Annual Conference

The bright side of leadership

logo5 - 7 October 2020
Brussels, Belgium

More information coming soon



Saleema Vellani

Conference Chair
Co-Founder and Chief Innovation Strategist of Innovazing

Practical information

Venue & Contacts

Rue de la Fusée, 96
Brussels 1130 (Haren)

Contact at Eurocontrol
Selim Jardak

Contact at AHRMIO
Mayen Enodien


The Crowne Plaza Brussels – Le Palace is our conference hotel. 
It is a 4-star hotel set in a prime location in the centre of Brussels. Local tourist attractions such as Center for the Belgian Comic Strip (Centre Belge de la Bande Desinee), Rue Neuve and Cathedrale St. Michel are not far from the hotel. Also easily within reach are Metro Station, Brussels Park (Parc de Brussels) and Saint-Josse-ten-Noode. 

Rue Gineste 3
1210 Brussels

Telephone Number
+32 2 203 62 00


Rooms have been pre-booked at this hotel for conference participants however participants are responsible for booking their own accommodation. Please make your reservation directly via this link -

5 October - Standard room: €99 / night (plus tax) (with breakfast)
6 October - Standard room: €159 / night (plus tax) (with breakfast)
7 October - Standard room: €179 / night (plus tax) (with breakfast)

These prices are special rates provided to AHRMIO and are available until 3 August.


During the conference, buses will be available to transport participants from the main conference hotel to Eurocontrol premises, and vice versa. The bus schedule will be communicated in the final conference program.


The nearest airport is Brussels National Airport in Zaventem. It is a 5-minute taxi journey to Eurocontrol headquarters.

By taxi

EUROCONTROL has negotiated special fares with the Unitax airport taxi company for its visitors and special guests. The set price for the journey from EUROCONTROL to Zaventem Airport or vice versa, is €16. Payment is possible by credit card or in cash. Tell the driver about this arrangement before beginning your journey.

Passengers arriving at Brussels Airport should contact the company at 02 725 25 25 to arrange for pick up. 

Alternatively, you may use any of the taxis available at the airport.

By public transport

These public transport connections will take you to Eurocontrol (Haren):

  • STIB Bus line 12 (Airport Line): from Schuman, alight at stop “Bourget”. 10-minute walk.
  • STIB Tram 62 (Cimetière de Jette – EUROCONTROL).
  • STIB Bus line 21 (Luxembourg – Maes via Schuman): alight at stop “Maes”, at the end of the line. 10-minute walk.
  • DE LIJN Bus lines 271 and 472, alight at stop “Bourget”. 10-minute walk.

Schedules: STIB - De Lijn

You can also travel by train to either Haren or Haren-Sud train stations; however, you will need to walk a little:

  • Haren train station: line 26, 20-minute walk (1.6 km)
  • Haren-Sud and Diegem train stations: line 36, 25-minute walk (2 km)

By car

The Eurocontrol headquarters are located near the Brussels Zaventem airport, with easy access from most Belgian highway.


Please visit the official Brussels tourist agency website for information on theaters, museums, galleries, monuments, concerts, restaurants, etc.

Social Programme

Monday 5 October: Welcome Reception
Venue TBC

Tuesday 6 October: Gala dinner at the Vaudeville Theatre.
The elegant Vaudeville Theatre has a legendary place in Brussels life and its collective memory. It was inaugurated in 1884 and is now listed as a historic monument. 

Galerie de la reine 13
1000, Brussels, Belgium