2013 Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop 28 Opacity 3 - 5 October 2013, University of Leipzig
Travel & Venue
lecture hall Felix Klein (5th floor)
Paulinum, main building
The conference will take place in the "Paulinum" [paʊ'liːnʊm], which is part of the main building of the University. It is situated in the city centre, and can be reached best from the tram stations "Augustusplatz" [ʔaʊ'gʊstʊsplaʦ] (Tram 4, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 15, 16) or "Hauptbahnhof" ['haʊptbaːnhoːf] (every tram except for Tram 2) (for more information see www.lvb.de).
Oct 02, 7 pm: Get together WOPiG
Oct 03, 7.30 pm: WOPiG-dinner/Get together CGSW
Sol y Mar
Oct 04, 7.30: Conference dinner
Map (with all venues)
How to get to Leipzig?
You can reach Leipzig by plane via the Airport Leipzig/Halle (LEJ). If there is no direct flight to Leipzig from your city, we recommend you to fly to Berlin. There are regular trains to Leipzig from there which take about 75 minutes.
Leipzig is also linked with almost all European cities via the trains of Deutsche Bahn. Hauptbahnhof Leipzig (Leipzig main railway station) is located right in the city centre.
If you arrive by plane:
Deutsche Bahn InterCity (IC) and RegionalExpress (RE) trains run regularly between Leipzig/Halle airport and Hauptbahnhof Leipzig (Leipzig main railway station) and take 15 minutes. Tickets are available at vending machines at the platforms and will cost about 4 . Please note that for IC trains you have to pay an extra fee so that they are more expensive - about 6 . For more information see www.bahn.de
There are also various taxi services which offer airport shuttles. A ride to the city center will cost between 25 and 30 .
If you arrive by train:
Hauptbahnhof Leipzig (Leipzig main railway station) is located right in the city centre.
Leipziger Verkehrsbetriebe - LVB
In the city of Leipzig the quickest way to get anywhere is using the trams or the busses of the LVB. Tickets are available at vending machines on most stations and in nearly every tram and bus. Single tickets (2,40 ) are valid for one hour, short trip tickets (1,60 ) are valid for up to 4 stops without changing.
First Call for Papers
January 18/25, 2013
Final Call for Papers
May 02, 2013
Extended deadline for abstracts
May 19, 2013
Notification of acceptance
July 15, 2013
Aug 20, 2013
Oct 3, 2013
Oct 4-5, 2013