Social Events

Welcome to Munich! The biggest city in Southern Germany is situated in the midst of a beautiful pre-alpine countryside and offers a spectacular variety of culinary, artistic and cultural highlights. Use your time during the HEC conference to explore the beautiful host city of Munich.

Get together

© LMU - Nagy / Presseamt München
© LMU - Nagy / Presseamt München

Sunday, 28 August 2016, 07:30 p.m.

We plan to get the HEC Meeting off to a good start in true Munich spirit. We invite you to the official Get-Together which takes place directly at the conference venue, the famous Ludwig Maximilian University situated in the city center. Meet colleagues in a relaxed atmosphere and exchange thoughts and ideas about the conference topics.

Where: Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1, 80539 Munich

Price: Free of charge


Reception Town Hall


Monday, 29 August 2016, 07:00 p.m.

Due to its great location in the very heart of Munich, the Old Town Hall is the perfect venue for the official reception. While enjoying light refreshments, you will have the opportunity to meet colleagues from all over the world, establish new contacts and set the scene for the rest of the conference.

Where: Old Town Hall, Marienplatz 15, 80331 Munich

Price: Free of charge

Social Evening for Young Researcher


Tuesday, 30 August 2016, 08:00 p.m.

Nowadays, networking plays an important role in our professional lives. Consider this event to meet with fellow young researchers. Food and drinks onsite are on a self payment basis. Take the opportunity to get in touch with old friends and make new ones or simply enjoy the evening in the idyllic beer garden offering typical Bavarians delicacies.

Where: Park Café Munich, Sophienstr. 7, 80333 Munich

Price: self-payment basis

Conference Dinner


Wednesday, 31 August 2016, 08:00 p.m.

Forget the classic Gala Dinner with a scheduled seating plan and white chair covers. This location is the perfect venue for sociable interaction. Enjoy the opportunity to engage in discussions, establish new contacts or strengthen existing ones. Let yourself be surprised by this special Bavarian evening. Numbers are limited and we recommend you reserve your place early. We look forward to spending an unusual evening with you.

Where: Löwenbräukeller, Nymphenburger Str. 2, 80335 Munich

Price: 75.00 EUR / ticket



Booking of the social events is possible while registering for the HEC 16 conference.