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General Information

Dates and times

From Wednesday 19 June (12.00 hrs) to Friday 21 June (16.00 hrs) 2024


The seminar will be held at the Erasmus University Rotterdam campus, Woudestein.

EFS, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Bayle Building, J5-29
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam
The Netherlands


EFS can arrange hotel accommodations for you. EFS has made arrangements with the hotel located right next to the Erasmus University. Part of that arrangement is a reduction on the room rate. If you wish to make use of this possibility please indicate this on the course registration form. EFS will then increase the course price by the cost of the hotel accommodation. Due to the agreements EFS has made with Novotel, the hotel costs are also due if the reservation for the hotel accommodation is cancelled within one month before the start of the course. If registration for hotel accommodation is made within one month before the course, EFS and Novotel cannot guarantee that a hotel room is available and a different (higher) room rate may apply. We further to our general terms and conditions which apply to hotel accommodation arranged by EFS for the course participant.

The amounts for hotel accommodation are as follows, per night: € 200,-. (Wednesday to Friday).


€ 2,750 (including all seminar materials and meals).


The seminar will be in English.

Target Group

EFS looks forward to welcoming experienced indirect tax specialists who want to discuss recent and future developments in customs and to network with peers from the following backgrounds:

  • customs advisory services (senior managers, directors and partners)
  • multinationals (senior customs managers and heads of customs)
  • legal practice (associates and partners)
  • judicial authorities (judges in customs at courts of first instance or higher/supreme courts)
  • government bodies (senior policy advisors and heads)
  • customs authorities (heads of customs)
  • academia (PhD researchers and assistant, associate and full professors).

Group size

As the group will comprise a maximum of 25 participants, you can be assured of optimal and active participation.


EFS reserves the right to change the policy, programme, fees and any other items referred to in this brochure.

Accreditation / Continuing professional development

The programme is accredited and you will therefore be eligible for continuing professional development (‘Permanent Education’) points in line with the rules applied by your own professional organisation. This programme comprises 16 hours of tax-related study, based on the professional development required by the Dutch Association of Tax Advisers. You can find more information about this on the EFS website and on the website of your professional organisation.


All participants will receive a certificate of attendance issued by EFS, Erasmus University Rotterdam.

Contact / To apply

For more information, please contact:
Dr. Martijn Schippers
Programme Coordinator, Top-Level Seminar EU Customs Law
+31 (0)6 29 08 41 86