Arriving in the Netherlands by plane
- Rotterdam The Hague Airport: 15 minutes by taxi or bus to Delft city center
- Amsterdam Schiphol Airport : 45 minutes by train to Delft Central Station
- Brussels Airport Zaventhem: 1.45h by international train (Thalys) to Rotterdam Central Station and transfer to commuter train (direction The Hague) to Delft Central Station
OV chip card for public transport
Dutch public transport requires a so-called OV-chipkaart, a smart card that can be used for bus, tram, train and metro services.
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NEN - Vlinderweg 6 - 2623 AX Delft T +31 15 2 690 390
Delegates to (inter)national meetings are requested to wear the personal badge, handed out upon registration, during all meetings, lunches and (optional) social event.
Registration desk is at the central entrance hall.
|NEN contacts during your meeting|
|NEN-Consultant||Dick Hortensiuss||+31 6 333 34 115|
|NEN administrative support||Marijke van Yperen||+31 15 26 90 362|
|NEN restaurant||for beverages||+31 15 26 90 102|
|NEN reception||+31 15 26 90 390|
|NEN Events||Judith van Beek||+31 6 333 41 310|
|Room facilities||Beamer & screen|
|Breaks (am & pm)||Beverages are served in the meeting room|
|Facilities||disabled toilet: elevator area behind entrance hall (ground floor)|
|Wi-Fi Access||NEN special Wi-Fi guest network|
|Choose NEN_guest and use password: Setsthest@ndard|
Lunches are offered by NEN and are served between 12:30 and 13:30 in the Atrium AB0 at ground floor level.
In case of calamities in our building ALWAYS follow instructions of the NEN employee, present at your meeting and familiar with the building and escape routes.
Smoking is prohibited – in line with Dutch law – in the whole building. You may smoke outside, preferably at the seating area on the left side if leaving the main entrance.
You are requested not to take food into the meeting rooms.
Coffee, tea and drinks will be served in the meeting rooms. If there is lack of drinks you can call the restaurant at extension 102.
In this schedule you can find your meetings with date and meeting rooms at NEN office.
Attendees with special diets are asked to inform the registration desk or mail to Evenementen@nen.nl
The weather situation in March is usually stable (sunny with occasional showers). Average daily temperature is between 5 to 10 degrees Celsius.
Delegates from outside the "Schengen area of Europe" are advised to check with their local travel agency about regulations regarding passports, visas and vaccinations and, particularly, about the time required for obtaining a visa if necessary.
Information can be obtained from the nearest Netherlands embassy, consulate or diplomatic mission. More information: http://www.government.nl/issues/visa-for-the-netherlands-and-the-caribbean-parts-of-the-kingdom
NEN can issue an official invitation letter to this meeting, for your VISA application, if necessary.
Other general information
Currency: euro (€)
Exchange at any bank (opening hours 09:00 h – 17:00 h), and in most of the larger hotels. Bank notes are issued in the following denominations: 5, 10, 20, 50 euro (100, 200, and 500 euro are usually not accepted). Coins in use: 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, and 50 cents, and 1 & 2 euro.
Electricity supply (230 Volts, 50 Cycles)
The European 2-pin electrical plug is used in the Netherlands:
Schuko plug (grounded): Euro plug:
Shopping in Delft (opening hours)
Monday 13.00 - 17.30
Tuesday 09.00 - 17.30
Wednesday 09.00 - 17.30
Thursday 09.00 - 17.30
Friday 09.00 - 21.00
Saturday 09.00 - 17.00
Sunday 12.00 - 17.00
NEN Events has negotiated special rates for participants to our meetings in Hampshire Hotel Delft Centre and WestCord Hotel Delft. Detailed information on both the room rates and the necessary booking code can be found here.
Bookings at special rates will only be accepted with reference code: JTCG meeting.
Unfortunately you can not book through the website of the hotel with the reference code. Please call or send an email to the hotel and mention the code.
SPECIAL RATE HOTELS
Hampshire Hotel Delft Centre
Koepoortplaats 3, 2612 RR Delft
Single use: € 105,50 Double use: € 115,50
Upgrade to Deluxe room (3 types)
From € 18 to € 30 for single use Double use: € 10
incl. Breakfast and excl. City tax € 2,90 p.p.p.n.
Bookings in this block will be guaranteed until:
15 January 2017
After this date reservations can be made on availability only.
USE the reference code to guarantee special rates!
NEN guests receive 10% discount in Hampshire restaurant ‘Swing’ (only food; not drinks) by showing your NEN badge!
Olof Palmestraat 2, 2616 LM Delft
Single use: € 109 Double use: € 123
Single use: € 139 Double use: € 153
incl. Breakfast and excl. City tax € 2,40 p.p.p.n.
Reservations can be made on availability only.
USE the reference code to guarantee special rates!
Other hotel accommodation
A list of hotels in Delft is attached.
Reservations and payment should be made directly to the hotel of your choice.
Please note that any cancellations or changes made to reservations will need to be made directly with the hotel, and NEN nor any other sponsor or organizer accepts liability for reservations or cancellations. Any questions regarding your hotel reservation should be directed to the hotel.
The city centre of Delft has numerous restaurants in different styles and prices. We advise you to make a reservation first if you intend to dine with a large group.
Delegates to meetings at NEN have a discount on the menu price at in restaurant 'Moodz' and 'Seven Hills' showing your badge. Staying in Hampshire hotel you receive 10% cash back in Restaurant 'Swing'.
|Deltax||+31 15 21 91 919|
|Taxi Delfland||+31 15 36 46 443|
You can rent a bike for € 7.50 and € 15 per day (€ 50 deposit and by showing your passport) at Delft Central Station T+31 15 21 43 033 or bike rentals in the city centre; ask at the reception desk of your hotel.