Practical Information

Child care

On request, the HAWK as a family-oriented university provides nursery by student employees with educational experience. If you are interested, please register your child until 17th December 2018.

Arriving by car

Hildesheim is situated directly at the freeway A 7. Coming from the south, please take the exit Hildesheim – No. 62 (coming from the north, you have to pass first exit “Hildesheim-Drispenstedt No. 61) and follow the main road B1 to the centre of Hildesheim.

Location plan and journey planner

Location in Hildesheim (Hohnsen 2 = C)

Arriving by rail

Hildesheim railway station is stop of Germany's high speed train “ICE”. The HAWK is within 5 minutes walking distance from Eastern railway station ("Hildesheim Ostbahnhof").
Deutsche Bahn (journey planning German rail) (online booking possible)
Railway network "ICE" of the German rail

Bus connection from central railway station to bus stop "HAWK-Campus":
Bus route No. 2 (direction "Im Mittelfeld")
Bus stop "HAWK-Campus": (appr. 15 minutes, costs ~ 2,50 €)
Bus route No. 2 (central railway station to HAWK-Campus), Bus route No. 2 (HAWK-Campus to central railway station)
Day bus map
Please note: From 8:00 p.m., the evening network of routes with other bus lines is valid. A detailed timetable enquiry can be found here.
Taxi (ca. 8 minutes, costs appr. 10,- €)

Arriving by plane

Hanover-Langenhagen airport is about 50 km from Hildesheim. From Hanover Airport you can get to Hildesheim by taxi (45 minutes, about 70,00 €), by shuttle service 55,00 € (advance booking necessary,, Tel.: +49 (0) 511 9772240) or by public transportation (rail, ca. 70 minutes, ca. 12,00 €).
There is no direct train between Hanover airport and Hildesheim central railway station, you have to change train once. You can search for train connections on the website of Deutsche Bahn (journey planning German rail).


We have booked a limited contingent of rooms with a special rate. This contingent is availabe until 16 November 2018 at Hotel "Ibis Styles", Zingel 26, 31134 Hildesheim (located in the city center).
The rate is  65,27 € single room/80,27 € double room, including breakfast, W-Lan, Sky TV and calls into German fixed network.
The rooms can be called up under the keyword "Klimazone Kirche" by telephone or email.
Tel. +49 (0)5121 9128700, Email:

Price comparison for hotels:

Hildesheim's tourist service portal provides information about accomodation and your stay in Hildesheim. Online bookinig of accomodation is also possible.


We recommend a visit of the both UNESCO world cultural heritage churches St Michael's Church and St Mary's Cathedral with Dommuseum and its medieval cathedral treasure. The Roemer- und Pelizaeus-Museum is known worldwide for its important collection of ancient Egypt and for its special exhibitions.

Conference fee

Normal price
140,00 € full conference (without workshop)
90,00 € day ticket (without workshop)
30,00 € workshop-participation

Reduced price (students of other universities, employees of HAWK)
30,00 € full conference (without workshop)
20,00 € day ticket (without workshop)
20,00 € workshop-participation
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Free of charge
Speakers of the lectures, trainees, students and employees of the Faculty of Architecture, Engineering and Conservation of the HAWK.


Registration deadline: 6 January 2019

The number of participants is limited. Registrations are considered in the order of receipt of payment. Please note that the registration will only be validated after successful transfer of the conference fee. Receipt of payment will not be confirmed separately.

Account holder: HAWK Hochschule Hildesheim/Holzminden/Göttingen
IBAN: DE21 2505 0000 0106 0201 34
BIC: NOLADE2HXXX (Nord LB Hannover)
Reason for transfer: 73911003 (please do not forget to indicate)

Cancellation should be made in written form by e-mail to They are free of charge until 14 days before the start of the conference. Please understand that in case of later cancellation, the full conference fee has to be paid. However, you are welcome to name a substitute.


Hornemann Institut of the HAWK, Tel. 05121/408-174,