Venue Seminaris

Seminaris CampusHotel Berlin, Takustr. 39, 14195 Berlin

Conference and FaBI

This year’s GCB will take place at Seminaris Campus Hotel Dahlem. This ultra-modern business hotel is a 4 minutes' walk from Dahlem-Dorf U-Bahn station. The first-class hotel near Königin-Luise-Straße on the campus of Freie Universität Berlin meets international requirements for accommodation and conference facilities. It is built in the shape of a huge glass cube with its 2600 sqm of conference space which is located in the open angle of the Campus Hotel. Additional amenities include a restaurant with a terrace, and a clubby bar.

Institute of Computer Science at Freie Universität Berlin

Freie Universität Berlin, Institut für Informatik, Takustr. 9, 14195 Berlin

Conference and FaBI

The first day of the conference will feature tutorials and workshops. They will take place at the Institute of Computer Science of Freie Universität Berlin (FUB). The map below includes the buildings of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science (Institute of Computer Science = Informatik 9) and nearby public transport information (also see the print version and google maps).

The Computer Science building is set back from the road. It can be accessed on foot from Takustrasse, Arnimallee and Altensteinstrasse. Handicapped persons take the path off Arnimallee 6 (Pi-building) and follow it to the Computer Science building (the grey one on the right). Transportation services use the barred driveways at Takustrasse 3 or Altensteinstaße 23 (ring the barrier bell; barrier will be opened during office hours).

Hotels

Seminaris Campus Hotel

A contingent of 40 rooms is available until August 12 with a special rate of EUR 90,- (1p) / 115,- (2p) per night, including breakfast. State the keyword "GCB 2016".

Takustraße 39, 14195 Berlin
seminaris.de
+49 30 5577970

Alper Hotel am Potsdamer Platz

A contingent of 20 rooms is available until July 15 with a special rate of EUR 85,- per night, plus breakfast. State the keyword "GCB 2016".

Potsdamer Str. 82, 10785 Berlin
www.alperhotel-am-potsdamerplatz.de
post@alperhotel-am-potsdamerplatz.de
+49 30 262 63 55

NH Hotel Kurfürstendamm

Eco House
A contingent of 40 rooms is available until August 17 with a special rate of EUR 115,- per night, including breakfast. State the keyword "GCB 2016".

Grolmanstr. 41-43, 10623 Berlin
http://www.nh-hotels.de/hotel/nh-berlin-kurfurstendamm
nhberlinkurfuerstendamm@nh-hotels.com
+49 30 884260

Art'otel Berlin Kurfürstendamm

Eco House
A contingent of 25 rooms is available until August 14 with a rate of EUR 109,- per night for a single room, including breakfast. State the keyword "GCB 2016".

Lietzenburger Str. 85, 10719 Berlin
www.artotels.com
abcres@pphe.com
+49 30 400557700

other hotel suggestions without contingents:

Travel

Map of Dahlem, Berlin

Detailed partial campus map showing Seminaris Campus Hotel and the buildings of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, including nearby public transport information: print version and google maps.

Seminaris Campus Hotel is accessible via Takustraße or Lansstraße. The giant glass-cube at the intersection of both streets cannot be missed. It is fully suitable for handicapped individuals.

The Computer Science building is set back from the road. It can be accessed on foot from Takustrasse, Arnimallee and Altensteinstrasse. Handicapped persons take the path off Arnimallee 6 (Pi-building) and follow it to the Computer Science building (the grey one on the right). Transportation services use the barred driveways at Takustrasse 3 or Altensteinstaße 23 (ring the barrier bell; barrier will be opened during office hours).

Public transport

You need a valid ticket 'Berlin ABC' from Schönefeld airport (SXF) or 'Berlin AB' from Tegel airport (TXL) and all railway stations. Depending on your needs, you can buy a day ticket (Tageskarte) ABC or AB valid for 24 hours, or a single ticket (Einzelfahrschein) ABC or AB valid for 2 hours (one direction). All tickets are valid on trains of the U-Bahn, S-Bahn, on trams (MetroTram/Straßenbahn), and (Metro)buses.
The underground station Dahlem-Dorf, line U3, is in some 8 minutes walking distance from the Institute of Computer Science and some 4 minutes from the Seminaris Campus Hotel. Bus stops Arnimallee (Bus X83) and Limonenstraße (Bus 101) are in approx. 6 minutes walking distance. Find your way on Berlin city map http://www.berlin.de/stadtplan and public transport http://www.bvg.de/en

