IGEL 2024 at RWTH Aachen University: July 18-20, 2024
Training School July 22 & 23, 2024
Confirmed Keynote Speakers
English and American Studies RWTH Aachen
Aachen is a fantastic little city of 250,000 inhabitants. Its history dates back 5000 years and involves having been a
Roman spa town and later the seat of Charlemagne in the 8th century.
The University and conference venue is a five-minute walk from Aachen’s historic city centre with its famed cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage site. (E-) bike trips of 15 minutes will take you into Belgium and the Netherlands, and a 3-hour train ride will get you to Paris. You can find more information here.
Aachen is easy to reach by train and airplane, with numerous international hub airports 1-3 hours away, such as Frankfurt (1.5 hrs), Dusseldorf (2 hrs), Brussels (2 hrs); Amsterdam & Paris (3 hrs), etc.