2019 Annual Symposium Venue


The 62nd Annual Symposium of the IAVS will be held July 14-19, 2019, in Bremen, Northwest Germany. Bremen is one of the largest cities (> 500,000 inhabitants) in the north of the country, situated at the river Weser ca 60 km from the North sea. It is a green city with short distances, the international airport is only 15 min away from the city centre.

Bremen has a diverse and outstanding scientific environment, with a strong focus on marine research. The city has three universities -  the University of Bremen, the City University of Applied Sciences and the private Jacobs University - as well as famous research facilities such as the Max-Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology and, located in the sister city Bremerhaven, the Alfred-Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research (AWI).

The Exhibition and Conference Centre Bremen (CCB) offers a perfect setting for the meeting. The CCB is located right in the middle of the city center, directly adjacent to the main train station in the South and the green 200‐hectare Bürgerpark (city park) in the north. The rooms for the presentations and meetings as well as the places for the display of the posters are all inside the same building, which is also connected to a four‐star hotel. The meeting will be supported by the Bremen Convention Bureau (BTZ).

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