The conference will be held on
the city campus of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, in the Mgr.
Sencie Institute, Erasmusplein 2, located in the centre of Leuven.
Whether it is one of the numerous beer cellars of the Old Market,
the restaurants around the famous Town Hall, or the peace and
tranquility of the béguinage, listed as World Heritage by
UNESCO, the city of Leuven has a lot to offer. After 580 years as a
university, Leuven still attracts the Flemish youth and nurtures it
on wisdom, erudition and broad mindedness. Leuven is located in the
centre of Belgium only 30 km from Brussels and 20 km from Brussels
How to reach Leuven
Taking the highway E40 Brussels-Leuven-Liège
(Luttich)-Aachen. On this highway you have to exit 15 Leuven.
Follow the indication Leuven or Leuven Centrum. (Mind not to follow
the indications Hasselt-Genk-A2 highway). On the circular road
arround Leuven, Turn into the Naamsestraat. Nearly into the center,
turn into the "St.Michielsstraat". The "Maria Theresia College" is
now on your right hand side. You can park your car in the streets
(paying) or in the "Laduze parking" (paying) were you can store
your car for a longer period. To get there, follow the circular
road around Leuven and turn into the "Blijde Inkomststraat". At the
end of this street, at the "Ladeuze plein" there is a large
From Brussels take a train in the direction
Luik/Liège/Welkenraedt. There are trains every half hour. Do
not take the train to Louvain-la-Neuve! The station is indicated on
the detailed city map of Leuven.
Brussels-National airport is between Brussels and Leuven, almost
along the E40 highway. You can reach Leuven by train from the
airport (4,80€), first taking a train to Brussel Noord or
Brussel Central Station. Switch there to a train to Leuven. You can
also take a taxi to Leuven which is rather expensive
(50€-70€). Taxidrivers coming from Brussels sometimes
have difficulties finding your destination in Leuven! If you do
take a taxi make sure to take an offcial taxi at the official taxi
How to reach the seminar
Seminar location: Mgr. Sencie Institute, Erasmusplein 2, B-3000
Leuven, Belgium. See detailed city map of Leuven. The conference
venue is indicated with number '1'.
Click here for the route description.