The slides of the plenary presentations are now available under Program.

eROSITA consortium meeting

Hamburg, 23.07.2012 - 24.07.2012
University of Hamburg, ESA1, Germany

The meeting will take place in the center of Hamburg in the main University building. We plan to start on July 23 around 11:45am and end on July 24 around 4:30pm. We will have plenary and working group sessions; a detailed agenda can be found under program.

Getting there


Hamburg is a major city that is easily reachable by plane, train or car.

Public transport includes S- and U- trains, busses, ferry boats; all jointly organized in the HVV .
For nearly all journeys including to and from the airport the 'Grossbereich' ticket is sufficient.
Various day and group tickets are available. A pdf map of the urban railways can be found here .

eROSITA meeting:

Meeting location: Flügelbau ESA West (Room 221), Edmund-Siemers Allee 1, 20146 Hamburg (see map)

Dammtor is the nearest station (100m walking distance) and is easily reachable by public transport.

Map of the area:

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Please book for yourself. Check the offical Hamburg tourism web-site or try your favorite hotel search tool for hundreds of offers. Some nearby options:

Very close to the meeting place are a few mid-priced places like Hotel Am Dammtor and, all in the same building, Hotel Amsterdam , Hotel Bellmore , Hotel Fresena , Hotel Preuss and Hotel Wagner.
Also close but in the more expensive range is the Grand Elysee .

Moderate priced alternative places in the nearby area Sternschanze are e.g. Schanzenstern or Superbude .
Major chain hotels in the city center are Ibis - St. Pauli Messe or Motel One - Hamburg am Michel.

Jan Robrade ( and J.H.M.M. Schmitt
Hamburger Sternwarte,  Gojenbergsweg 112
21029 Hamburg,   Germany
Tel: +49 40428388418