Netherlands Study Trip

Netherlands Study Trip


AECES will be leading a group to attend the International Step-by-Step Association – ISSA conference and centre visits at Leiden, Netherlands. The theme of the ISSA conference is Nurturing Environment: For the Well-being of Young Children and their Families.


The conference will be packed with the latest learnings and insights from the Early Childhood Development field, offering two days of knowledge sharing, dialogue and networking. For more details of the conference, please click on the link Link for Keynote speakers


Limited to 25 participants only! Please register early to avoid disappointment!


15 June (Sat) Depart Singapore
16 June (Sun) Arrive Amsterdam, NetherlandsTransfer to Leiden Hotel
17 June (Mon) Breakfast & Lunch Pre-conference Programme(special arrangement for our group)

  • Presentation – ECE system in Netherlands (age 0-6 years)
  • Presentation – Preventive Health Care
  • Workshop – Stimulating learning through music
  • Centre visit (1)
  • Group discussion

ISSA Conference Welcome Reception

18 June (Tues) Breakfast & Lunch ISSA Conference
19 June (Wed) Breakfast & Lunch ISSA Conference
20 June (Thurs) Breakfast & Lunch Post-conference Programme(special arrangement for our group)

  • Presentation: Preventive Speech Therapy
  • Centre visits (2)
  • Visit to Vogelenwijk Playground Association
  • Group discussion
21 June (Fri)Breakfast Free & Easy
22 June (Sat) Breakfast Depart from Amsterdam to Singapore
23 June (Sun) Arrive Singapore


Cost per person (subject to changes in airfare and hotel):

Member:    $3,500.00

Non-Member: $3,800.00


Cost includes airfare & airport transfer, professional visits on 17 & 20 June and 6 nights accommodation (twin sharing, for single additional $700.00).



Cost does not include ISSA conference fee ($600.00) and travel insurance. Conference fee includes welcome reception & lunches on 18 & 19 June 2019.

If you are interested, please click here to register online and send us a non-refundable deposit of S$1000.00 payable to AECES for each participant to One Commonwealth, 1 Commonwealth Lane, #03-27 Singapore 149544. For enquiries, please contact us at tel: 64722768 or email to


We look forward to receiving your registration!