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Forschungszentrum Jülich

The conference will be held in Forschungszentrum Jülich, which is located in the centre of a triangle formed by the cities of Düsseldorf, Cologne and Aachen. With more than 4500 employees, the research centre in Jülich is a member of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres and is one of the largest interdisciplinary research centres in Europe.


The participants of this conference will be accommodated in the historical city of Aachen. The place of coronation of German kings, Aachen in its more than a thousand years witnessed the most inspiring and dramatic moments of the European history. Located direct at the boundary of Germany with the Netherlands and Belgium, the city flourishes the unique mixture of various cultures in the heart of Europe. The cathedral of Aachen is the city landmark belonging to the UNESCO World Heritage.

As the tutorial and the social programme (welcome reception, organ concert and conference dinner) will take place in Aachen, the participants have a good possibility to experience the city. To give you an overview where all hotels and locations are situated here you find an city map with all relevant places for the conference.