The conference takes place at the Academy Building, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands. 

Leiden University
Academy Building
Rapenburg 73
2311 GJ

Tel: 071 527 1210



If you are travelling to BOOS please note the below: 

Going to and from LEIDEN for BOOS from Schiphol on Friday the 5th of April there are NO travel problems with the train.

On Saturday there is a disruption of trains to and from Leiden therefore there will be only busses or taxis going to Schiphol.

To enter the Bus you  will need train tickets and it will take about 44 minutes. (costs are about 11 euros)

Taxis can be found in front of the central station. This takes about 25 minutes and would cost about 40 euros.


About Leiden

In Leiden you can take a walk surrounded by 800 years of visible history. The City of Discoveries is home to the oldest university of the Netherlands. In addition the city is famous for its rich history and old city centre, with its canals, city gates, bridges, windmills, a castle, an observatory, the botanical gardens, weavers’ homes, almshouses, two large late gothic churches and several historical edifices. For more information about Leiden, have a look at