This image shows the Railway Museum, Utrecht, the Netherlands. This is the venue of the conference.

Conference footprint

Location: Utrecht University, the Netherlands  

ISSOTL23 will take place at the Railway Museum in the city centre of Utrecht, The Netherlands from Thursday, November 9th to Saturday, November 11th, with the pre-conference scheduled on Wednesday, November 8th. This fascinating location will undoubtedly provide us with an inspiring and unique context. Come along with us! 

Sunday 5 November (Welcome dinner), Monday 6 November (9h00 – 17h00), Tuesday 7 November (9h00 – 17h00), Wednesday 8 November (9h00 – 12h00) 
Please note that it is yet to be determined whether the ICWG’s will start on Sunday 5 or Monday 6. 

International Collaborative Writing Groups (on invitation)

Tuesday 7 November (9h00 – 17h00) 

ISSOTL board meeting 

Wednesday 8 November 2023 (08h30 – 16h00) 


Wednesday 8 November 2023 (16h00 onwards) 

Interactive opening session 

Welcome reception 

Thursday 9 November 2023 – Saturday 11 November 2023 


Saturday 11 November 2023 (around 13h00) 

Conference plenary closing and lunch 

More detailed information will follow as soon as possible.