The Conference will be held at the imec site in Leuven, Belgium on 4-6 SEPTEMBER 2019 | LEUVEN | BELGIUM

Imec performs world-leading reseach in nanoelectronics. Imec leverages its scientific knowledge with the innovative
power of its global partnerships in ICT. healthcare and energy. imec delivers industry-relevant technology solutions.
In a unique high-tech environment, its international top talent is committed to providing the building blocks for a
better life in a sustainable society.

Leuven is also well known for its exceptional diversity of its urban and cultural life. Home to the largest bar in the world,
and with a selection up to 4000 different beers.
Museums with fine art collections and highlighted exhibitions with top painters and sculptures.


Imec Belgium Address: Kapeldreef 75 | B-3001 Heverlee | Belgium Click here to view the map

How to reach the ELENA CONFERENCE 2019 venue

By car, coming from Brussels and Brussels airport


By train


 By bus 

Take the E40 direction Luik (Liège) – Keulen.

 After about 20 kilometers, change to the E314 (A2) Leuven – Genk - Hasselt

After about 500 metres, take the exit 15 Leuven.

Follow the Boudewijnlaan (N264) until the 3rd traffic lights, where you turn right in the Celestijnenlaan. 
WARNING: Your GPS may direct you to turn right at the first lights (Sint-Jansbergsesteenweg). This is wrong. Take the 3rd lights.

Follow the Celestijnenlaan, until the 2nd road on the right (after about 200 metres). This is imec’s Kapeldreef. The visitor’s parking and central entrance are on the right.


Leuven is a stop on the international railroad London (UK) - Brussels - Liège - Köln (Germany). 

Coming from any other line, you can change at Brussels' North, Central, or Midi stations, where there is a train to Leuven every 30 minutes.  
Brussels International airport has its own railway station located in the airport building. You can take a direct train from the airport to Leuven.

For more information on train schedules, go to


From Leuven station or downtown Leuven, bus 2 (Campus) will bring you to the Kapeldreef in Heverlee (terminus). The bus stop is situated just opposite the imec building.  

For more information on busses, visit, the website of the Flemish bus company.