Social Events

Please make your reservation for social events during the registration process for the conference. There is a limited availability for all social events and participation will be granted by the motto “first come, first serve”.

There are no additional fees for social events as they are included in the conference fee. Choose the social events which you would like to attend in the registration form while registering. Please state there if you prefer vegetarian food.

Sunday, September 28

15.45 meeting at the entrance of the Zwinger facing the Semperoper
16.00 visit of the Green Vault in two groups
18.00 option 1: possibility to attend service at the Church of Our Lady (Frauenkirche)
18.00 option 2: possibility to have dinner in one of the numerous restaurants in front of the Church of Our Lady
19.30 possibility to visit the Church of Our Lady

Monday, September 29

17.00 meeting at main entrance of the faculty building and guided tour through the old parts of the town
19.00 reception and dinner at the local pub “Planwirtschaft”

Tuesday, September 30

13.00 meeting at main entrance of the faculty building
14.00 departure by paddle-steamer at the Dresden Terrassenufer
15.30 arrival in Pillnitz, followed by a guided tour through the garden and Pillnitz Castle
17.45 departure by paddle-steamer to 'Blaues Wunder' and walking to Castle Eckberg
19.00 reception
20.00 dinner at the castle

As we are going to have dinner in an exclusive restaurant, we recommend to wear smart casual attire.


If you have any queries about social events, please contact the organizers at

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