The 23rd ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security will be held in Vienna, Austria from October 24, 2016 to October 28, 2016. The conference will be held in the famous Hofburg Palace, which was for more than 600 years the official residence of the Habsburg emperors. Today the impressive buildings contain museums and important state rooms as well as the Hofburg convention Center.
Closest underground stops:
- “Herrengasse” (U3) – (exit: “Fahnengasse”)
- “Stephansplatz” (U1/U3) – (exit: “Graben”)
- “Volkstheater” (U2) – (exit: “Dr. Karl Renner Ring”)
Address of the Conference Venue:
Hofburg Imperial Palace Vienna / Congress Center Hofburg
Entrance Botschafterstiege – Schweizerhof
GPS Coordinates: 48.206843, 16.365629
Please find all details regarding
- how to get from the airport to the city,
- how to reach the conference venue,
- cultural and practical information,
- a list of hand-picked restaurants and bars,
- and much more
in the CCS 2016 Venue Guide (attached). The Hofburg Palace is a huge complex, please read the Venue Guide carefully.
Getting to Vienna
Vienna’s central position in Europe makes it a hub offering optimal transportation connections to the whole world. 172 destinations across 73 countries are regularly served from Vienna by 70 airlines. Free WiFi is available throughout the airport.
Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) offer a well developed railway network and modern trains that carry you to Vienna in safety and comfort. Vienna can also be easily reached by train from further afield. Under the brand “Hellö” the ÖBB now provide a new long distance bus service on 11 international routes starting in or passing through Austria.