The Vrije Universiteit is located in the southern part of Amsterdam, close to international airport Amsterdam Schiphol. The Vrije Universiteit is also easily accessible by train from many European cities. Furthermore, by tram, metro and bus other parts of Amsterdam, including downtown Amsterdam, can be reached in a fast and convenient way.

Main venue
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
De Boelelaan 1105
1081 HV Amsterdam

Welcome reception
Korte Ouderkerkerdijk 7
1096 AC Amsterdam

Gala dinner
InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam
Professor Tulpplein 1
1018 GX Amsterdam


The registration fee is 425 euros for the main program, 75 euros for the PhD program, and 450 for both the main program and the PhD program.  After 13 May 2019, the registration fee will be increased by 10%.

Participants are responsible for their own travel arrangements and accommodations. Lunch during all conference days will be provided to all participants.


Amsterdam has a wide variety of all kinds of hostels, hotels and guest houses. Hotel rooms in Amsterdam are in high demand during the period of the congress, so we strongly advise you to book your accommodation as soon as possible.

The organizing committee kindly provides you with some suggestions for your stay:

Moreover, we would like to draw your attention to the nearby city of Amstelveen and Haarlem. Haarlem particularly has excellent public transport connections by bus to the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam venue (Connexion Bus 346).

Organization and contact details

The event is jointly organized by the Amsterdam Research Center in Accounting and the Zijlstra Center for Public Control, Governance and Leadership of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. The organizing committee members are: Tjerk Budding (chair), Tom Groot, Bram Faber, Vinitha Siebers, and Patrizia Abinta.

Local Organizing Committee

  • Tjerk Budding
  • Tom Groot
  • Bram Faber
  • Vinitha Siebers
  • Patrizia Abinta