Congress office:

Congress-Organisation Geber + Reusch, Birgitta Geber
Rheinparkstr. 2
68163 Mannheim, Germany
+ 49 (0) 621 82 66 11

For any questions concerning the symposium please write an E-Mail to Birgitta Geber:

Start and End of Symposium

The Symposium will start Tuesday, August 15th , 12.00 am with the registration, 5.00 – 5.45 pm with the Welcome ”Meet and Greet” and Introduction.

After the first keynote lecture and discussion all participants are invited to the Welcome Reception in the Hotel Maritim.

The Symposium will end 8:15 pm on Saturday, August 19th, with the concert.
The concert is free for all participants. Please email your interest with the code concert to the Symposium office: or at the office desk.


Maritim Hotel Berlin
Stauffenbergstr. 26, 10785 Berlin, Germany
+49 (0) 30 20 65 – 0

Please use the code word  GASi-Symposium 2017 to book single rooms for a special price of € 119,-, doubles for € 159,-, until 19th June 2017.

Special rates for participants.
Due to a limited contingent we advice early booking!

Further Hotels

There are a number of alternative hotels and hostels close to the symposium venue.
Please check:

Low cost accommodation:
The non commercial Berlin Youth Hostel is just 300m from the venue.

The Berlin Stadtmission is situated near the main station, Hauptbahnhof, and offers low cost B&B: www://


Registration will be possible online through the website.

Conference language is English.