Workshop Venue

The workshop, organized by the Chair of Automation at Saarland University, will be held in Saarbrücken, Germany.


University Campus, Building A3 3, D-66123 Saarbrücken

Saarbrücken is a modern economic center, a conference, trade fair and university town. Being the capital of the state Saarland it has a population of approximately 180.000. As a French-German border town it is strongly influenced by the French charm. Enjoy the atmosphere of the Sankt Johanner Marketsquare with all its beautiful cafés and picturesque little streets. Visit the historical town hall and the castle and discover Saarbrücken’s exciting history.


The University Campus with its 8 faculties and 16.000 students is idyllically situated near a forest only 15 min. from the heart of Saarbrücken. It can regularly be reached by various busses departing every 10 minutes from the city center.

Saarland University

The central location in Europe makes Saarbrücken an ideal destination and conference venue. An extensive highway network, high-speed rail connections as well as the airports ensures excellent transport links.



Other Airports:

Luxemburg:        100 km, shuttle bus from main station

Frankfurt/Main:   170 km, ICE train connections

Frankfurt/Hahn:  110 km, (shuttle bus from main station)

Zweibrücken:      50 km, shuttle bus from main station

Train connections:

Highspeed ICE/TGV train line Paris-Saarbrücken-Frankfurt/Main

To Paris 1:50h

To Paris CDG 2:40h (by-passing Paris)

To Frankfurt Main Airport 2:40h

By Car: 

via the A1 motorway from the north (Trier) 

via the A6 from the east (Kaiserslautern) 

via the A620 from Luxembourg

via the A4/E50 when approaching from either Metz/Paris or Strasbourg