Guided tour “Jena – between History and High-tech”

Copyright: FotoFSU/Jan-Peter Kasper

Copyright: FotoFSU/Jan-Peter Kasper

Thursday, October 06, 16:30-17:30
Meeting point in front of the Auditorium maximum.

Important personalities studied and taught at the university which was founded in 1558. The poet Friedrich Schiller taught here. The physicist Ernst Abbe and the entrepreneur Carl Zeiss developed pioneering optical products in Jena. We will show you the Collegium Jenense, the birthplace of the university, St. John’s Gate (Johannistor) and the Powder Tower (Pulverturm), the market square with the historic town hall, the City Church of St. Michael and much more.

Conference Dinner


Copyright: Daniel Reichel/Landgrafen Restaurant & Event GmbH

Thursday, October 06, 18:45-23:00
We will commence together at 18:15 with a walk to the restaurant.
Meeting point: in front of the conference venue.

We would like to invite you to the conference dinner to the “Panorama-Restaurant Landgrafen“.
We will start all together with a walk to the restaurant to enjoy the breath-taking view over Jena as well as a delicious buffet.


Copyright: Daniel Reichel/Landgrafen Restaurant & Event GmbH

Date: October 06, 2016
Venue: Panorama-Restaurant Landgrafen
Landgrafenstieg 25
07743 Jena, Germany
Costs: included in conference fee
40 € for accompanying persons

Hiking Tour

Saturday, October 08, 2016
Details will follow soon.