JESIUM 2016 – Events & Tours


4–9 September 2016 • Ghent University • Belgium

Poster information

Poster unit size: A0

84.1 width x 118,9 cm heigth

to be mounted with clips

(available on site)

Switch of poster sessions:

Tuesday evening!

Best student talk and best student poster award

JESIUM 2016 events:

Check them out now!

Detailed Programme

Icebreaker Reception

  • Sunday, 4 September 2016 • 17:30 h
  • at the conference venue Aula (address: Voldersstraat 9, 9000 Gent)
  • included

Meet good old and new jetlagged colleagues very pleased to see you and enjoy some snacks and drinks!


Poster Socials I & II

  • at the conference venue Aula (Voldersstraat 9, 9000 Gent)
  • included
  • Please note: The switch of posters will be Tuesday (September 6) evening after the sessions.

Poster Social I (Topics: Adv, Ecol, Env, Foren, Paleo-Arch)

  • Monday, 5 September 2016 • after the sessions

Poster Social II (Topics: Geo-Hydro, Biogeochem, Nutri Med)

  • Thursday, 8 September 2016 • after the sessions

Don't miss these excellent poster exhibitions. Of course there will be drinks and something nice to nibble, too. AND, believe it or not: The probably best beer of the world will be served – the Westvleteren “Trappist” that is sold exclusively only at the abbey store.

Conference Dinner at Parnassus

  • Tuesday, 6 September 2016 • 19:00–22:00 h
  • at PARNASSUS (address: Oude Houtlei 122, 9000 Gent)
  • € 60.00
  • limited places

Have a seated dinner with music at a stunning place – a fantastic old church that serves as restaurant and concert hall today.

Guided City Tour

  • Wednesday, 7 September 2016 • 15:00–17:00 h
  • starts at the conference venue Aula (Voldersstraat 9, 9000 Gent) and ends at the Town Hall for the reception
  • included

Discover the history and the beauty of Ghent. You’ll be mesmerized by its quays, its buildings and squares. Every house has its own story, every facade is hiding some legends behind.

Reception at the Townhall (Stadhuis Gent)

  • Wednesday, 7 September 2016 • 17:00–18:00 h
  • at the Townhall (address: Botermarkt 1, 9000 Gent)
  • included

Enjoy a warm welcome by the Ghent representatives and a reception in this beautiful historical building.