Venue and Transportation

Conference venue

The "Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg", Germany`s second biggest metropolis with 1,8 million inhabitants, is a busling, cosmopolitan port city at the river Elbe. Hamburg is situated between the North Sea and the Baltic Sea and easily reachable by its international connected airport or fast train connections. The Lake Alster together with the Elbe river, numerous canals and parks adjoining them, make Hamburg wellknown as "green metropolis" at the water`s edge.

The University of Hamburg can be reached by 10 minutes walking distance from the station Dammtor or around 30 minutes by subway from the airport.

The conference will take place at the main campus of the University of Hamburg, Faculty of Education ( Von-Melle-Park ). the main campus is situated close to the Lake Alster in the heart of Hamburg.

A map of the campus and the area around with most of the hotels you will find here

Information about public transportation here

Last update 05.01.2009