The ESUG board is pleased to announce that the 27th ESUG conference/summer-school will be held in Cologne, Germany 26-30 August 2019. The conference is co-organised by ZWEIDENKER.

Conference calls

  • Call for Presentations: TBD
  • Call for Student Volunteers: TBD
  • Call for IWST: TBD
  • Innovation Technology Awards: TBD

Conference registration

The conference registration is NOT YET OPEN.

Conference Program

Not yet released

International WorkShop IWST

  • CfP: Not yet released

Innovation Technology Awards - 16th Edition

Share your Smalltalk related code with the community, and enter the contest to win up to 500 Euros! All you have to do is submit your project along with a 3-5 min videos and post it to youtube!

  • Call for submissions: TBD


Bus / Tram / Subway

General Information: https://www.cologne-tourism.com/plan-inform/arrival-mobility/public-transport/

The nearest station to the Conference Venue (Stadtgarten Köln) is HANS-BÖCKLER-PLATZ (Tram / Subway) and BAHNHOF WEST (Train). Trip planner

Venue and Maps


Conference venue

The conference will be held at the Stadtgarten Music Venue.

Stadtgarten, Venloer Strasse 40, 
Venloer Strasse 40
50672 Köln / Germany

Going to the conference center

Staying in Cologne

Here is a list of hotels that would allow you to easily reach the conference venue.

There are also many Bed & Breakfasts and short let flats. Look for them on sites such as Booking.com or Airbnb.

Student volunteer hosting

Student Volunteer rooms are booked at SMARTY COLOGNE. If you are student volunteer, do not book yourself, we have arranged the booking already!

Social Event

The social event will be at Herbrand's

Herbrand’s ehrenfeld
Herbrandstr. 21
50825 Köln / Germany
Google Maps

If you want to attend the social event with your partner contact us: board@esug.org

Conference live