On Thursday June 13, 2019 after the sessions we invite you to join us on one of the excursions. After the excursions, we will all come together again and have dinner in one of Groningen’s restaurants. To join one of the excursions and the dinner, you have to register (see general WEON-registration form).

The costs for the social program are € 50 per person. Please note that the excursions and the dinner cannot be booked separately. We have organized the following excursions for you:

  1. Guided tour LifeLines Lifestore
    Lifelines is a multi-disciplinary prospective population-based cohort study examining in a unique three-generation design the health and health-related behaviors of more than 167,000 persons living in the North of The Netherlands. All the samples of over 167,000 participants of Lifelines are stored in the state-of-the-art LifeLines Lifestorage. During this guided tour, the automated storage system will be demonstrated.
    Maximum number: 40 participants
    Including transport by bicycle of approximately 4 km

  2. Climbing the famous Groningen Martini tower
    After climbing the 311 steps of the Martini tower, you will discover Groningen from a higher level. Including a guided tour of the inner tower with the impressive carillon of the Martini tower.
    Maximum number: 40 participants

  3. Canal tour of Groningen
    Discover Groningen from the canals during this guided tour through the canals of the beautiful inner city of Groningen.
    Maximum number: 40 participants

Location dinner: Stadscafé Restaurant ‘t Feithhuis in Groningen

All excursions are on a first come, first serve basis (full is full)!