The conference venue is located in the central Berlin district “Mitte” in walking distance to Berlin Hauptbahnhof (main station) and famous Bahnhof Friedrichstraße.
Lecture Hall in the Kaiserin-Friedrich-Haus
Free high-speed Internet access via W-LAN will be available.
Nearest public transport stations
Bus: 147 at Robert-Koch-Platz
U-Bahn: U6 at Naturkundemuseum/Zinnowitzer Strasse (10 minutes walk to the venue, see link below for directions)
S-Bahn: S5, S7, S75, S9 at Hauptbahnhof (10 minutes walk to the venue, see link below for directions)
From Airport Tegel
A cab ride takes about 20 min. and costs approximately € 20,–. Alternatively, take the express bus TXL to Hauptbahnhof (€ 2.10,~ 25 min.). From there you can either walk (see map for directions) or take a cab.
From Airport Schönefeld
A cab ride takes about 40 min. and costs approximately € 35. Alternatively, take any S-Bahn train to S-Bahn station Hauptbahnhof (€ 2.10,~ 45 min.) From there you can either walk (see link below for directions) or take a cab.
Evening Lecture and Reception Venue
Evening Lecture and Reception both take place at neighboring locations on Campus Charitè Mitte, University Medicine Berlin (10117 Berlin), located just five easy walking minutes from Conference Venue and Hotel. For entering Campus Charité Mitte you may use Entrance Hannoversche Straße / Robert-Koch-Platz, which is located directly adjacent to the Conference Venue.
In the Campus Map you can find both venues: Pathology / Pathologie for Evening Lecture (on-campus address: Virchowweg 15) and Ruin at Berlin Medical Historical Museum / Berliner Medizinhistorisches Museum (on-campus address: Virchowweg 16-17) for Reception.
The dinner location is ‘Sarah Wiener im Hamburger Bahnhof’ – conveniently located just 5 easy walking minutes from the conference venue and hotel.
The dinner will be combined with a free visit and guided tour through the Museum for Contemporary Art “Hamburger Bahnhof” outside the regular business hours.
Beach Volleyball Venue
After workshop day 2 on June 3 those who are interested can meet at BeachMitte located in walking distance (1 km) from the conference venue and hotel (see Map). We have booked several beach volleyball courts + balls from 6 pm on. No special sports clothes are required. From bikini to casual wear – all is accepted. For those who would like just to relax in the sun, beach chairs are available. BeachMitte also offers cool drinks and snacks – Tarte Flambee is very good for example.