Practical Information



The 2025 Conference will take place at the National Library of Norway. 


Henrik Ibsens gate 110, 0255 OSLO, Norway.
See the location on Google Maps.

The venue is easily reached by public transport (train, bus and tram).


The venue is accessible to people in wheelchairs and with other restrictions. All conference rooms have elevators between floors. Teleloop is accessible in all conference rooms.

A changing table is available at the HC toilet on the ground floor, and we have a room reserved for nursing.

Food and beverage

Renowned Michelin restaurant CREDO will open a new concept at the National Library in Autumn 2024. They will also operate the canteen and cafeteria on our premises.

There is a variety of restaurants and bars in the neighbourhood offering something for every taste.


We offer access to eduroam and NB-gjest (open guest network).

Eduroam is recommended for eligible users, as it is encrypted. If using NB-Gjest, we advise you to enable VPN, as the network is wide open.


Flying to Norway

Oslo International Airport Gardermoen (OSL) is the main airport in Norway, with direct flights from more than 122 international airports.

Sandefjord Airport Torp (TRF) has direct flights from many Eastern and Southern European cities but is further away from Oslo.

From the airport

From Oslo International Airport Gardermoen (OSL), travel by train to Nationaltheateret Station.

From Sandefjord Lufthavn Torp (TRF), travel by train to Nationaltheateret Station.

Public transport in Oslo

Public transport in Oslo is operated by Ruter.

Solli is the stop closest to the venue. It is operated by Bus 21, 30 and 31, plus Tram 12 and 13.

(The venue, conference hotels and Nationaltheateret Station are all within walking distance from each other.)


Some people can visit Norway without a visa, but most people from countries outside the EU/EEA must apply for a visitor's visa. You can use the governmental Visit & Holiday service to check whether you need to apply for a visa.

Do you need a Visa Invitation Letter? Please make sure to reach out to us well in advance.


We have negotiated special rates for participants at two hotels:

Rooms at special rates are reserved until 6 Jan 2025.
Reservations can be cancelled free of charge until 23 March 2025.

For discounted booking, please use the hotel’s website and enter the following discount code: BNAS070425


If you have never been to Oslo, you can learn a bit about the city by watching Visit Oslo’s video with Halfdan: 

Closer to the conference, you will find suggestions for sightseeing and attractions here. Until then, feel free to check out Visit Oslo’s recommendations for Museums & Attractions in Oslo.