The conference will be held at the InterContinental Hotel on Königsallee in Düsseldorf, Germany. 

InterContinental Düsseldorf
Königsallee 59
40215 Düsseldorf

Tel: +49 (0) 211 82 85 0
Fax: +49 (0) 211 82 85 11 11

Here you can download the directions to the hotel.

Travel information

There are many ways to get to Düsseldorf... 

By Plane
Some 70 airlines connect 197 destinations around the globe with Flughafen Düsseldorf International. Most European capitals are within one or two hours at the most by air. Direct flights operate from the United States daily. And if you’re coming from overseas and land in Brussels, Amsterdam or Frankfurt, Düsseldorf is no more than an hour’s flight away.

Attention: Weeze airport is about 55 km away!

Airport Information:
Tel.: +49 (0) 211 / 421-0
Fax: +49 (0) 211 / 421 6666
Customs: +49 (0) 211 / 421-6927 or -6307

By Train
You also have plenty of choices when you choose to travel by rail. Over 1,000 passenger trains stop daily at Düsseldorf’s Central Station – there‘s sure to be one you can use. From Düsseldorf’s Central Station, subway trains U70, U74, U75, U76, U77, U78, and U79 will get you to the station Steinstr./Königsallee in about 3 minutes. Walk along Königsallee heading towards Graf-Adolf-Platz.

Infolines Deutsche Bahn AG
Tel.: +44 (0) 8718 80 80 66 (Information in English)
Complimentary automated information service Tel.: +49 (0) 800 / 1 50 70 90
Further Information:

By Bus and Tram
Travelling by bus and tram is an easy and relaxed way to get to our venue. The Rheinbahn public transport network covers 1,400 km, reaching virtually every corner of the city. It’s highly likely that there’s a stop just a stone’s throw from where you’re staying. The central railway station and Heinrich-Heine-Allee / Wilhelm-Marx-Haus (Altstadt / Old Town) are major Düsseldorf junctions. From here, you can reach most destinations in and around the city. The tram lines U74, U75, U77, U78, and U79 will get you to the station Steinstr./Königsallee close to the InterContinental Hotel. Walk along Königsallee heading towards Graf-Adolf-Platz.

Infolines VRR / Rheinbahn
Tel.: +49 (0) 180 6 / 50 40 30 € 0,20 per min. from a German landline, max. € 0,60 per min. from mobile phone networks

By Taxi
Düsseldorf has the second-highest concentration of taxis anywhere in Germany. So you’ll have no trouble hailing a cab any time, day or night, to get you safely to your destination.

Tel.: +49 (0) 211 / 33333 or +49 (0) 211 / 99999 or +49 (0) 211 / 212121
Fax: +49 (0) 211 / 777622

Taxi - Airport 15-30 min | 15,– to 30,– €
Taxi - Main Station 3 min | about 7,– €

By Car
North Rhine-Westphalia has a closely-woven autobahn network where almost all routes lead to Düsseldorf. You can’t really go wrong. On the map you’ll find the hotel in the south of the inner city of Düsseldorf, well accessible via the A44, A46 and A52 motorways. At the rear entrance of the hotel in the Breite Strasse you will also find the entrance to the underground car park.

Good to know: Please note that since 15th February 2009 Low Emission Zones (LEZ) came into effect in the state capital Düsseldorf and many other cities in Germany.
Further information you will find here.