Benefits of Attending


Need to convince your supervisor why you should attend IHW 2017? Here are some of the great benefits of attending the workshop:

  • A robust scientific agenda with plenary presentations by field leaders and talented young investigators
  • Numerous networking events where new and seasoned researchers can discuss current research and establish novel collaborations
  • The workshop venue, the beautiful ICC (International Convention Center), is located within citadel park near the University of Ghent
  • Affordable hotel & hostel options in the center of Ghent with an easy 15-minute transfer by tram to the convention center
  • Brussels airport offers direct flights from 7 US cities affording easy and affordable travel in and out and good options for international connections
  • Before or after the meeting, enjoy all that magical city of Ghent has to offer, including the superb Belgian beers and mouth-watering Belgian chocolates!