Ghent is situated in the Centre of Europe. For travellers within Europe, the city is easily accessible by car, train or air. For travellers from outside Europe, there is large airport in close proximity of the conference location (Brussels Airport). Charleroi (Brussels South) is another Belgian Airport serving several European destinations through low-budget companies such as Ryanair and Wizz Air.
Excellent train connections will bring you from these airports to the conference location.
More info and booking: brusselsairport.be or Charleroi-airport.com
By Public Transportation
Take the train until Ghent. There are two railway stations in Ghent.
Station Sint-Pieters, Ghent: continue with tram 4, 1 or bus 65,
Station Dampoort, Ghent: continue with bus 3, 17, 18, 38 or 39
till Begijnhoflaan (and then a short walk to the Gebroeders De Smetstraat 1).