Conference Venue

MODEGAT will take place in the beautifully situated conference center and hotel "Haus der Kirche". It provides an attractive and congenial setting for extensive interaction with meals taken in common at the center's dining hall.




Haus der Kirche
Dobler Str. 51
76332 Bad Herrenalb / Germany


Bad Herrenalb

Bad Herrenalb is a touristic and quiet little town in the northern part of the Black Forest, just south of Karlsruhe. The town is known for its hot springs and hiking trails.

Close by are the famous spa and casino town Baden-Baden (20 km) and just across the Rhine on the French side the magnificent town of Strasbourg (90 km).

Learn more about the town at Bad Herrenalb's website.




Travel Information

Public Transport to Bad Herrenalb

Take a train (p. ex. ICE) to Kalrsruhe, then change onto the local tram "S1" from Karlsruhe central station (Hauptbahnhof) to Bad Herrenalb, which runs every hour between 6:00 and 0:00. In Bad Herrenalb, take a 10-minute-walk uphill, a bus or a taxi to the conference center "Haus der Kirche".

Please note that masks are required when using local and long-distance public transport in Germany. During the journey, a respirator mask (FFP2 or comparable) or medical face mask (mouth-nose protection) must be worn.


Arrival by Car

On Autobahn A5 (Frankfurt-Basel), take Exit Ettlingen/Bad Herrenalb. Drive 25 km through the Alb valley to Bad Herrenalb. In the town center, turn left to Dobel/Pforzheim. 300 meters uphill is the conference center "Haus der Kirche" on the left; parking is behind the hotel via Akademieweg (downhill on the left) and Flachsteinweg.

Due to several construction sites on the A5 and on the main street through the Alb valley, traffic might be slow at times. Please consider appropriate time buffers for your arrival.