Information about mobility at SNTS 2019, Marburg


1) The welcome Hotel is near to the main lecture building / “Hörsaalgebäude” (HG). A level and easy walk of 150m.

 

2) The main venue of the conference is the main lecture building / “Hörsaalgebäude” (HG). This building is barrier-free. If the LOC gets information about mobility problems the LOC will take care to allocate the rooms for the seminars in accordance with that information.

 

3) The Business Meeting for all member delegates on Tuesday will take place in the main lecture building / “Hörsaalgebäude” (HG) at 5 p.m. The Opening Event is scheduled for 6 p.m. in the historic hall “Alte Aula” at the Old University. From main lecture building / “Hörsaalgebäude” (HG) to Alte Aula is a 450 m walk which includes stairs and steep passages. As an alternative to the uphill walk mentioned above an elevator can be used (“Oberstadtaufzug”) to reach the upper level of Marburg. Conference delegates with mobility problems may need help for both alternatives.

 

4) The building Old University („Alte Universität“) is not fully barrier-free. The venue of the opening event, “Alte Aula” is accessible. Toilets are only accessible over stairs. Conference delegates with mobility problems may need help for that.

 

5) From Wednesday to Friday lunch will be delivered in the Mensa. From main lecture building / “Hörsaalgebäude” (HG) to Mensa leads a level and easy walk of 300m over a pedestrian bridge. The Mensa has self-service. This may cause problems for people with walking aids and other handicaps related to self-service. Conference delegates with mobility problems and other handicaps may need help for that.

 

6) On Wednesday evening (8 p.m.) level and easy walk of 600 m on a pedestrian-friendly path meanders through the Old Botanic Garden, the new University Library to the Elisabeth Church.

 

7) Excursions on Saturday will include some challenges for conference delegates with mobility problems.