Venue and accommodation

Dates
World Bio Markets 2019 will take place on the 1st-3rd April 2019.  If you have registered for two days you may attend on 2nd-3rd April only, which are the main conference & exhibition days.  If you have also registered for the Workshop Day, you may attend on the 1st April as well.  
 
Venue
The event will take place at the Passenger Terminal Amsterdam (PTA), Piet Heinkade 27, 1019 BR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
 
Directions
The PTA is very easy to reach by car, tram, train or boat.  Detailed information can be found by clicking on this link http://www.ptamsterdam.nl/en/events-portal and scrolling down to the bottom of the page.  Please be aware that Bio-Based World News will not be providing transfers from any of the airports or railway stations. 
 
Parking
There is no free parking available at the PTA.  The closest car park is Piet Heingarage which is directly underneath the PTA, costs €0.50/7 minutes and is open 24/7.  A cheaper alternative is the Park&Ride P&R Zeeburg which is 5-10 minutes away from the terminal by No. 26 tram.  For further details visit: http://www.parkeren-amsterdam.com/pr-zeeburg
 
Access
Visit the registration desk upon arrival at the event to collect your badge. If you forget your registration ticket, you can simply let us know your name at the registration desk and we will be able to find your registration and print your badge. Please wear your badge clearly at all times to ensure unrestricted access during the event.
 
Accommodation
Information on discounted rates for World Bio Markets attendees coming soon! 
 
Catering
Catering is provided for all attendees during the day, and a drinks reception with appetisers at the end of the first day will also be open to all.  If you have particular dietary requirements please let us know well in advance so that we can endeavour to cater for them. 
 
WiFi
WiFi will be available throughout the meeting area suitable for checking emails and browsing.
 
Cloakroom An unmanned cloakroom will be open during the event open days.  There is no fee to use the cloakroom but items are left at your own risk.