Practical information ICA2018

Practical Information - ICA2018 Research Conference

In 2018, the International Cooperative Alliance (ICA) European Research Conference will be held in The Netherlands. You will find al the practical information about registration, lodging and traveling on this page.


Lawickse Allee 9, Wageningen

+31 (0)317 490 133

How to travel

If you arrive at Amsterdam (Schiphol) Airport, you can take the train to Ede-Wageningen station. Trains with Nijmegen as final destination will stop at Ede-Wageningen. The train ride will take 1 hour. You can also plan your train journey online:

After arriving at Station Ede-Wageningen, you can take the bus (around 20 minutes) or taxi (± 30€) (around 15 minutes) to Wageningen. At the north side (right) of the station you will find the bus stops and taxis.

The following buses are going to Wageningen bus station:

- Bus 84: Wageningen;

- Bus 86: Wageningen;

- Bus 88: Wageningen;

Hotel WICC (Hof van Wageningen) and Hotel de Wereld are just at a few minutes walking distance from the Wageningen bus station. For Hotel de Wageningse Berg, transit at Wageningen bus station to Bus 352 or 51 with direction ‘Arnhem’. After 5 minutes, exit at stop ‘de Wageningse berg’. Your hotel is at five minutes walking distance from the bus stop. You can also plan your bus journey online via

Kindly be aware that local currencies cannot be changed in the Netherlands. Only dollars and pounds can be changed at Amsterdam (Schiphol) Airport. In the surrounding of Wageningen this is not possible. In the area of the bus station and the hotel in Wageningen are multiple ATMs.

A map of Wageningen indicating the bus station, the hotels and conference locations can be found here:

More information about this trip and ticket options can be found here:

More information about purchasing an OV chip card can be found here:


Registration fee: 450 euro
Registration fee for students: 350 euro

Lodging possibilities

Name Address Contact
WICC (before Hof van Wageningen) Lawickse Allee 9, 6701 AN Wageningen Tel: +31 (0)317 490 133
Fletcher Hotel-Restaurant De Wageningsche Berg Generaal Foulkesweg 96, 6703 DS Wageningen Tel: +31 (0)317 495 911
Hotel de Wereld 5 Mei Plein 1, 6703 CD Wageningen Tel: +31 (0)317 460 444

Wageningen has several Bed & Breakfast options; Please consult: