Ice Breaker

At the eve of the conference, when most of the participants have already arrived, cool drinks and small snacks will be offered in the office of This is an easy moment to get in first contact with the other conference participants and to finish your registration.


Gala Dinner

Gala Dinner

The gala dinner at the evening of day 1 is a prime opportunity to discuss the first day of talks and to get in contact with the other conference participants.


Boat Trip

Hamburg is world famous for its port. The port of Hamburg is one of the busiest ports of the world. During the weekend following the conference the port is celebrating its annual anniversary. At Friday afternoon there is a big parade of all visiting ships sailing into Hamburg to celebrate.

We have organised a boat tour with an old lightvessel “Elbe 3” on Friday afternoon to get a glimpse of the port and to be within the bustling activity on the water.