European Lean Educator Conference 2017

Welcome to the Netherlands

Next November the fourth European Lean Educator Conference (ELEC 2017) will be organised by the Professorship Lean and World Class Performance of HAN University of Applied Sciences, Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

The campuses of HAN University of Applied Sciences are spread over two cities: Nijmegen and Arnhem.


The conference will be held at Van der Valk Hotel, Nijmegen.

Blocks of rooms at special conference rates have been reserved at three different hotels. 
Next to the conference hotel we offer a hotel in the city center of Arnhem and a hotel in the city center of Nijmegen.

The rates range from  €98,- to €127,- per night (including breakfast, single use).

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The City of Arnhem

The bustling city of Arnhem has plenty to offer. Besides being a green and creative city, Arnhem also has a rich history. This is evident all over the city with its listed buildings and impressive architecture. The city is also famous for the Battle of Arnhem which took place in and around Arnhem from 17th to 25th September 1944 as part of Operation Market Garden.
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The City of Nijmegen

Nijmegen is the oldest city in the country located on a ridge on the banks of the river Waal. Nijmegen has been attracting people for many centuries.
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Do you want to visit Amsterdam? It is just a 1u 30 min drive by car or 1u 30 min commute by train to get to Amsterdam.

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Sonsbeekpark in Arnhem
Arnhem Central Trainstation