General Information

The confernce will run from 14:00 on Thursday 4th December to 18.30 on Friday 05th December in the historical Main Building of the Bauhaus-Universität (Geschwister-Scholl-Straße 8) and at the Institute for European Urban Studies (Belvederer Allee 5).

Campus Maps

Just a few minutes' walk from the city centre, you'll find Bauhaus-Universität Weimar and its historical Main Building, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The campus is adjacent to the picturesque »Park an der Ilm«. A detailed campus map of the Bauhaus-Universität, Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism is available as a PDF download here. Further campus maps maps can be found here.

Getting to Weimar

Weimar’s train station is serviced by Intercity Express (ICE) trains and is situated approximately 2 km north of the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar. To get to campus, you can either take a 30-minute walk through the historic part of town or simply get on the bus line 1 toward Belvedere/Ehringsdorf/Taubach. Within ten minutes, you will reach the stop »Bauhaus-Universität« at Marienstraße next to the Mensa am Park (student dining hall). For more information about getting to Weimar by car, train or plane see:

Things to do and see 

For up to date information about things to do in Weimar please visit:

Accomodation in Weimar

A wide range of overnight accomodations including hotels, guests houses and youth hostels can be found here:


There will be laptops and projectors in all the rooms being used for presentations.  If you require any additional equipment, please infrom Sebastian Schipper in advance.

Thanks to our Sponsors

We are very grateful to the Hermann Henselmann Foundation and the Rosa-Luxemburg Foundation for their support in funding the conference.