find and book accomodation.