Hannover, on the river Leine, is the capital of the federal state of Lower Saxony, Germany. With a population of about 520 000 people, the city is a major center of northern Germany, known for hosting annual commercial expositions such as the Hanover Fair and the CeBIT.
Map | Arrival by car
Arrival by train
Take a train to Hannover Hauptbahnhof (Hbf) (=central station).
After your arrival at the central station you will find yourself in the inner city. You have various alternatives to continue your travel.
It might be helfpul to follow this link in order to plan your journey (from the central station "Hannover / Hauptbahnhof" to city: "Hannover". Specify the stop nearest to your lodging or fill in the street name (and house no.).
You can retrieve information (schedules, automatically generated maps) for your travel to the conference venue here.
This link is useful to plan your trip back to central station.
DB Deutsche Bahn (German Rail) provides current information about arrival/departure times (and delays).
Arrival by plane
You can find a recent 5-day weather forecast here.