Directions from Hauptbahnhof (central railway station)

  • Take any S-Bahn that goes westwards.
  • Get off after 6 stations, at Westkreuz.
  • Take any south/eastbound S-Bahn.
  • Get off after three stations, at Heidelberger Platz.
  • Change into U-Bahn U3, southbound (Krumme Lanke).
  • Get off at Dahlem-Dorf.
  • Exit the underground station and follow the detailed partial campus map (you are at the little U in the top left corner).
  • Estimated travel time is 50 minutes from Hauptbahnhof.

Directions from railway station Friedrichstraße

  • Take S-Bahn S1 southbound, direction Wannsee/Potsdam Hbf.
  • Get off at Rathaus Steglitz.
  • Take bus X83 direction Königin-Luise-Str./Clayallee.
  • Get off at stop Arnimallee.
  • Follow the detailed partial campus map.
  • Estimated travel time is 40 minutes from Friedrichstraße.

Directions from airport Tegel (TXL)

Taxi: approx. 30 EUR

Public transport:

  • Buy a ticket for zones Berlin AB (at ticket machine or from bus driver).
  • Take bus X9 oder 109, direction S+U Zoologischer Garten (every 4 to 6 minutes).
  • Get off at bus stop U Jakob-Kaiser-Platz.
  • Take subway (U-Bahn) U7, direction Rudow.
  • Get off at Fehrbelliner Platz.
  • Change to subway (U-Bahn) U3, direction Krumme Lanke.
  • Get off at Dahlem-Dorf.
  • Exit the underground station and follow the detailed partial campus map (you are at the little U in the top left corner).
  • Estimated travel time is 50 minutes from airport Tegel.

Directions from airport Schönefeld (SFX)

Taxi: approx. 40 EUR

Public transport:

Please note that the S-Bahn station is in 10 minutes WALKING distance from the arrival hall.

  • Buy a ticket for zones Berlin ABC (at ticket machine).
  • Take S-Bahn S45 towards Südkreuz (every 20 minutes).
  • Change at Südkreuz to S41 (Ring, clockwise) (every 5 to 10 minutes).
  • Get off at S+U Heidelberger Platz.
  • Change to subway (U-Bahn) U3, direction Krumme Lanke.
  • Get off at Dahlem-Dorf.
  • Exit the underground station and follow the detailed partial campus map (you are at the little U in the top left corner).
  • Estimated travel time is 70 minutes from Schönefeld.

Directions from airport Schönefeld (SFX): alternative

  • Buy a ticket for zones Berlin ABC (at ticket machine or from bus driver).
  • Take bus X7 or 171, direction U Rudow or U Hermannplatz (every 20 minutes).
  • Get off at bus stop U Rudow.
  • Take subway (U-Bahn) line U7, direction S+U Rathaus Spandau.
  • Change at Fehrbelliner Platz.
  • Take subway line U3, direction Krumme Lanke.
  • Get off at Dahlem-Dorf.
  • Exit the underground station and follow the detailed partial campus map (you are at the little U in the top left corner).
  • Estimated travel time is 80 minutes from Schönefeld.

Directions from airport Schönefeld (SFX): alternative

  • Buy a ticket for zones Berlin ABC (at ticket machine or from bus driver).
  • Take bus 171, direction U Hermannplatz (every 20 minutes).
  • Get off at bus stop Neuköllner Str./Zwickauer Damm.
  • Change to bus M11, direction U Dahlem-Dorf.
  • Get off at U Dahlem-Dorf and follow the detailed partial campus map (you are at the little U in the top left corner).
  • Estimated travel time is 135 minutes from Schönefeld.

Access by car via the Autobahn

  • Take Autobahn A115 exit "Hüttenweg" (2)
  • follow Hüttenweg until Clayallee (2nd lights)
  • then turn left and
  • follow the map that you get when you follow this link (Takustr. 9) and then switch to "Kartengröße 5x5" and "Zoomstufen ca. M 1:20000"
  • Finally use the above-linked detailed map of department buildings.

 

Address

Freie Universität Berlin
Institut für Informatik
Takustr. 9
14195 Berlin
Germany