Conference location is the central lecture hall of the Max Planck Institutes in Potsdam-Golm.

Directions to the Berlin-Potsdam area

By plane: to the airports Berlin-Tegel or Berlin-Schönefeld. There are direct train connections from the airport Berlin-Schönefeld to the stations ‘Potsdam, Golm’ and ‘Potsdam Hauptbahnhof’ as well as to Berlin. There are bus connections from the airport Berlin-Tegel to destinations in Berlin, e.g. to the train station Berlin Zoologischer Garten.

Directions to Potsdam-Golm

By train from Berlin: there are direct train connections from Berlin to the station ‘Potsdam, Golm', e.g.

- Berlin Friedrichstraße 7:51 or 8:18
- Berlin Hauptbahnhof 7:55 or 8:21
- Berlin Zoologischer Garten 8:00 or 8:26
- Berlin Charlottenburg 8:03 or 8:29
- Potsdam Hauptbahnhof 8:18 or 8:44
- arrival in Potsdam, Golm  8:26 or 8:52

Additional connections require a change of trains in Potsdam Hauptbahnhof.

Trains to Berlin leave from the station ‘Potsdam, Golm’ at 16:03, 16:33, 17:03, etc.  Some of these connections are direct, some involve a change of trains in Potsdam Hauptbahnhof.

By bus from Potsdam: with the lines 605 and 606 from Potsdam Hauptbahnhof and the city center to the bus stop ‘Wissenschaftspark Golm’ adjacent to the Max Planck Campus. The bus ride takes about 20 minutes.


We suggest to choose a hotel either 

in Berlin in the vicinity of the train stations Berlin Zoologischer Garten, Friedrichstraße, or Alexanderplatz, or

in Potsdam anywhere in the city center.