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    High Tech Campus, Eindhoven

    The StEP E-waste Summer School will start off at the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven, Netherlands (followed by stays in Antwerp, Belgium and Davos, Switzerland).
     
    The fifth largest city in Netherlands, Eindhoven is the home of Philips, where the company was founded in 1891. The High Tech Campus spread over an area of 103 hectares is a hub for innovative high technology companies in the areas of Personal Health & Wellbeing, Smart Environments, Microsystems Medicine and Personal Entertainment.

    At the center of the campus lies The Strip - a long, narrow building that houses all of the shared facilities such as the restaurants, cafes, convenience shops and the state-of-the-art conference centre where the summer school will be held.

    The Strip is both stimulating and inspiring.
    Modern spatial architecture sets the tone for open communication, while high-tech design is a catalyst for creative thinking. To take a virtual tour around The Strip, click the links below.

    Reception Area & Cafe

    Meeting Rooms

    Food Court

    Grand Cafe Lounge

    Restaurant a la carte




    Access to Eindhoven

    Eindhoven is easily accessed by train, air and road.

    By air
    The Eindhoven airport is easily accessed by public transport (a 20 minute bus ride from the city centre). The airport is connected with direct flights to London, Barcelona, Rome, Budapest, Dublin, Stockholm etc.
    For more information on flight connections to and from Eindhoven, visit www.eindhovenairport.com.

    Alternative international airports in and around Eindhoven are Amsterdam Schipol (Netherlands), Duesseldorf (Germany), Koln/Bonn (Germany), Antwerp (Belgium). 


    By rail
    Eindhoven's central train station lies in the city centre and has regular train connections to major cities such as Amsterdam, Cologne/ Bonn, Brussels etc. It is possible to take a train from Amsterdam Schipol Airport to Eindhoven, approximately a 1.30 hour journey.
    For train times and journey planner, visit http://www.ns.nl/.


    By road
    Eindhoven is well connected to the main highways. Distance by road from some major cities is:

    Amsterdam, Netherlands        125 kms
    Antwerp, Netherlands                 80 kms
    Brussels, Beligum                    135 kms
    Cologne, Germany    
                   150 kms  
    Duesseldof, Germany              110 kms
    Paris, France                            440 kms

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