The symposium ISTET-2017 opening session will start at 17:00 hours in the Humboldt lecture hall, followed by two tutorials given by invited speakers.
The evening will be rounded off with an informal get-together just outside the lecture hall in the Humboldt-Building.
The conference dinner will take place on Tuesday evening in the Elgersburg Castle, which is located close to Ilmenau. The dinner will start at 19:00 hours.
There are three options to go there:
|1. Walking:||Starting from the university campus, it will take a walk of about 1.5h to the castle (7.5km).|
|2. By car:||It takes only a couple of minutes to drive to the castle by car (8km).|
|Destination: Schloss Elgersburg|
|3. By train:||The train from Ilmenau-main station takes 9 min to Elgersburg station.|
There might be a guided tour through the castle (on request) which takes about 40min.
|1. By car:||You should drive the same way back!|
|2. By train:|
|Elgersburg:21:28 22:25 23:58|
|↓ ↓ ↓|
|Ilmenau-Hbf:21:37 22:34 00:07|
There is offered a post-conference excursion by bus to Eisenach to visit the famous Wartburg Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Furthermore, there is included the visit of the National Exhibition "Luther and the Germans".
The price for this excursion is 34 € per person which you have to pay on-desk on your own.
Please notice, that the tour can only take place if at least 25 participants will attend.
|Schedule:||13:30||Bus departure from university campus|
|15:30 - 17:30||Visiting Wartburg castle and the National Exhibition|
|18:30||Return to Ilmenau by bus|
|20:00||Arrival at Ilmenau|