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Participants' Information


Participants are asked to look carefully after their wardrobe, valuables, laptops, and other belongings for which the organizers are not liable. 

A cloakroom can be found in the basement of the building GW 2, room B1405. The opening hours will be announced. Storage of luggage on the arrival and departure day is possible but subject to availability on a first come first served basis.


Information Desk

The information desk is located in the building GW 2, room B2860, 1st floor within the Conference Office. Our staff and student staff will gladly assist you with any questions about the conference, for orientation in Bremen, accommodation, restaurants, nightlife and cultural events.

The opening hours are the following:

Monday 13.03.2017 08.00 - 19.00
Tuesday 14.03.2017 08.00 - 16.00
Wednesday 15.03.2017 08.00 - 16.00
Thursday 16.03.2017 08.00 - 16.00
Friday 17.03.2017 08.00 - 12.00



The University of Bremen is member of the eduroam-network. Users from other eduroam institutions, who have registered for eduroam, can use WLAN at the University of Bremen without local registration in Bremen. Please ask the computer center/network administration of your home institution for eduroam-registration. Eduroam in Bremen is possible with WLAN SSID eduroam.

For all others, WiFi access will be provided on the campus of the University of Bremen. You will get your login and password with your registration documents on site.


Room of Silence

The „Room of Silence“ is located in room B1800. Daily opening times are from 7:00 – 20:00. The room is meant to be a retreat for those who are looking for quietness, meditation and prayer.


Food & Beverages

Coffee breaks
For the duration of the conference coffee, tea, softdrinks and small snacks can be obtained free of charge in the designated areas in the buildings GW 2 and SFG during the coffee breaks.

Further options for food and beverages on campus can be found here:

- Mensa: daily 11:30 – 14:00
- Cafeteria in building GW 2: Mon – Thu 7:45 – 17:00, Fri 7:45 – 16:00
- Cafébar in building 2: Mon – Thu 11:30 – 16:30, Fri 11:30 – 15:00
- Café Unique: daily 8:00 – 16:00 - Onkel Walter (Zentralbereich, glass hall): The small shop on campus. Incl. sandwiches and cake: Mon – Thu 7:30  - 17:00, Fri 7:30  - 16:00
- „The Fizz to go“ (Universitätsallee 1):  Mon – Sun 7:00 – 21:00


Daily lunch is offered in the university´s mensa. Food-coupons can be purchased with cash money at the information desk in GW 2. The organisors would like to kindly ask you to have the right amount available, if possible. Notes higher than 50,00 € cannot be accepted. On a smaller scale, lunch is also available at Café Unique.

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