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After clicking on one of the respective links below, you will be redirected to the Campus for Finance application tool. There, you can create your personal profile and sign up for our upcoming conference. If you are unsure as to which is the right program for you, please check here for more information.


Current undergraduate, graduate, and MBA students

Access to all speeches

Workshop possibilities

Free catering, including Gala Dinner

Free accommodation 

Networking opportunities

Ticket price: 40€


Ph.D. candidates, assistant professors, and research assistants

Access to all speeches

Exclusive academic workshops

Free catering, including Gala Dinner

Free accommodation

Networking opportunities

Ticket price: 50€

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Accommodation & Transport


We offer several types of accommodation to make your stay during the conference as convenient as possible. A stay in one of our guest houses or at a WHU student’s flat is included in the participation fee. If you prefer, we will be more than happy to help you find a hotel room nearby.


We recommend to take the VRM bus line 8 into Vallendar.

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The WHU New Year's Conference 2021 will take place on the campus of WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, as well as in the town hall (Stadthalle) in Vallendar.

WHU - Otto Beisheim School of management, Vallendar

Burgplatz 2, 56179 Vallendar, Germany

town hall (STADTHALLE), VAllendar

Hellenstraße 67, 56179 Vallendar, Germany

WHU Campus & Town Hall (Stadthalle)

Take the VRM bus line 8 into Vallendar. The bus stop in Koblenz is located opposite the main train station. In Vallendar, get off at the bus stop "Markthalle Vallendar". The estimated time of travel is approximately 15 minutes.

The timetables of transport services can be found here:

VRM Line 8VRM Journey Planner
Directions to WHU & Town Hall

A61: at the Koblenz junction, turn onto the A48 towards Koblenz.
A3: at Dernbacher Dreieck turn onto the A48 towards Koblenz / Trier.

Proceed to the exit Bendorf / Neuwied / Vallendar. Now simply follow the signs to Vallendar and then to WHU or the town hall (Stadthalle). Right below the university's main plaza, you will find a parking garage. The town hall also offers a generous parking space below the main building. If you have a navigation system, please enter "Heerstraße, Vallendar" or "Hellenstraße 67" as a destination, respectively.

If you arrive by train, we recommend to approach one of the following two train stations close to Vallendar and Koblenz:

Train station Vallendar (can be reached via local express train "RE")
Central station Koblenz (all trains and busses)

During the conference days we will offer shuttle service between Koblenz Central Station and the Vallendar campus.
The train station Vallendar is in walking distance of the Vallendar event location. We advise you to choose the Train Station Vallendar for arrivals and departures, if possible.

Please refer to the homepage of the Deutsche Bahn for detailed train and timetable information:

Deutsche Bahn (German railway company)
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

Most common for international flights:
- ICE express train to Montabaur within half an hour
- One way ticket costs about 36 €
- Bus connection from Montabaur to Koblenz Hbf
- Connection to Vallendar via train is possible, but will take more time and changing trains
We offer shuttle service only from and to Koblenz central station.

Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)

- Direct train connection to Vallendar is fast and easy
- Take the local express train "RE" towards Koblenz and arrive in Vallendar after 70 minutes
- One way ticket is about 15€

Frankfurt Hahn Airport (HHN):

- Common for low-cost carriers within Europe
- Poor connection of the airport to public transport
- Take the bus to Koblenz (ticketing via Deutsche Bahn)
- We will offer shuttle service from and to Koblenz central station.