SCA Global Conference 2020 – Venue

Meeting venue

The conference will take place in:

German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases / Deutsches Zentrum für Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen e. V. (DZNE)
Venusberg-Campus 1, Building 99 (previously Sigmund-Freud-Straße 27) 53127 Bonn, GERMANY

The DZNE is located within the campus of the University Hospital Bonn. You will find a plan of the Bonn University Hospital here. Building 99 where the conference will take place is circled in red.


A lively, loveable city on the banks of the river Rhine with a history going back more than 2,000 years. Beethoven´s birthplace and the cradle of democracy of the Federal Republic of Germany.

For more information please visit Bonn's information website here.

How to reach the meeting venue?

Public transport

From Bonn main station (bus terminal A1) take the bus number 601 or 602 (direction: Venusberg). Get off at the final stop “Uniklinikum Süd” (takes around 20 mins). For further information visit the regional transport website here.

By air

A total of three international airports are located less than one hour away from Bonn:

  • Cologne/Bonn Airport (CGN) is just around 30 minutes from the city centre by taxi or around 35 minutes by bus (SB60) from Bonn’s central station (Bonn Hbf).
  • Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany's most important airport, offers an extensive range of long-distance flights to all major destinations on all continents. Getting to Bonn’s city centre by train takes 1 to 2 hours, depending on the connection (direct trains to Bonn central station [Bonn Hbf] or ICE to Siegburg/Bonn and subsequent tram connection).
  • Düsseldorf Airport (DUS) is a key departure point for charter flights overseas. Trains to Bonn’s central station (Bonn Hbf) usually take 1 to 1.5 hours.

From Bonn Hbf to the meeting venue, see “Public transport”.

By train

Bonn's main railway station (Bonn Hbf) and the Siegburg/Bonn ICE station are directly connected via public transportation, with trams operating at 10-minute intervals. From Bonn Hbf to the meeting venue, see “Public transport”.

For further information visit:

By car

Address: Venusberg-Campus 1 / Sigmund-Freud-Straße 27, 53127 Bonn
Public parking is available on the University Hospital campus at a charge of 10 EUR/day. One of the car parks (“Parkhaus Süd”) is located directly across from the meeting venue.
For more information on how to arrive by car, visit the Bonn University Hospital webpage here.