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5-6 JUNE 2018 / Tour & Taxis / Brussels

This edition of the European Development Days (EDD 2018) took place in Brussels on 5 - 6 June 2018, at Tour & Taxis on Avenue du Port 86, B-1000 Brussels.

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This edition of the European Development Days (EDD 2018) took place in Brussels on 5 - 6 June 2018, at Tour & Taxis on Avenue du Port 86, B-1000 Brussels.

Practical Information

Practical Information

This edition of the European Development Days (EDD 2018) took place in Brussels on 5 - 6 June 2018, at Tour & Taxis on Avenue du Port 86, B-1000 Brussels.

Brussels Booking Desk, free service of visit.brussels, Brussels Hotels Association and Brussels’ Chamber of Commerce », is the official housing service associated with EDD.
Hotels are available as of 90 Euro per room, per night, breakfast included.
Reservations can be made online, with instant booking confirmation:

Need assistance ? Cédric Devos, Accommodation Consultant, Brussels Booking Desk
Call: 0032 2 552 00 08 / Email: c.devos@brusselsbookingdesk.be

Please note that Brussels Booking Desk is the only official housing service associated with “EDD”. While other hotel resellers may contact you to offer accommodation for your trip, they are not endorsed by, or affiliated with the event and entering into financial agreements with such companies can have costly consequences.

For more information regarding hotel reservation, click here.

Hotels

Brussels Booking Desk, free service of visit.brussels, Brussels Hotels Association and Brussels’ Chamber of Commerce », is the official housing service associated with EDD.
Hotels are available as of 90 Euro per room, per night, breakfast included.
Reservations can be made online, with instant booking confirmation:

Need assistance ? Cédric Devos, Accommodation Consultant, Brussels Booking Desk
Call: 0032 2 552 00 08 / Email: c.devos@brusselsbookingdesk.be

Please note that Brussels Booking Desk is the only official housing service associated with “EDD”. While other hotel resellers may contact you to offer accommodation for your trip, they are not endorsed by, or affiliated with the event and entering into financial agreements with such companies can have costly consequences.

For more information regarding hotel reservation, click here.

Hotels

Hotels

Brussels Booking Desk, free service of visit.brussels, Brussels Hotels Association and Brussels’ Chamber of Commerce », is the official housing service associated with EDD.
Hotels are available as of 90 Euro per room, per night, breakfast included.
Reservations can be made online, with instant booking confirmation:

Need assistance ? Cédric Devos, Accommodation Consultant, Brussels Booking Desk
Call: 0032 2 552 00 08 / Email: c.devos@brusselsbookingdesk.be

Please note that Brussels Booking Desk is the only official housing service associated with “EDD”. While other hotel resellers may contact you to offer accommodation for your trip, they are not endorsed by, or affiliated with the event and entering into financial agreements with such companies can have costly consequences.

For more information regarding hotel reservation, click here.

Wonder what the EDD Foodtruck Village has to offer? Much more than you’d imagine! Our selection of 18 top-quality Foodtrucks will bring you a wide array of lunch options for the foodie in you. Gourmet alternatives to your favourite delights, trying some traditional specialities, adding some exotic flavours to your meal, a quick coffee break or a sweet snack to satisfy your cravings, everything is possible in the Foodtruck Village. Foodtruck Village: 5th and 6th of June from 12:00 to 14:30.

Click here to see all the food trucks from the EDD Foodtruck Village.

EDD Foodtruck Village

Wonder what the EDD Foodtruck Village has to offer? Much more than you’d imagine! Our selection of 18 top-quality Foodtrucks will bring you a wide array of lunch options for the foodie in you. Gourmet alternatives to your favourite delights, trying some traditional specialities, adding some exotic flavours to your meal, a quick coffee break or a sweet snack to satisfy your cravings, everything is possible in the Foodtruck Village. Foodtruck Village: 5th and 6th of June from 12:00 to 14:30.

