Networking Activities

Group Activity – Heineken Experience

Sunday 6 March
12:30 – 15:00


Enjoy an immersive, behind the scenes guided tour of the Heineken Experience in Amsterdam and explore the old brewery where Heineken was first brewed. Following the tour, a Heineken connoisseur will take you to an exclusive bar where you will sample 5 premium beers, served with a fine selection of Dutch cheeses and ‘bitterballen’.

Early Arrivers Dinner – Location TBD

Sunday 6 March
18:30 – 21:00

Join your fellow early arrivers for a casual dinner in downtown Amsterdam as we welcome you to the 19th European Cold Chain Conference. Enjoy an evening filled with colleagues, friends and great conversations.

Spouse/Guest Activity – Van Gogh Museum

Monday 7 March
9:30 – 13:30


Step into Van Gogh’s world. Discover the world’s largest collection of works by Vincent van Gogh at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, featuring masterpieces such as Almond Blossom, Sunflowers and The Bedroom. During a 50-minute guided tour an expert guide shows Vincent’s earliest Dutch works plus his well-known masterpieces. Discover how his approach changed in Paris when he met modern artists and see how he developed his famous individual style in the south of France. Followed by lunch.

Networking Reception & Dinner – Maritime Museum 

Monday 7 March
18:00 – 21:30


Immediately following the formal educational programme, delegates will be transported to the Maritime Museum where you will be treated to an evening filled with food, drink and entertainment. Make sure to join us for this unforgettable experience.