We kindly remind you that participation is by invitation only, as space is limited. We encourage you to proceed with your registration as soon as possible. If you are a participant, please register before 15 September 2017. As a speaker, we kindly ask you to register before 5 September 2017.

Due to the high demand for the conference, all plenary and some parallel sessions will be live streamed on socialprotection.org. Please refer to the conference programme to see which sessions will be streamed.


Square Brussels Meeting Centre, Coudenberg 3, 1000 Brussels

Access to the venue:

By car: There is a drop-off zone in front of the venue entrance. A large car park – Interparking Albertine-Square – is located right underneath the Square venue, and has two entrances: Rue des Sols 3, or Place de la Justice 16.

By public transport: The Central Station of Brussels is a short walk across the Mont-des-Arts public gardens. All main tram, bus, metro and train lines converge here, as well as the fast train from Brussels International Airport.

We recommend that you book your stay as soon as possible as September is a very busy month in Brussels and many of the hotels will be fully booked.

We have a courtesy block for a limited number of reservations in the following hotels. Please note that this courtesy block is only guaranteed until 10 September.

Please allow us to provide a few alternative options for accommodation in the city centre: