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Leipziger KUBUS and Online

We are closely following the COVID19 developments, WHO and German official policies and recommendations. URP2020 will take place in a hybrid format, i.e. there will be physical meetings in Leipzig at Leipziger KUBUS open for digital participation and digital-only-sessions. This means, you will be able to actively participate and contribute to all sessions also remotely.

URP2020 is part Germany’s presidency of the EU Council. As such it is organized climate-neutral and sustainable. Confer official statement here.

The Leipziger KUBUS is the modern conference venue of the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ.

Address: Permoserstraße 15, 04318 Leipzig, Germany (at Wissenschaftspark (science park) Permoserstraße)

How to get there

  • By road: On the A14 motorway, take the exit marked "Leipzig-Ost" and head towards Stadtzentrum (City Centre).
  • By rail: From Leipzig Central Station, take the No. 3/3E (Direction "Sommerfeld" or "Taucha"). After about 15 minutes alight at stop "Torgauer/ Permoserstraße", cross the street and take the street Permoserstraße in eastern direction. After about 200 metres you will find the main entrance of the UFZ.
  • By plane: From Leipzig/Halle Airport, take the train (regional express) to the Leipzig Central Station (3,20 Euros one-way). From the Central Station, take No. 3 (heading for "Sommerfeld") or No. 13 (heading for "Taucha")
  • By taxi: A taxi from Leipzig Central Station to the UFZ will cost about EURO 13. The fare from Leipzig-Halle Airport is about EURO 42.

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