UHasselt - The Old Prison / Oude Gevangenis

Martelarenlaan 42, 3500 Hasselt

How to get there?

by public transport : we highly recommend to come to the Symposium by public transport. There are regular direct trains between the main cities in Belgium (Antwerp, Brussels, Brussels-Airport, Ghent, Liège,...) and Hasselt. Train schedules can be found on the website of NMBS. The venue is easily accessible from Hasselt station through a 15 minutes walk, by Blue-bike (with membership) or by bus Boulevardpendel (take the bus right at the exit of the stairs and go out at Dusartplein).

by car: there is a Q-Park parking below Dusartplein, at 50m of the venue. Follow Parking Dusart.

Where to stay?

To ensure a pleasant stay during the symposium, we can recommend the hotels listed below, all within walking distance of the venue.

Holiday Inn

Holiday Inn Express

Radisson Blue


Hotel The Century

Charm hotel Het Menneke

Charm hotel t Hemelhuys

Charm hotel Villa Saporis

Youth Hostel H Hasselt

A more extensive list of accomodations and general information about Hasselt can be found on

Virtual participation

For those who want to attend the conference, but want to avoid excessive environmental impact by taking a plane,
are not in the ability to leave their country
or have limited financial means,
we offer the
option to participate in the Fall Symposium
in a remote way, both for active contributions and for attendees of the Symposium

more information soon