Congress Venue

Strasbourg Convention Center/Palais de la Musique et des Congrès

Place de Bordeaux, 67082 Strasbourg, France



Tuesday, 4 July 2017 (at 8:30 am) – Friday, 7 July 2017 (at 1:00 pm)



The official language of the Congress is English.


Congress Kit

You will receive a Congress kit that includes an online access to the program, all the papers of the Congress and your name badge. Please wear your name badge at all times during the Congress and to all official Congress events.


Reception: July 4

Palais Universitaire


Social activity and Conference dinner: July 6



July in Strasbourg is generally hot and sunny. Temperatures range between 20°C (68°F) to 30°C (86°F).


Transportation from Airport/Central Train Station to Congress Venue

Travelling to Strasbourg:

By Train:

From the Central Train Station (Gare Centrale): take tram C (direction Neuhof, Rodolphe Reuss), change at République and take tram B (direction Hoenheim Gare) or E (direction Robertsau Boecklin), stop at station Wacken. You can also take a taxi, for instance the company “taxi 13”, phone: + 33 (0)3 88 36 13 13 ( For more details:

By plane:

From Paris Charles De Gaulle Airport, Basel-Mulhouse Airport or Frankfurt International Airport with correspondence by train or bus to Strasbourg.

From Karlsruhe Baden Airpark: take bus line 205 to Baden-Baden train station and take train to Strasbourg Gare Centrale. Shuttles are also available from Baden-Baden Airpark to Strasbourg - Place Austerlitz.

From Strasbourg-Entzheim Airport: take the train from the airport to the Central Train Station (Gare Centrale).



Participants from certain countries may require a visa in order to travel to France. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa if necessary.


Liability and Insurance

The Congress secretariat and organizers cannot accept any liability for personal accidents or loss of/damage to private property of participants of the 8th World Congress of Cliometrics.


Dress Code

Business casual for all occasions.


Congress Secretariat

Please contact Ms. Marion OSWALD:


Program Secretariat

Please contact: