The conference will be held at the University of Twente Campus which is set in a nice and green environment in close proximity of Enschede. The campus has free parking facilities and good public transport connections. Biking can be a convenient and flexible option as well. As a vibrant city Enschede is located in the region of Twente, home to 627.000 inhabitants in the eastern part of the Netherlands. In Twente urban dynamics go hand in hand with serenity and nature. Twente is a high end technological, enterprising and innovative ‘knowledge region’. This results in a huge diversity of ground breaking high-tech companies. There is an excellent partnership between these companies and the educationand research institutions from the University of Twente, creating many spin-offs.
The University of Twente offers a wide range of bachelor and master programs to it’s 10.000 students. The university is known for a large number of high-tech spin-off companies and partnerships with national and international businesses. Recently all bachelor programs were redesigned in what is known as the Twente Education Model. All programs have a series of student engineering projects connected with in-depth content and skills components. Each program offers interdisciplinary and international experiences.