The Congress








The Venue: Gruner + Jahr

The headquarters of Gruner + Jahr, Europe’s largest printing and publishing firm, located beside the Elbe River in Hamburg will be the location for the SIS-E 2017 Congress.

Directions to Gruner + Jahr

Am Baumwall 11,
20459 Hamburg,

By Plane

From Hamburg Airport either take a taxi straight to the Gruner + Jahr press building (approximately 30 minutes) or take the Line S1 suburban train in the direction of “Blankenese” or “Wedel” to Landungsbrücken station. Change here and continue on underground line U3 in the direction of “Hauptbahnhof Süd – Barmbek”. After one stop you will reach “Baumwall” station. The press building is situated on your left-hand side.

By Train

From Hamburg Central Station (south side) take underground line 3 in the direction of “Barmbek”. After four stops you will reach “Baumwall” station. The press building is situated on your right-hand side.

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Public Transport Card

(The Hamburg CARD)

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Purchasing your Hamburg CARD:
You can buy a Hamburg CARD from all vending machines, at HVV service centres, on board buses, at the DB travel agencies and at the Tourist Information Centres (Hauptbahnhof/Central Station, Dammtorbahnhof, Harbour, Airport). Many Hamburg hotels, youth hostels and travel agencies also sell these passes. Please note that it is not possible to buy the 5-day Pass or Hamburg CARD plus Region on board buses. Click here to find out where you can by a Hamburg CARD.