The WSTNet Web Science Summer School 2018 will take place at the L3S Research Center, which located at Appelstr. 9a, 30167 Hannover, Germany (map).
More information about the specific room assignment of each session (see schedule) can be found here: session room info
How to get to the Venue
By Public Transport
From Hanover Central Station (Hauptbahnhof), take the tram line (U-Bahn/S-Bahn) to Kröpcke, which is the next stop. Most trams passing through the central station travel via Kröpcke, for example, you can take lines 3, 7 or 9 traveling in the direction Wettbergen or Empelde or lines 1 or travel in the direction of Sarstedt or Rethen.
Alternatively, you can walk to Kröpcke from the front of the central station at Ernst August Platz via Bahnhofsstraße or the underground shopping passage Passarelle/Niki de St. Phalle (approx. 10 minutes by foot).
From Kröpcke, take one of the following tram lines from the underground station:
- Line 4 (Direction Garbsen) or Line 5 (Direction Stöcken) to the station Schneiderberg / Wilhelm-Busch-Museum. This is the stop directly after Universität. From the tram station, cross over to Schneiderberg at the traffic lights and continue until you reach Appelstraße (approximately 5 minutes by foot).
House number 9a (15th floor) is located on the left side.
From the city centre, follow the signs for Herrenhausen or Universität. Appelstraße is located between the university campus at Welfengarten and the Nordstadtkrankenhaus (North City Hospital) and can be reached from Nienburger Straße and from Haltenhoffstraße via Schneiderberg. Parking facilities directly in the Appelstrasse.
From Hanover airport, by taxi (approx. 30 minutes) or by the suburban train line S5 or bus line 471 to Hanover Central Station (Hannover Hauptbahnhof). From there, see the above section on traveling by train.