Covenant of Mayors Investment Forum – Energy Efficiency Finance Market Place
Green Event

We will endeavour to set an example to organise this event as “green” as possible. This will mean that we will not distribute any printed copies of the programme, but will provide a user-friendly online version for smart phone use. Intuitive guidance throughout the venue with information kiosks will help you to navigate through the event.

The catering will be vegetarian only.

We encourage you to use public transport, as the venue is central and easily accessible by train, metro, tram and bus. 

At the venue

Registration desk & access to the building

The welcome & registration desk is located at the Crown Plaza Hotel. 

Please note that all participants will have to pass through registration before entering the meeting rooms. Please take this into account and arrive in advance onsite (at least 30 min).

On the ground floor, next to the plenary room  there is an attended cloakroom available.

There is a Wi-Fi Internet connection for all participants at the venue.

Interpretation Languages
No interpretation is provided.

Getting to the venue

Participants have to arrange their own transportation from the airport to the event venue individually. Organisers will not reimburse any transportation costs for your stay in Brussels. Therefore, we strongly advise you to use public transportation.

To reach the venue from the metro/train station:





The airport train station is located below the arrivals hall (basement level-1). Up to 4 trains per hour connect the airport to Brussels North train station. A one way train ticket costs € 8.90 and the trip takes 20-25 min. From there, walk 9 min to the event venue or take the tram 3 or 4 for 1 stop (3min) until station "Rogier".
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Taxis with a taximeter are permanently available in front of the arrivals hall. The fare from the airport to the city centre of Brussels is normally around €45 and takes approximately 20-30 min, depending on traffic.


Public transportation
 If you are using the public transportation, you have two option to go from Brussels South station to the event venue:

•Take either metro lines n.2  or n.6 direction Elisabeth and get off at the stop Rogier. the trip takes approximately 20 min.

•Take either tram lines n.3 direction "Esplanade or tram n.4 direction "Gare du Nord" and get off at the stop "Rogier". the trip takes approximately 15 min.

 A single trip ticket costs More info on:

Taxis are available in front of the station. The fare from the airport to the city centre of Brussels is normally around €15-20 and takes approximately 15-20 min, depending on traffic.