Venue and Travel Information

Conference Site

The PARNUM 2017 will take place at the Fraunhofer Research Campus, Waischenfeld, which is located in the heart of the Franconian Switzerland. The Campus also provides more than 40 rooms so that all workshop participants will be accommodated directly at the conference site.

Research Campus Waischenfeld_Flyer

Travel Information

You can reach the Fraunhofer Research Campus …

By car

Driving on freeway A73 take exit Forchheim and follow state road B470 to Muggendorf. As you enter the village turn left, then right to the center. Follow the winding street on the left that takes you over the Dooser hill. When you reach the Wiesent valley at Doos, turn left and follow the river to Waischenfeld. At the village center turn right, cross the river and turn right again. After 200 m you will see the reseach campus on the left.

Driving on freeway A9 take exit Trockau and drive to the west on federal road St2184 in the direction Ahorntal. Turn left in Freiahorn and follow the sign to Kirchahorn and Waischenfeld. As you enter the village, the campus is located in 50 m on the right.

The correct address for navigation is Vorstadt 21, 91344 Waischenfeld

By train / bus

Waischenfeld can be reached by public bus lines 233 (starting in Ebermannstadt), 343 (starting in Neuhaus /Peg.), 375 and 396 (starting in Bayreuth). According to bus stop 100 – 500 m walking distance to the campus. For detailed information on schedules and bus stop locations, please go to  the webpages of Verkehrsverbund Großraum Nürnberg (VGN).

Timetable Verkehrsverbund Großraum Nürnberg (VGN)

By plane

A taxi ride from the airport Nürnberg to Waischenfeld is about 80 km and takes approximately 60 minutes.