Venue and accommodation

The conference will be held in Trondheim, Norway. Trondheim is a beautiful coastal town in the central part of Norway with approximately 180 000 inhabitants. It was founded in 997 by the king Olav Trygvasson. While Trondheim is no longer the capital of Norway, it is truly Norway's capital of technology. 

Venue: Clarion Hotel & Congress Trondheim.

The hotel is one of Scandinavia's largest congress hotels, close to the harbour in central Trondheim. It is an architectural landmark and possesses 400 rooms, 18 meeting rooms and a magnificent view. And there is only a 5 minutes walk to the city centre. The establishment of this conference centre reflects that Trondheim has become a key congress town in Norway.

Trondheim Airport is located 30 km from the conference hotel, and there are 6 airport shuttle departures per hour from the hotel entrance. Clarion Hotel & Congress Trondheim and Thon Hotel Gildevangen will give participants at the VPH2014 discount on the hotel rate if the room is reserved during your registration for the conference.All hotels include free breakfast and Wifi.

Clarion Hotel & Congress Trondheim will charge 1295 NOK for a single room and 1495 NOK for a double room.

Several lower-priced, but good quality, hotels are within walking distance (about 10-15 minutes) from the conference venue.


Thon Hotel Gildevangen

The hotel is perfectly located in the heart of Trondheim's commercial district, only a short walk away from shops, restaurants, nightlife and attractions. Behind the beautiful facade lies an inviting hotel in a building that dates back to 1908.

Price: Single room 995 NOK, double room 1195 NOK.

Nidaros Pilgrimsgård

Offers accommodation to a reasonable price in a nice historic environment.


Front of Clarion Hotel Congress Trondheim Photo: Bjørn Hovdal

Lecture hall at Clarion Hotel Congress Trondheim. Photo: Bjørn Hovdal