Click here to see all the food trucks from the EDD Foodtruck Village.

EDD Foodtruck Village

EDD Foodtruck Village

Wonder what the EDD Foodtruck Village has to offer? Much more than you’d imagine! Our selection of 18 top-quality Foodtrucks will bring you a wide array of lunch options for the foodie in you. Gourmet alternatives to your favourite delights, trying some traditional specialities, adding some exotic flavours to your meal, a quick coffee break or a sweet snack to satisfy your cravings, everything is possible in the Foodtruck Village. Foodtruck Village: 5th and 6th of June from 12:00 to 14:30.

Click here to see all the food trucks from the EDD Foodtruck Village.

Location map

Location map

Location map

Transportation

Transportation

Transportation

Parking

A large guarded car park is available at the venue for EUR 5.00 per day.

Taxi

Taxis Bleus
www.taxisbleus.be
Tel.: +32 2 268 00 00

Taxis Verts
www.taxisverts.be
Tel.: +32 349 49 49

Public Transport and Shuttle

The closest underground station (metro) is Yser and free shuttles will run every 15 minutes between Yser and Tour & Taxis throughout EDD.

Venue Map

Venue Map

Venue Map

Tour & Taxis offered a range of spaces and facilities perfectly suited to the needs of the European Development Days. Auditoria and lab rooms hosted to debates, discussions, presentations and brainstorming sessions. For networking purposes, there were large and small meeting rooms as well as a professional fair.

Facilities

Tour & Taxis offered a range of spaces and facilities perfectly suited to the needs of the European Development Days. Auditoria and lab rooms hosted to debates, discussions, presentations and brainstorming sessions. For networking purposes, there were large and small meeting rooms as well as a professional fair.

Facilities

Facilities

Tour & Taxis offered a range of spaces and facilities perfectly suited to the needs of the European Development Days. Auditoria and lab rooms hosted to debates, discussions, presentations and brainstorming sessions. For networking purposes, there were large and small meeting rooms as well as a professional fair.

Auditorium

Auditorium

3 auditoria will be equipped with state-of-the-art technology including interpretation booths. An integrated interactive system in order to foster debates between panellists, on-site participants and virtual audiences following the discussions via social media. Each auditorium has a capacity of 542 people.

Lab debate rooms

12 lab rooms, with a capacity of 70 people per room for Projects and 40 people for Brainstorming. The lab rooms will foster a more intimate atmosphere for creative brainstorming sessions or more direct and spontaneous exchanges on best practices, lessons learnt, evidence-based analysis and outcomes. Lab sessions will take without interpretation. Graphic support will be provided for brainstorming sessions.

Meeting rooms

2 large meeting rooms are available, with a capacity of 40 people each . Equipped with a screen and a projector, these spaces will host closed meetings, presentations, breakfasts or lunches to facilitate networking opportunities.. 4 smaller rooms, with space for up to 12 people per room, offer a more intimate space for networking opportunities and short meetings among forum participants.

Press Conference room

The media centre, with the press conference room and the press studio, will be the focal point for journalists, bloggers and social media staff.

Services

Services

Services

Broadcasting

Broadcasting

The European Development Days aim to reach out to the wider development community that cannot come to the forum in Brussels. A replay of the auditorium sessions is available online, on each individual session page.

Wifi on site

Wireless access is available to EDD participants on-site to use the EDD App. Limited internet wi-fi is available for participants free of charge.

Catering

Participants can purchase lunch between 12.00 and 14.00 from the Food Trucks Village, in the catering area. Different food trucks offer a varied choice of dishes and refreshments. Water fountains and coffee corners are available in the public lounge.

Interpretation

During the forum, the European Commission's interpretation services (SCIC) provide simultaneous interpretation in English and French in auditoria as well as in the press conference room. An interpretation in sign language is also available in auditoria. Delegations cannot provide their own interpreter.

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