CE Forum 2024
at Aalen University - 28/29th of February 2024

How to get to Aalen

🚅The mid-size town of Aalen is easy reachable by train from various directions like Stuttgart, Ulm/München or Nürnberg. Train ticket are available here.

🚗If you want to come by car there is a direct exit from the A7 (north-south) or from Stuttgart you can take the B29. Entering Aalen you can follow the signs direction "Hochschule Aalen" or "VFR Stadion". There is a parking garage next to the University main building. 

The conference will take place in building AH. Just follow the signs "CE Forum". 


We were able to reserve a limited number of rooms in the Hotel Eichenhof (100€ per night including breakfast and tax). The hotel is approx. 5 min away from the venue. Please use the code "CE Forum" during reservation to get the conference discount. 


There are different hotels in the heart of Aalen. We recommend to have a look in one of the hotel overview pages like booking.com.

Alternatively, if you attend as a larger group, Airbnb or limehome  could also be an option.

What to do in Aalen

If there is snow, Aalen offers its own little ski resort with directly in front of the city and the surrounding hills. More information hereThere are also multiple Nordic ski resorts nearby. 


The surrounding hills can also be conquered on foot. A highlight is the big watch tower called "Aalen Bäumle" located South from the main city. 

At the foot of these mountains you can find wellness and a relaxing time in the "Limes Thermen". A spa with plenty of pools and sauna. 

More entertaining is the historical heart of Aalen with plenty of traditional restaurants, bars and cafés. A highlight during the day as well as at night.