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Practical Information

If you wish to attend the meeting please contact Nils Ryde.

There is no charge to attend the meeting.

The meeting is being held physically at Lund Observatory.

Local Information


You will need to arrange your own accommodation for the meeting. The meeting will be held in the north east of Lund at the Observatory which is a 15-20 minute walk from the centre. Address: Sölvegatan 27

Looking up Sölvegatan towards Lund Observatory. Photo.

We recommend the two following local hotels:
Hotel Lundia: roughly a 20 minute walk from the Observatory.
Address: Knut Den Stores Torg 2, Lund
Tel. +46 46 280 65 00

Hotel Planetstaden: about a 25 minute walk from the Observatory. 
Address: Dalbyvägen 38, Lund
Phone: +46 46 280 01 00
Google maps show a larger number of hotels near the centre.

We encourage you to make your reservation at a hotel as soon as possible as they are often booked out!


Lund Central Station, or Lund C is the main railway station of Lund, Sweden. It is located on the Southern Main Line and the West Coast Line.

From the train station bus number 7 stops outside the the front (south side) of the observatory at "Fysiologen" stop.

Also from the train station tram line stops outside the back (north side) of the observatory at the LTH stop.

More information can be found here.

Painting of the Milky Way
The Milky Way panorama. Painted by Martin Kesküla and Tatjana Kesküla and commissioned by Knut Lundmark.

Local & Scientific Organising Committee (LOC/SOC)

Nils Ryde, Govind Nandakumar, Brian Thorsbro, Rebecca Forsberg, Karin Lennebo


When? 1st - 2nd November 2023

Where? Lund Observatory, Sweden