The workshop took place at the Biocenter of the University of Cologne situated in the city center (Zülpicher Str. 47b, 50674 Köln) close to Cologne south train station (“Köln Süd”).

Talks and coffee breaks took place in and in front of the geology/biology  auditorium („Geo-/Bio-Hörsaal“), situated in the building opposite of the Biocenter  (Zülpicher Straße 49a).