Venue and travel info


The 3rd IW-TOAE will take place at the Geozentrum Nordbayern (Schlossgarten 5, Erlangen), where numerous international congresses and symposiums were held over the past years.

Erlangen is a Middle Franconian city of Bavaria. Among the points of interest of Erlangen are included the University founded in 1742 and the botanical garden.

Foto Erlangen

How to reach Erlangen?

Erlangen can be easily reached directly by bus (number 30, direction Erlangen) from the Nuremberg airport (

Other options are available in the following websites:

VGN Fahrplan & Tickets app (available in Google Play Store and Apple Store):

Where to stay?

It is highly recommended to book a hotel well in advance due to the high demand for accommodation in Erlangen during the month of September. We have made a temporary reservation for a reduced number of rooms (single and double) in the A.B. Hotel ( until the 1st of July (please indicate “IGCP 655” as a reference when booking your room), but other options are available.