The Square Kilometre Array

NL Science Meeting 2018

Venue and logistics

The meeting will take place in the van de Hulst Auditorium at ASTRON in Dwingeloo, Netherlands.

Dwingeloo is in the north-east of the Netherlands. We will organize bus transfers from and to Hoogeveen railway station. Please indicate when registering if you will use the transfers and at which times.


Traveling to Dwingeloo by car

  • How to reach ASTRON and JIVE is available in pdf-format in both Dutch and English.
  • Also see this Google map.
  • Exit highway A28 using exit 29 for Spier, Dwingeloo and Wijster. Take direction Dwingeloo (road Spieregerweg).
  • After about 5 kilometres, turn left onto road Oosteresweg.
  • Take the third road to the left, in the village of Lhee. Follow this road, which becomes Oude Hoogeveensedijk. The institute is located in the woods (at Oude Hoogeveensedijk 4), at about a distance of a kilometre from your last turn.
  • ASTRON is surrounded by a restricted access zone. To use the car park in front of the institute, participants must provide their licence plate number when registering.