Practical information

The eScience 2015 conference will be held at the downtown campus of the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (address: Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1). The campus is easy to reach with the public transport (S1 or S8 train to Marienplatz -> metro U3 or U6 to Universität stop) and is located in the heart of the city:

A day pass covering all the public transport services in Munich (“Single-Tageskarte Gesamtnetz”) costs 12€ (January 2015) and can be purchased at the arrival hall at the Munich airport. For information on other ways to get to the venue, please consult the information on the LMU website.

A visit to the Leibniz Supercomputing Centre in the nearby town of Garching bei München will be part of the social programme of the conference.  Munich offers also numerous interesting events and sites for a visitor, Munich tourism information has more information of the different opportunities.

Hotel rooms can be reserved during the conference registration process.