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Local information

Welcome to the 2023 Annual Conference of the Verein für Socialpolitik and the University of Regensburg! Here you find the local information relevant for conference participants. The conference website can be accessed via
www.socialpolitik.de/en/termin/annual-conference-2023 (in English) or www.socialpolitik.de/de/termin/annual-conference-2023 (in German).

Any queries to the local organizer can be sent to: j.jerger{at}ur.de

Have a great time in Regensburg! 

Hotel reservations

Hotel rooms across different categories are available at reduced rates for conference participants. Please make your reservations directly at tagen-in-regensburg.com/vfs23/. Note that the reduced rates only apply for reservations until 11 August 2023.

Getting around Regensburg

Local transport is by bus, the bus stop for the conference venue is “Universität”. I recommend to download the RVV-App from www.rvv.de/app. After registration, you can buy tickets from the app and pay via PayPal, credit card, or direct debit.


Apart from using eduroam, you can use @BayernWLAN without registration for free.

Further information

For further information concering the University of Regensburg, visit: ur.de 

The old town of Regensburg is included in the list of UNESCO world cultural heritage sites since 2006. For any touristic information, see tourismus.regensburg.de