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Registration

Registration will be open on Wednesday, the Sep 4 from 8 am. Together with your badge you will also receive the details for connecting with the Herrenhausen Palace wireless network for internet access (WLAN) during the meeting.

Arriving by plane at Hannover Airport

It is really easy to reach Hannover central station by public transportation. Simply take the train (S-Bahn) line number 5. This train is commuting every 30 minutes from the airport to Hannover central station and the other way around. The ride is a pretty short one; you will reach Hannover central station after six stops, so it will take you less than 20 minutes.

A single ticket (valid for two zones) costs €3.10. Please note that this ticket is also valid for the street cars that bring you from the central station to the hotel or to the conference place. 

If you like movies, here is a link to a very instructive video to bring you to Hannover. Simply stop watching the video at the point you are reaching Hannover central station, otherwise you will end up at the Hannover exhibition halls:

http://en.hannover-airport.tv/video.html?v=CJ

Arriving by train at Hannover Central Station

A single ticket (valid for one zone) costs €2.40. There are collect tickets (six single rides, one zone) for €13.50

Please note that you do not need a new ticket if you already got a two-zones ticket from the airport. To get from Hannover central station to the hotel Dormero by public transportation please use the streetcar lines 1, 2 or 8:

Streetcar line 1, 2 direction Laatzen or streetcar line 8, direction Messe/Nord

You have to get out at the stop Schlägerstrasse (it takes about 10 minutes).    

From there you should already see the Dormero. 

DORMERO Hotel Hannover
Hildesheimer Straße 34-38 - 30169 Hannover - Germany
+49 (0) 511 544 20 0
http://www.dormero-hotel-hannover.de/anfahrt.aspx?lang=en

Reaching Herrenhausen Palace from central station or Dormero

Starting at the Dormero Hotel, we recommend to take a short walk to reach Aegidientorplatz. From Hannover Aegidientorplatz: Take streetcar line 5, direction Stöcken or the streetcar line 4, direction Garbsen.

From Hannover Central Station:
Take streetcar line 1,2, 3, 8, or 9 to station Kröpcke and there switch to line 4 or 5.

You have to get out at the stop Schloss Herrenhausen (it takes about 15 minutes). Then you have to pass the main gate and enter the palace at the west wing (see map below).   

Meeting Point Nightwatch Tour

On Thursday (Sep 05), we have the opportunity to join the ancient Hannover night watchman Melchior and his companion. The meeting point is at the Beginenturm in front of the historic museum Hannover (marked as 5 on the map below).