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Historic Dutch Monastery to become the first Hilton Curio Collection hotel in The Netherlands

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

Historic Dutch Monastery to become the first Hilton Curio Collection hotel in The Netherlands 2017-09-19T15:42:55+00:00

Leading congress on computational intelligence and games comes to Maastricht

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

Leading congress on computational intelligence and games comes to Maastricht 2017-07-13T12:40:30+00:00

Presentation of Brightlands Convention Award 2016 by Alderman John Aarts

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

Presentation of Brightlands Convention Award 2016 by Alderman John Aarts 2017-04-06T12:41:36+00:00

New Maastricht Region Bidbook focuses on Health & Materials

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+).

New Maastricht Region Bidbook focuses on Health & Materials 2017-04-06T12:29:00+00:00

Plastic surgeon Tom van Mulken brings innovative conference about robotic surgery to Maastricht

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

Plastic surgeon Tom van Mulken brings innovative conference about robotic surgery to Maastricht 2017-04-06T13:14:55+00:00

Maastricht selected to host European Congress on Biotechnology

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,

Maastricht selected to host European Congress on Biotechnology 2017-02-14T21:06:19+00:00