The Munich Summer Institute takes place in the Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities, located in a beautiful building in the heart of Munich.

Alfons-Goppel-Straße 11
80539 Munich, Germany

Getting to the venue

You can get to the venue in various ways, but as Munich has an excellent public transportation system that consists of trains, subways, trams, and buses, we would recommend you to make use of public transports. Most locations within the inner city can be conveniently reached within less than 30 minutes.

  • The underground station “Odeonsplatz” is located directly next to the venue and is frequented by underground lines U3, U4, U5 and U6.
  • Tickets can be bought at automatic vending machines at underground and train stations or inside buses and trams.
  • For specific information on public transportation schedules, please check at Munich’s public transportion company MVV, Google Maps or
  • You might also want to download an app to buy your tickets and plan your journey (iOS, Android)

From Munich Airport

From the airport, you can take the S1 or the S8 train into the city and get off at “Marienplatz”. From there, it is a 10 minute walk.

From Munich Central Station

From the the central station, you can take any S-Bahn in the direction of Ostbahnhof and get off at “Marienplatz”. From there, it is a 10 minute walk. Another possibility is to take the subway U4 and U5 and get of at Odeonsplatz. From there, the venue is just a stone’s throw away.

Conference desk: registration & helpdesk

The conference desk is located on the in front of the lecture hall at the Bavarian Academy of Sciences. Upon arrival, please register so that you can receive your welcome pack and conference badge. The conference desk also serves as an information point and helpdesk. If you have any questions, concerns or problems, you can always find members of the local organizing committee here. You can easily recognize organizers by their team badges.


During the MSI, free wifi access is available at the Academy of Sciences and Max Planck Institute. You can have access to the network “Bayern WLAN”.

Kindly note that “eduroam” also works throughout the Max Planck Institute where the poster presentations will take place. If you have any connection problems, please contact the local organizing committee at the conference desk.