Wednesday 31/8

  • 10:00-17:30 Registration in the Foyer (Aula Rector Dhanis - K Foyer)
  • 17:30-20:00: Opening ceremony and Keynote Hilde Greefs (University of Antwerp)Arriving in Antwerp. Migration, Settlement and Urban Change in a Modern Port City (Aula Rector Dhanis - K001)
  • 20:00: Drinks and walking dinner (Foyer Rector Dhanis)

Thursday 1/9

  • 12:40-14:00/14:30: Meeting International Committee of EAUH (restricted access - R.219)
  • 17:45-18:30: Keynote Tim Hitchcock (University of Sussex)Digital Urban History? Space, Place, Voice and Text in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Courtroom. (Aula Rector Dhanis - K001)
  • 18:30-19:30: General assembly of the EAUH & selection of new IC members (Aula Rector Dhanis - K001)
  • 19:00-21:00: Museum visit MAS (including exhibiton "Antwerp à la carte") and Red Star Line
    • Meeting point: from 19:00 onwards (so no strict time) at the museum entrances 
    • No entrance fee

Friday 2/9

  • 17:45-18:30: Keynote Daniel Jütte (New York University)Locked Out: Toward a Material History of Urban Inequality (Aula Rector Dhanis - K001)
  • 19:30-23:00: Dinner @ Zoo 
    • Only for participants that registered to the - supplementary - conference dinner
    • !!!Please bring your dinner ticket!!!!

Saturday 3/9

Sunday 4/9 - post-conference tours in Antwerp

These tours will be free of charge, registration will take place during the conference and will close after the closing ceremony.

  • The ‘real side’ of Antwerp: a walk around “district” 2060, arrival neighborhood (Ilja Van Damme, Roschanack Shaery-Yazdi) - FULLY BOOKED
  • Antwerp, the sixteenth century commercial metropolis (Bruno Blondé) - FULLY BOOKED
  • Toxic Legacies in Postindustrial Antwerp (Sebastian Haumann)
  • Imagining and building the modern city: urban projects by architect Léon Stynen (Bart Tritsmans) - FULLY BOOKED

* subject to changes