Welcome at the  EARA 2018 Conference webpage!

Looking back at the high quality and nice conference we had, a warm and energizing feeling unfolds! See you all in Porto 2020!

Check out again the great conference program we had at this conference!

Conference Venue: Faculty of Psychology & Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent.

How to get there

  • to Ghent
    • by train: from all European cities good connections to Ghent Sint-Pieters railway station in the heart of the city. Check out connections & buy tickets through SNCB Europe.
    • by plain: good connections from all over the world to Brussels Airport. Trains leave directly from the airport (level -1) to Ghent Sint-Pieters and take 54 minutes (fast) or 83 minutes (slow). Current leaving hours from the airport are x.03 (fast) and x.25 (slow). Check details at Belgian Rail.
  • in Ghent
    • by foot: From the railway station to hotels and from hotels to conference site is in most cases walking distance.
    • by bike: At several places in Ghent, including hotels, bikes can be rented at good prices. Ghent is a bike-friendly city.
    • by public bus/tram: From the railway station to city center (hotels) and to the conference venue, several busses and trams are available. Check out at De Lijn. Stops close to the conference venue are Gent Beneluxplein, Gent Ekkergemkerk and Bernard Spaelaan.
    • download a city map, or plan a walking or biking route in Ghent. A map will also be available for each of you on the registration desk.


    • Interesting preconference workshops available on September 12! Check out here!
    • EARA-EADP-SRA Summerschool will take place September 9 to 12 (just before the conference!), in Drongen Abbey close to Ghent! All information here!