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We are glad to host the Conference in Hamburg, Germany.
The University of Hamburg generously offered the facilities to host the conference. The Conference will take place in Philosophenturm. There are several lecture halls (up to 350 people) and small seminar rooms available.

University of Hamburg
Von-Melle-Park 6
20146 Hamburg
(N53.56684 E009.98589)

The closest public transportation (HVV) stops are

 Bus Stop Grindelhof
 Bus Stop Staatsbibliothek
 Bus Stop Museum für Völkerkunde
 DB/S-Bahn Station Dammtor (Messe/CCH)
 U-Bahn Station Hallerstrasse
 U-Bahn Station Stephansplatz

Hamburger Verkehrsverbund (HVV) offers a personal schedule to find the best connection.

For information about tourist attractions visit Hamburg Tourist Board


From/To Hamburg Airport go flights

  • hourly to Frankfurt or Munich, Germany
  • 5-8 times a day to major European Airports
  • no intercontinental flights

For flight schedules see the Timetable. A taxi from the airport to University of Hamburg costs ~20 EUR and the trip takes about 45 minutes (depending on traffic density).

For driving directions use your favorite online service like Yahoo, MapBlast or Marco Polo (German).

If you would like to go by train, the german railway Deutsche Bahn offers an online travel service.

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Hotels of all price classes (50 EUR – 250 EUR) are in the area (Hamburg Außenalster West / Alsterlake West).
From some of those you can walk to the conference location.
For a list of hotels visit Hamburg Tourist Board

A few cheap places are:

We were able to allocate a pool of rooms at Junges Hotel, Hamburg.
10 single rooms (84,50 EUR incl. breakfast)
1 room with 6 beds (115,00 EUR excl. or 175,00 EUR incl. breakfast)

Please contact, if you would like to make a final booking.

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