Accommodation and Venue

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The workshop will be hosted at the Alexander & Gerbi Hotel in Weggis, Switzerland.

Weggis is a scenic town located on the shore of Lake Lucerne in central Switzerland. The location was chosen to provide a friendly and stimulating work environment. The area is known for its relaxing character in a peaceful mountain scenery.

Full board (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and coffee breaks) and lodging will be provided at the Alexander & Gerbi Hotel during the workshop.

Travel to Weggis

The hotel is reachable by public transportation from Zurich airport in 1.5-2 hours:

From Zurich airport, take the train to Luzern (direct train: IR to Luzern takes ~1hr). In Luzern, the harbour (Bahnhofquai) is located just outside the main trainstation. Take the boat (BAT towards Luzern Bahnhofquai). Weggis is the second stop, ~30min boat ride away.

Hotel Alexander is ~20 min easy walk from Weggis harbour.

Tickets for the entire journey can be purchased through the Swiss railway service SBB. This platform can also be used to plan alternative arrival routes.

Participants should arrive on Sunday 8th of January 2016 by 17:00. Everyone will depart on Friday 13rd of January 2016, by the beginning of afternoon, more details will be provided soon.


All meals will be provided by the Alexander & Gerbi Hotel. Please inform us of dietary restrictions with the registration form.

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