May 13 – 17, 2024
Europe/Zurich timezone

Onsite Information

Conference rooms:

The plenary sessions will take place in the Auditorium (building 5). Parallel sessions will take place in the auditorium and in Seminar Rooms 4 (building 1b). The WLCG MB will take place on Wednesday afternoon in Seminar Room 1 (building 1a).

Breakout rooms:

Breakout rooms/areas can be made available on request. The area outside of the Auditorium is available the whole week.


Wireless internet is available either via eduroam or the 'DESY-Guest' network in the main auditorium, seminar rooms, breakout rooms, as well as the hostel rooms.


Lunch is available in the DESY canteen (building 9), main dishes range from €4-9. At least one vegetarian option is available every day, plus a salad bar. For a typical menu selection, see here.

Sandwiches/snacks are also available from the DESY cafeteria next door to the canteen.

Please note that both the canteen and the cafeteria accept only cash and no card payments are possible. There is a single cash machine on site, but is not always available, so better to bring cash to DESY.

Offsite lunch options are also available near Bahrenfeld Trabrennbahn and at the Elbe Einkaufzentrum.