Netherlands Bioinformatics Conference 2014

Netherlands Bioinformatics Conference 2014

Practical information

Route description & public transport

Route description and information about public transport can be found here

Please note: for people traveling by public transport: there is a train station in Lunteren. You can reach this station by taking the Valleilijn either from the station Amersfoort or from Ede-Wageningen. Note that this train is operated by Connexxion and not the NS. You can buy a normal train ticket to Lunteren or use your OV chipcard. Please be aware that if you use your OV chipcard you will have to first check-out for the NS and then check-in for Connexxion.

Shuttle busses

For people traveling by public transport: NBIC has arranged for a shuttle bus to bring you from train station Lunteren to the conference centre and viceversa. The shuttle bus will be available on:

  • Tuesday April 8: 8:30 - 9:15 h, evening: 18:15 - 18:45 h and 20:45 - 21:30 h
  • Wednesday April 9: 8:30 - 9:15 h and 17:00 - 17:30 h

Conference hotel

In case you are staying at the conference hotel, herewith some practical details:

  • Check-in time: April 8 around noon
  • Check-out time: April 9 before 9:00

Before check-in and after check-out you can leave your bags in the cloakroom or in one of the lockers available at De Werelt.

Breakfast will be served from 7:30 - 9:00

Poster sessions & demo's

Posters should be prepaired in A0 portrait format: height: 1189 mm (46.81 inches) and width: 841 mm (33.11 inches). For the application showcase: please bring your own laptop!
• Poster set up (room Europa): April 8, 10:45 - 11:30 h
• Poster session (main hall): April 8, 18:30 - 21:00 h
• Poster dismantle (room Europa): April 9, 17:00 h

Wireless interenet & Twitter

Wireless internet is freely available via KPN-HotSpots. On Twitter please use #NBIC2014 as hashtag.

Job vacancy board

If you have job vacancies or if you are looking for a job, you can put your job advertisement or CV/profile on the vacancy board located in the main hall!

Registration desk

The registration desk opens at 9:00 and is located in the main hall

Contact us

If you have any questions about your registration or about the conference, please contact Femke Francissen via femke.francissen@nbic.nl or 06-17904888




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