Social Events

Welcome Reception

The welcome reception will take place on Monday, May 19, 2014 starting at 19:00 at the "Centralstation"recreation center. The building of the "Centralstation" center is located in the heart of historic Darmstadt city. It was originally constructed in 1888 and hosted a first power plant in Darmstadt. The power plant supplied electricity for Darmstadt city center street lights, and since 1897 also for the tram lines. The "Centralstation" building was renovated and opened as a cultural center in March 1999 with diverse program of theatrical performances, lectures, exhibitions, as well as concerts and club events. With a seven meter tall main hall designed in the minimalistic style and 450 square meters area, the building fits up to 1,200 guests.

The "Centralstation" center is within a walking distance from the Quark Matter 2014 conference venue "Darmstadtium".

Im Carree
64283 Darmstadt
Phone: +49 (0)6151 809460

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Conference Dinner

The conference dinner will take place on Friday, May 23, 2014 starting at 20:00 at the "Laubenheimer Höhe" estate. "Laubenheimer Höhe" estate is located about 40 km from Darmstadt at the outskirts of the Mainz city. A large dining hall and a possibility to serve refreshments and drinks outside during the warm weather is complemented with spectacular view on the Rhein river valley and its surrounding vineyards.

The bus transportation will be arranged for the conference participants. Please, contact organizers in case you plan to use an alternative way of transportation.

Auf der Laubenheimer Höhe 1-3
55129 Mainz
Phone: +49 (0)6131 622260

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