General information


Monday 15 – Thursday 18 June 2020


International Conference Centre De Doelen
‘Willem Burger Quarter’
Entrance: Kruisplein 40

Situated right near Central Station Rotterdam


More information, registration fees and options can be found here. IFAMA 2020 offers a full conference fee and a day fee. Early deciders can profit from the early registration fee until 30 April!


A number of rooms have been secured in various hotels close to the meeting venue. These block rates guarantee availability and rates in several hotels and hostels. To reserve rooms, please go to the official bookings website as soon as possible. The site provides full information on each hotel, and also on availability and rates.

Besides the hotels and hostels via the official booking website we also advise the following hostels:

Student Headquarter Hostel 

The headquarter hostel for the students is the King Kong Hostel located on the Witte de Withstraat. The CityHub hostel is located across the street of the King Kong Hostel and can be booked via the IFAMA 2020 official booking website. Please click here if you would like to book.


Rotterdam is easily accessible and has a compact city centre. Rotterdam can be reached in a variety of ways: by car, boat, train, bus and air. There are two airports in the vicinity of Rotterdam: Amsterdam Schiphol Airport and Rotterdam The Hague Airport. Rotterdam is also fast and easy to reach by high-speed rail, such as the Thalys.

Rotterdam The Hague airport

Rotterdam The Hague Airport is a comfortable and easy regional airport, situated at approximately six miles from the city centre. Travel times between the airport and the city are excellent: fifteen minutes by taxi and twenty minutes by public transport (airport shuttle & metro) to Rotterdam Central Station. At the Airport, flights are continually landing from major cities of neighbouring countries. Serving 40 destinations, Rotterdam The Hague Airport has regular flight connections to many major European cities with national and low-cost carriers.

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the most user friendly airport in the world and the 5th largest in Europe. Travel times between the airport and the city are excellent: twenty five minutes by public transport (direct train) to Rotterdam Central Station. It has already repeatedly earned the accolade of being the world’s favorite airport. Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is a major international hub and the gateway to Europe. We’ve put together an instruction video demonstrating the ease of travelling from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Central Station.

Travelling time to Rotterdam Central Station

00:26 hrs Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
00:30 hrs Antwerp
01:11 hrs Brussel
02:36 hrs Paris

This 30th edition of IFAMA is hosted by: