General Information​

Climate

It is autumn in Dresden/ Germany in September and the average temperature is 20°C (68 °F). Please note there may be occasional showers. Weather information and forecasts are available at www.wetter.com

Credit Cards

Credit cards are accepted at most businesses including restaurants, shopping centers (malls) and gift stores, gas stations, grocery stores. Major credit cards include Visa, MasterCard, and American Express. ATMs are also located at many areas throughout Dresden.

Currency

The German currency is EURO (€). The official exchange rate is published daily in the newspapers. Exchange facilities are available at the airport, main train stations and exchange agencies. Cash and travelers checks are easily exchanged in banks and hotels. Most hotels and restaurants accept international credit cards. Exchange rates may vary. To see current exchange rates, please visit www.oanda.com or de.finance.yahoo.com

Electricity

Electric sockets are 230 volts AC, 50 Hz. European-style round two-pin plugs are in use. You need a transformer and a plug that fits the German socket.

Official Language

The conference language is English.

Passport and Visa

EU citizens only need their national identification document. Citizens from most other countries will need a valid travel passport. They are encouraged to contact their local German embassy or consulate to enquire about the necessity of a visa.

News

Travel offers now available

Accommodation offers available

Important dates

30th November 2023
Abstract deadline

28th February 2024
Notification of
abstract acceptance

March 2024
Registration opens

31st March 2024
Deadline Awards Nominations

30th April 2024
Registration Deadline for
Presenting Authors

01st May 2024
Notification of GLS-16 Awardees

31st May 2024
Special Issue full
manuscript due date

31st May 2024
Early Registration Deadline

2nd – 5th September 2024
Conference