Lecture with Jan Balliauw about Russia and Ukraine

Lecture with Jan BALLIAUW,
VRTNWS-expert on Eastern Europe, Russia and Ukraine

Wednesday 24/04/2024, 8.30 p.m.


In the C-Cityhost cycle ‘Antwerp in Europe’ the link is made
between Antwerp and a European country.

The fourth and fifth countries in this cycle:



Musical interludes by the Russian violinist Lev ADAMOV and
the Ukrainian accordeonist Oleksii SOLDATOV


Waalsekaai 14, Antwerpen


32 Euros (younger than 38 yrs: 10 euro) – one consumption included


Registration is necessary
by mail christiane@c-cityhost.be

preferably before 01/04/2024

Lecture with Patrick Van Gompel about the Netherlands

LECTURE with Patrick Van Gompel,
former journalist VTM News, specialized in the Netherlands


WEDNESDAY 25th of October 2023, 20.30 _ FULL

The C-Cityhost cycle ‘Antwerp in Europe’ focuses on the link between Antwerp and a European country. The third country in this cycle:



Musical interludes by Dutch musician, singer and doctor specialized in addictions:
Gerard Alderliefste



Theatre ‘Het Klokhuis’
Parochiaanstraat 4
2000 Antwerpen



28 Euro (under 38 yrs: 10 euro) – one consumption included

Registering in advance is required by mail christiane@c-cityhost.be
Preferably before 01/10/2023


The lecture will be in Dutch

Lecture with Steven Decraene about France

LECTURE with guest speaker STEVEN DECRAENE,
VRT correspondent for France
(the lecture is in Dutch!)

Wednesday 22nd of March 2023, at 20.30
Thursday 23rd of March 2023, at 20.30

The C-Cityhost cycle ‘Antwerp in Europe’ focuses on the link between Antwerp and a European country.
The second country in this cycle:

Musical interludes with French songs, brought by Wilfried Van den Brande accompanied on the piano by Bart Van Caenegem.

Location: new event hall ‘BEAUJEAN’
Frankrijklei 115, Antwerp
29 Euro (under 38 yrs: 10 euro) – all consumptions included
Registering in advance is required (please mention the date of your choice: 22/3 or 23/3) by mail christiane@c-cityhost.be
Preferably before 01/03/2023

Lecture with Lia van Bekhoven about the U.K.

LECTURE by Lia van Bekhoven

29/11 en 30/11


  C-Cityhost starts a cycle of lectures about

‘Antwerp in Europe’

in which we will focus on the relation between Antwerp

and a European country

in presence of an expert.

The first country of this cycle:

the United Kingdom


with as guest

Lia van Bekhoven

journalist, correspondent in London for VRT, Radio 1,…

Lia van Bekhoven is known as ‘the voice of London’.
Since more than 40 years she works as correspondent for the Belgian radio and TV in London,
reporting about the U.K. and the British news items.
In the beautiful Harbour House she will talk about
Brexit, BBC and British Breakfast,
humour and social classes,
palace and press
and the British nostalgia for their great past.

 After the lecture, Lia van Bekhoven’s book ‘Klein-Brittannië’ can be bought and/or signed.

The British-Antwerp bookstore ‘Luddites, Books & Wine’ will take care of the sales.




Havenhuis  – Port House

Zaha Hadidplein 1

2030 Antwerpen


TUESDAY 29/11/2022, 20.30 _ FULL

WEDNESDAY 30/11/2022, 20.30 _ FULL


from 20.00 onwards

Welcome in the Atrium of the Port House  



Seating in the ‘Mark Van Peel’-zaal



 Lecture Lia van Bekhoven: ‘The British society, the British way of living and habits’


Time for questions.


21.45 – 23.30

 A chat and a drink

in the Atrium of the Port House

all drinks are included in the entry price



28 Euro (under 38 yrs: 10 euro) – all drinks included


Booking in advance is necessary (please mention the date of preference: 29/11 of 30/11)

via mail christiane@c-cityhost.be

preferably before  10/11/2022

After having received a confirmation mail, payment can be done

on BE47 0018 1902 9680 of “Christiane Corluy, C-Cityhost”

Max. 99 participants per evening

Christiane Corluy




With the generous support of Haven van Antwerpen-Brugge/Port of Antwerp-Bruges


Antwerp, City in Progress

LECTURE with two exceptional speakers about actual projects in Antwerp:
* Jan PIRENNE, Projectleader Public Space for the city of Antwerp
* Dikkie SCIPIO, KAAN Architecten, about the renovation and extension of the KMSKA (opening 25/09/2022)

Location: Pier 165, a unique place at the left border of the river Schelde,
a drink can be taken before and after the lecture,
weather permitting on the covered terrace with view on the city of Antwerp.

*Booking in advance is necessary, christiane@c-cityhost.be
*Cost: 20 Euro / under 38 y.: 5 Euro, 1 consumption included

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