Housing & Travel
Arrival & Departure
Please note that the official course programme will start with the Opening Ceremony on Wednesday, February 28, 2018, in the evening.
The venue of the course is the "Hotel Grauer Bär****" in Innsbruck with indoor leisure facilities such as a fitness center, indoor pool and sauna. Rooms have been pre-booked by the organizers and therefore no booking by participants is necessary. Innsbruck, the place of two Olympic Winter Games, invites you to enjoy downhill as well as cross-country skiing slopes to foster informal scientific discussions in fresh air. Rental gear and instructions will be available. Double rooms will be available for students and postdoctoral fellows.Should you need accommodation for additional nights before and/or after the meeting, please contact the Course Office.
Travel to Innsbruck
The world-famous City of Innsbruck is located in the heart of the Austrian Alps and can be conveniently reached by several means of transportation:
Travel to Innsbrucks main train station "Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof" with the Austrian Railways.
Car:Innsbruck is situated at the intersection of the european highways E60(A12) and E45(A13).
Please let us know if you need more precise directions to find your way or use a routeplanner such as google maps.
Please be aware that there won't be a organized shuttle to the airport and the train station. The hotel is located within walking distance from the train station for those who prefer some fresh air after their travel.