General Information

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Conference Team and Emergencies

Should you need any kind of assistance, please do not hesitate to ask members of our conference team or come directly to the conference desk. Our team is wearing neon yellow lanyards.

In conference-related emergencies, please call the conference phone: 0162 8219489

In case of other emergencies, please call +49 (0)7531-88-2222

Conference Desk (“Tagungsbüro”)
  • Registration, conference bags and name badges
  • Tickets for the conference party (limited availability)
  • General support
  • Message board for latest news

Location: Building A (follow the DGSKA signs)

Opening hours:

  • Sunday, 29 September: 14:00-21:00
  • Monday, 30 September: 08:30-18:00
  • Tuesday, 01 October: 08:30-18:00
  • Wednesday, 02 October: 09:00-15:30
Internet and Printing


WLAN (SSID):            conference
Username:                    dgska
Passwort:                     f5tTeroH

Eduroam is also available.



CANON Service Centre (close to the main entrance of the university in Building A)

Opening hours: 10:00-16:00 (Mon-Fri)

Where to eat?

Lunch is not included in the conference fee and has to be organised individually.


Canteen (“Mensa”):

The canteen offers international dishes (vegetarian and vegan options), organic meals, stews, and salads. The menu of the canteen is included in your conference bag. In addition to warm meals, sandwiches and other pick-and-go snacks are available. Payments with cash are accepted.

Location (floor K6): follow the “Mensa” signs

Opening hours:             “KombinierBar” 11:15-13:30 (Mon-Fri)
“Seezeit Teller” 11:15-13:30 (Mon-Fri)
“Bio” & “Grill” 11:15-14:00 (Mon-Fri)


AL StuDente (pasta bar):

Location (floor K5): follow the “Mensa” signs -> at the stairs leading up to the Mensa, the pasta bar will be located to your left (on the ground floor).

Opening hours: 11.00-14.30 (Mon-Fri)


Campus Café (coffee and snacks)

Location (floor A5): adjacent to the main entrance of the university in building A

Opening hours: 09:00 -15:30 (Mon-Fri)


Asia Restaurant “ARCHE” (à la carte, open buffet, and take-out options)

Location (floor K3): follow the “Mensa” signs -> at the stairs leading up to the Mensa: go downstairs

Opening hours: 11:00-21:00 (Mon-Fri)


Beer garden

Location: adjacent to the main entrance of the university (Building A)

Opening hours: 13:00-21:00 (Tues, 01.10.2019)


All conference events will take place at the University of Konstanz. As it is a campus university, all rooms are located within short walking distances. Information on the location of conference rooms can be found in this programme as well as on the conference homepage. Rooms and lecture halls are indicated with letters and digits, the former indicating the building, the latter the floor where the room is located (Example: G412 is on the fourth floor of building G). Please ask the conference desk in case of mobility problems or other special needs.

Social Media

Please use #dgska2019 when sharing your impressions and reporting on the conference.


Please visit the book exhibits by various anthropological publishers on the A5 level, close to the conference desk.


see Travel Information / Anreise for details


The bus lines connecting town with the university are: 9A, 9B, 11, 4/13. For timetables of the regular bus connections, please consult:

For conference participants, extra bus tours between town and university are available. For details, please consult:



Taxi-Minicar Konstanz: 07531 / 66666

Müller Taxiunternehmen: 07531 / 65300

Seeteufel Minicar: 07531 / 44944

Taxi Dornheim: 07531 / 67777