The 5th International UV and Skin Cancer Prevention Conference this year takes place at the Lamot Conference and Heritage Centre, centrally located in the town of Mechelen, a short train ride from Brussels and Antwerp in Belgium.


The venue, previously an old brewery, is a multifunctional and integrated space providing 8 comfortable meeting rooms as well as a cultural heritage service. It provides a place for public projects around the Mechelen’s cultural heritage such as big summer exhibitions and is a focal meeting point for Mechelen as well as hosting an increasing number of international meetings.

Location details and maps can be found at under accessibility, along with information about local parking if required. If you choose to stay at one of the hotels on our preferred list below, they are all within walking distance of Lamot so if you are driving you may wish to check individual hotels for parking information.


Euroskin have negotiated special conference rates at several hotels close to the Lamot Congres and Heritage Centre.  Please contact the hotels directly using the details below to make your reservation.
View map of hotels here

Novotel Mechelen Centrum, Van Beethovenstraat 1, 2800 Mechelen, Belgium
Tel: +32 15 40 49 53
Rates from €149 per room per night
Download details of rates and reservation form here.

Martin’s Patershof, Karmelientenstraat 4, B-2800 Mechelen, Belgium
Tel: +32 15 46 46 46
Rates from €169 per room per night
Book online here using code EUROSKIN


Hotel Vé, Vismarkt 14, 2800 Mechelen, Belgium
Tel: +32 15 20 07 55
Rates from €139 per room per night (limited rooms available)

Van Der Valk Hotel Mechelen, Ride Kruisplein 1-4, 2800 Mechelen, Belgium
Tel: +32 (0) 473 35 73 91
Rates from €135 per room per night
Email with name, cc number and expiry date

Additional accommodation options can be found on the Mechelen Tourist Office website at:


Located Placed about 25km from both Antwerp and Brussels, the city of Mechelen has a wide range of meeting venues, accommodation and restaurants for an international conference. It is a charming city full of heritage and almost everything is within walking distance!

Mechelen is very easily accessed by train from Brussels and Antwerp, with trains running regularly throughout the day. Further details about train travel can be found at


To take a break from the working hours there are plenty of attractions including St Rumbold’s Tower, boat trips along the Inner Dyle, the Toy Museum and Technopolis.

A variety of restaurants are on offer throughout the city including many offering local cuisine and of course beers!

For any more local information please do visit the Visit Mechelen pages

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