Social events

In addition to the scientific program, the conference offers the opportunity to meet colleagues, friends, and clients at informal occasions.

Welcome reception 

Date: Wednesday, 27 August 2014
Time: 17:30 - 19:00 h
Venue: i3B Foundation (see the printed program book for address details)
Fee: No extra charge

The welcome reception takes place in the i3B Lab, the main facility of the foundation ICT for Brain, Body & Behavior (i3B Foundation), at walking distance from the conference center. There will be three short speeches:

  • Prof. Louise Fresco, President of the Executive Board of Wageningen University & Research Centre, will welcome the delegates.
  • Simon Haafs, director of i3B Foundation, will introduce the activities of i3B and its participating companies and knowledge institutes.
  • Dr. Andrew Spink, chair of the Scientific Program Committee, will introduce the conference.

During the reception you can enjoy a drink and a bite, meet international colleagues and friends, and visit demos of innovative hardware, software and system prototypes in the i3B Lab.

Conference dinner 

Date: Thursday, 28 August 2014
Time: 18:00 - 21:00 h (bus departs at 17:30 h)
Available in Full Registration Package

This year the conference dinner will take place at a surprise location that will guarantee an entertaining and impressive evening. 

Drinks are included. Delegates without transport can use the bus service we have arranged. Make sure to be at the Registration Desk at 17:15 h at the latest.

Farewell drinks

Date: Friday, 29 August 2014
Time: 15:30 - 16:30 h
Location: Sports Bar Down Under (located in Hof van Wageningen Conference Center)
Fee: No extra charge

Time to say goodbye. Evaluate the conference and exchange final contact information with your colleagues during a farewell drink. The award for the best student presentation will be presented.

Social events might be subject to change