On-Site Information 2020

Conference Venue

Scientific events will take place in the Campus Center of the University of Kassel (Moritzstraße 18, 34127 Kassel) which is located at the Holländischer Platz next to the inner city. The Registration Desk is located at the main entrance of the Campus Center. The conference venue can be easily reached by public transportation from Kassel Wilhelmshöhe (railway station) with the tram lines 1, 2 and 3 and from the Kulturbahnhof (cultural station) with the regio tram line 1. For all trams and regio tram the tram stop for getting off is  Holländischer Platz.

Certificate of Participation

All participants will receive a certificate of participation by e-mail after the conference.

Lockers,

   Cloak Room    

&

Luggage Storage

There are lockers in the Campus Center where small bags can be locked up during the day. For a deposit of 5€ a card for these lockers can be borrowed individually for the whole week or specific days at the reception desk.

  For larger items like suitcases, we have an extra luggage room in the Campus Center. Just ask at the reception desk.

Opening Hours of the reception desk are

Date                                     Opening Hours

Monday, March 16                  8:00 - 23:00

Tuesday, March 17                 8:00 - 22:00

Wednesday,  March  18          8:00 - 19:00

Thursday, March 19                8:00 - 19:00

Friday,  March  20                   8:00 - 15:00

Coffee Breaks

Coffee, tea, soft drinks, fruit and biscuits are served throughout the week at the ground floor of the Campus Centers.

Conference App

The Conference4me smartphone app provides you with the most comfortable tool for planning your participation at GAMM 2020. Browse the complete program directly from your phone or tablet and create your very own agenda on the fly.

The app is available for Android, iOS and Windows Phone. To download the mobile app, please visit the app store of your mobile device.

Conference Staff

The Conference team members of the University of Kassel are present at the registration desk and are present throughout the conference venue.  Do not hesitate to approach them with queries

  • they will gladly assist you. The technical staff is present in all lecture rooms.

Internet Access

The eduroam network is available on the entire campus. Guests who do not have an eduroam account can get a login at the registration desk.

Latest   Program Changes

Latest changes to the program will be communicated at the registration desk or through the conference app.

Lost & Found

Participants can collect their lost items or leave found items at the registration desk.

Lunch Please see the possibilities for lunch on page 40 in the program booklet.

Medical Service

Throughout the week there will be medical emergency staff at the Campus Center.

Name Badge

Participants are kindly asked to wear and display their name badge at all times in order to access the conference venue and social events.

Additional tickets, depending on the purchased option for the conference dinner, YAMM Lunch and Welcome Reception are enclosed in the badge.

Parking

There are no parking spaces available on the campus of the University of Kassel. Around the campus there are parking spaces at the roadside with costs. Short-term parking up to 5 hours - 5€ and long-term parking up to 11 hours - 7€.

Registration Information

For registration and collection of conference materials, please visit the registration area at the main entrance of the Campus Center.  Registration Tel.:  +49 561 804 2984


Registration Information

Date                                      Opening Hours

Monday, March 16                    8:00 - 23:00

Tuesday, March 17                   8:00 - 22:00

Wednesday,  March  18            8:00 - 19:00

Thursday, March 19                  8:00 - 19:00

Friday,  March  20                     8:00 - 15:00

Registration Counters:

  • Pre-Registrations:

    Please note that all registration documents have been prepared for pre-registered participants and sorted by last name. Therefore, when approaching the appropriate registration counter make sure to clearly state your last name (family name) under which you have registered. Please have your confirmation letter and ID close at hand.

  • On-Site Registration / Open Payments:

    For participants registering and paying their registration fees on-site or with an outstanding payment.

Room Numbering

As we have two times lecture halls (Hörsäle) with the numbering 1 - 6 on the campus, you have to pay attention to the room numbering of the lecture halls whether they are located on the Diagonale or in the Campus Center. Therefore, each lecture hall (Hörsaal) title is followed by either Diagonale or Campus Center.

 The seminar rooms have 4 numbers each. The first number indicates the level, the second number the building section and the last two numbers the room identification.

In order to guarantee good accessibility, signposts are displayed for all important buildings starting from the Campus Center. In addition, large plans of the campus will be displayed in the Campus Center, where someone from the team can be asked at any time.

Social Program

Information about the tours can be found in the program booklet on page 27 and 36. Registration for the tours can be made at the registration desk.

Streaming

The opening and closing, all plenary lectures, the Ludwig Prandtl memorial lecture, the Richard von Mises lecture, and the public lecture will be streamed from Hörsaal 1 to Hörsaal 2.

Transportation in Kassel

Travel to the conference venue:

  • From the railway station: Those who will arrive by ICE or another express train should take the destination "Kassel Wilhelmshöhe" and then in front of the station take tram line 1 to get directly to "Holländischer Platz" or tram line 3 to get directly to "Katzensprung"
  • From the cultural station: Those who will arrive at the cultural station can take the regio tram line 1 to get directly to "Holländischer Platz". Alternatively, you can walk to the city centre (10min walk) and from there take tram lines 1 and 5 to "Holländischer Platz" or walk directly to the campus (15min walk).