Excursions & Activities

Welcome Reception – Maastricht City Hall


Date: Tuesday, June 25

Time: 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Join us at the Maastricht City Hall to meet up with old friends and make new ones!

Located in the city center of Maastricht, the Stadhuis was designed by Pieter Post in the 17th century in the style of Dutch classicism. The Maastricht City Hall is the site of the Vrijdag Markt or Friday Market, which takes place on Fridays from 9:00am – 3:00pm.

Delegate admission to the Welcome Reception is included in your conference fees.

Conference Banquet – Rebelle


Date: Thursday, June 27

Time: 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM

The Conference Banquet will be held at Rebelle. Located in an Augustinian Church in the heart of Maastricht, Rebelle is an historical national monument of the 17th century. 

Admission to the Conference Banquet is included in your conference fees.

Early Career Research Event


Date: Wednesday, June 26

Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Cost: $35 (USD) per person for the bike tour

Get to know Maastricht as a local!

Did you know that there are approximately 17 million people living in the Netherlands and more than 23 million bikes? In the 2019 edition of the Early Career Researcher event we will be doing a bike tour. After a long day of conference, join us on two wheels and get to know the most important sights of the city with a local guide.


  • 7 pm: Meeting point at The Student Hotel. ISMPB will be paying for snacks & drinks to make sure you don’t start the tour on an empty stomach
  • 7.15 – 9.15 pm: bike tour with a local guide
  • 9.30 pm: join the rest of the ICAMPAM community at John Mullin’s pub. The kitchen will be open until 10 p.m. to give you the chance to grab some late dinner.

Please note: dinner is at your own expense

The ECR Event is now sold out. If you would like to put your name on a wait list please contact us.

Pub Meet-ups

Each evening during the conference, delegates are encouraged to meet up with each other at a different pub each night. The meet-up takes place following the days program.

Tuesday: Cafe Forum

the Place to Be

From 10.00 o’clock in the morning, untill late at night, you can enjoy a delicious craft beer, a great variety of coffees or a tremendous glass of wine, inside or outside on our cosy terrace. We also have an amazing lunch and dinner menu, and several tapas/snacks. Something for everyone!

Sint Pieterstraat 4
6211 JN Maastricht

Wednesday: John Mullins

Irish Pub & Restaurant… getting better all the time!

Wycker Brugstraat 50
6221 ED Maastricht

Thursday: Café Falstaff

St. Amorsplein 6