General Info


The official language of the congress is English. In Leipzig, the majority of people are native German speakers and have basic knowledge of English. Employee of hotels and restaurants are mostly fluent in English.

Local Currency

The only used currency in Germany is the EURO (EUR, €).


When the conference takes place, it is autumn and the beginning of winter in Germany. Usually the temperatures are between 0°C and 10°C (32°F-50°F). There is a rather high probability of wind and rain, possibly snow in this period.