The International Apparel Federation (IAF) decided to host to the 34th World Fashion Convention together with the Dutch fashion and textiles industry association Modint in the city of Maastricht on October 9th and 10th 2018. The decision was taken by the IAF Board of Directors on October 16th during the 33rd World Fashion Convention in
A 144-year-old former monastery in the Netherlands is set to become a new luxury hotel as the first Dutch member of Hilton’s Curio Collection. The hotel, esteemed for its neo-Gothic and neo-Romanesque architecture, will maintain its independent character in a situation perfect for a peaceful getaway in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The Monastery
The IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games will take place in Maastricht from 14-17 August 2018. It is the first time that this annual conference, organized since 2005, will be held in the Netherlands. IEEE CIG 2018 is one of the major international conferences in this field. Around 150 leading researchers and developers from
Prof. dr. Jos Kleinjans, Dr. René Reijnders and Prof. dr. Theo de Kok received the Brightlands Convention Award 2016 from Alderman John Aarts. The award designates them as the year’s “best ambassadors” for the city of Maastricht as a destination for conventions. Thanks to the awardwinners the 11th World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Use
The Maastricht Region is the destination for (inter)national multi-day conferences in the field of health and (bio) materials. This was the conclusion during the presentation of the new Maastricht Region Bidbook, which was offered to alderman John Aarts and prof. Marja van Dieijen-Visser, Chairman of the Board of the Maastricht University Medical Center+ (Maastricht UMC+).
On March 3rd and 4th a leading conference about robotic (micro)surgery will be held in Maastricht. “It is not often that such an innovative, international conference is hosted in Maastricht,” says co-organizer Tom van Mulken, plastic surgeon at the Maastricht UMC+. Leading The conference on robotic (micro) surgery is of great importance. Van Mulken explains
The Executive Board of the European Federation of Biotechnology has selected Maastricht as the host city for their flagship congress from 28 June – 1 July, 2020. The European Congress on Biotechnology is the longest established congress in biotechnology and attracts 1,000+ delegates from academia and industry. The scientific programme covers the spectrum of biotechnologies,