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 €142 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 on application

Hotel Elisabeth
Goswin de Stassartstraat 26, 2800, Mechelen, Belgium
Tel: +32 15 28 84 00
Rates from €129 per room per night
Please quote code ‘Euroskin 2020’ when booking


3 Paardekens Hotel
Begijnenstraat 3, 2800 Mechelen, Belgium
Tel: +32 15 342 713
Rates from €98 per room per night
Please quote code ‘Euroskin 2020’ when booking

Van Der Valk Hotel Mechelen
Ride Kruisplein 1-4, 2800 Mechelen, Belgium
Tel: +32 15 65 01 65
Booking code expired. Rates available on request

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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