Date and location

  •   November 6, 2013 - November 6, 2013
  •   University of Duisburg-Essen, Duisburg, Germany

Conference details


The closest airport to Duisburg is Düsseldorf (DUS). From there you can reach Duisburg via direct trains within 15 minutes.

The venue of our seminar is the “Gerhard-Mercator-Haus” at the University Duisburg-Essen, Duisburg:

Gerhard-Mercator-Haus Lotharstr.57
47057 Duisburg

The venue ldquo;Gerhard-Mercator-Haus” is located at the corner of Lotharstr./Forsthausweg.


You reach the “Gerhard-Mercator-Haus” from the main train station in Duisburg –

  • via tram: Nearest stops are “Schweizer Str.” or “Zoo/Uni” on line 901 (direction: Mülheim),
  • via bus: Nearest stops are “Universität” or “Uni-Nord/ Lotharstr.” on line 924 (direction: Sportpark Duisburg), or stop “Universität” on line 933 (direction: Uni-Nord)

The tram takes 3-5 minutes with an additional walking of 10 minutes. The buses take between 10 -12 minutes. From the bus stop you will walk 2-5 minutes to the venue of our seminar.


There is no hotel direct at the university. Therefore the best is to choose a hotel which is close to the main train station in Duisburg.

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How to get there

University of Duisburg-Essen, Duisburg, Germany