Pre-conference Program
 
Saturday, September 11, 2010

Pre-conferencce golf tour at the golf course near the castle “Weitenburg”
(minimum of attendees: 10 persons)
(golf experience necessary: handicap of 36 minimum, verification required!)

09.00 am departure to the golf course near the castle “Weitenburg”
09.30 am arrival at the golf course
09.45 am beginning of the game (18 holes), catering with lunch bags
02.15 pm end of the game
02.30 pm coffee and cake
03.30 pm return to Tübingen

Social Program
 

Sunday – September 12, 2010
Welcome Reception
There will be a Welcome Reception in the foyer of the Conference Venue „Kupferbau“ on Sunday, September 12th, after the end of the first scientific session. Just take the opportunity and come together for a drink and a light buffet.

Monday – September 13, 2010
Conference Party
After the first day of hard scientific work we would like to invite you to the Conference Party at the “Casino am Neckar” which will start at around 7:00 pm. Enjoy a comfortable evening with a few drinks, food and a fantastic view onto to River Neckar. In addition there is a special appearance of Joo Kraus, one of the most famous German Jazz trumpet players and his band to entertain you with Jazz arrangements of Michael Jacksons songs.

 

Tuesday – September 14, 2010
Conference Tour

On Tuesday afternoon, September 14th, we will go on tour. We start with buses from the Kupferbau at 2:00 pm after lunch to visit the castle Hohenzollern, the home of the Hohenzollern dynasty, which were once Kings of Prussia and became the last German Kaiser family. The castle Hohenzollern is one of the most beautiful and often visited castles in Europe. The panorama is spectacular. Thereafter we return to Tübingen for a free evening for everybody's enjoyment in Tübingen many downtown pubs and restaurants.

Wednesday – September 15, 2010
Galadinner
After another full day of scientific work we ask you to join us for the Galadinner on Wednesday, September 15th, taking place at the former Zisterzienser Abbey of Bebenhausen dating from 1183. In 1947 to 1952 the Abbey gave shelter to the state parliament of Württemberg-Hohenzollern. The Dinner will be in the gothic styled summer refektorium. The ensemble “I Ciarlatani” will entertain us with medieval themed music and dance. Let’s enjoy together the last evening with a great menu and good conversation. Since the number of guests is limited, don‘t miss out for an exceptional evening in an exceptional place and book your tickets early on.

 

Accompanying persons program
 
Monday, September 13, 2010

Excursion to Stuttgart
(minimum of attendees: 10 persons)

   
09.00 am departure to Stuttgart
09.45 am arrival at Stuttgart
10.00 am beginning of the sight­seeing tour including the
Television Tower
01.00 pm lunch at the „Café im Turmkorb“
02.30 pm return to the city center, free time
04.30 pm return to Tübingen
   

 
 

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Excursion "Zünftiges Zwiefalten"
(minimum of attendees: 15 persons)


   
08.45 am departure to Wimsen
10.00 am visiting the cave "Wimsener Höhle"by boat
(guided tour in German, English handout)
11.00 am walking-tour through the idyllic Aachtal
12.15 pm arrival in Zwiefalter, guided tour through the
Zwiefalter Münster
01.30 pm lunch at a restaurant in Zwiefalten
03.00 pm guided tour through the traditional monastery brewery in Zwiefalten
(guided tour in German, English handout)
04.30 pm departure to Tübingen

 
 

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Trip to the castle „Schloss Lichtenstein”
(minimum of attendees: 15 persons)

   
09.00 am departure to the castle „Schloss Lichtenstein”
09.30 am arrival at the castle
09.45 am beginning of the guided tour
10.15 am free time at the castle
11.00 am departure to Tübingen

 
 

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Trip to the „Mercedes-Benz Museum” and the new „Porsche-Museum” in Stuttgart
(minimum of attendees: 10 persons)

   
08.30 am departure to Stuttgart
09.15 am arrival at the „Mercedes-Benz Museum”, Stuttgart
09.20 am beginning of the guided tour
10.35 am free time at the museum
12.00 am lunch at the museum restaurant
01.30 pm continuation of the journey to the new Porsche-Museum, Stuttgart
01.50 pm arrival at the museum
02.00 pm beginning of the guided tour
03.00 pm free time at the museum
04.00 pm departure to Tübingen

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