Speakers' Reception (by invitation)

Date Sunday 18 May
Time 19:30 - 21:00
Venue Concergebouw / Concerthall, Forum 6&7, 't Zand, B-8000 Bruges

The Concert Hall is an ultra modern presence on the skyline of Bruges. The roof terrace of the 'Lantern Tower' has a magnificent view over the city and this will be the venue for the Speakers' Reception.

More information: http://www.concertgebouw.be

Opening Reception

Date Monday 19 May
Time19:30 - 21:00
Venue Site Oud Sint-Jan Congress Centre, Mariastraat 38, B-8000 Bruges

The opening reception will take place in the inner garden of the ‘Oud Sint Jan’ Conference Centre. All conference participants and registered accompanying persons are welcome at the reception where drinks and finger food will be served.

More information: http://www.sec-bruges.be


Gala Evening

Date Wednesday 21 May
Time 19:30 - 23:00
Venue The Belfry, Markt 7, B-8000 Bruges

The Belfry (or Belfort) of Bruges is a medieval bell tower in the historical centre of the city. One of its most prominent symbols, the Belfry formerly housed the treasury and the municipal archives and served as an observation post for spotting fires and other danger. Guests of the Gala Evening will be welcomed by live music from the carillon in the tower of the Belfry. During dinner medieval entertainment will take everyone back in time.

Conference participants and registered accompanying persons are welcome at the Gala Evening. Tickets for additional family members to attend will be on sale at the Registration Desk at the conference.