Join the 2nd symposium of the A-DFS in Stuttgart in September

The Association of Diabetic Foot Surgeons warmly invites you to participate in the 2nd symposium of the A-DFS, which is held 8-9 September 2016 in Stuttgart, Germany.

The symposium will offer the participants 1½ days of lectures with the latest knowledge of best practice in research, education and clinical interventions.

Participants get the opportunity to experience and meet with other researchers and clinicians within the field.

The symposium is held just before the Meeting of the Diabetic Foot Study Group (DFSG) of the EASD (9-11 September) combined registrations will be possible.

On behalf of the A-DFS board

Dr. Armin Koller


Practical information

Registration: Registration can be done onsite or by contacting the secretariat on


Opens external link in new windowMaritim Hotel Stuttgart and  Opens external link in new windowKultur- und Kongresszentrum Liederhalle.

Getting there and away:

By car: Comming from Munich on the A8 (exit Degerloch, take the B27), coming from Karlsruhe on the A8 (exit Vaihingen, take the B14), coming from Heilbronn on the A81 (exit Zuffenhausen, take the B10 and B27), please follow the "Kultur und Kongrescentrum Liederhalle" Signs.

By train: Stuttgart main station. Take the tram, line U9 or U14. Station Berliner Platz.

By plane: The international airport Stuttgart (Leidenfelden-Echterdingen) is 14 km distance from the hotel.

More details on getting there and away, see:

Stuttgart Airport to Maritim Hotel

Roadmap StuttgartThe Maritim Hotel Stuttgart is situated in the centre of the city nearby the main railway station and has a direct access to the Kultur- und Kongresszentrum Liederhalle. Just opposite to the hotel the Bosch Areal with cinema halls, fitness studio and various shopping facilities is located. Some of the cultural establishments and the famous museums of the city are within easy walking distance.


Maritim Hotel Stuttgart
Seidenstraße 34
70174 Stuttgart

Taxi fares
From airport: approx. 25-30 €
From main station: approx.   5-10 €

Busses and trams
From airport:     S2 in direction to "Schorndorf" or S13 in direction to "Kircheim (T)" to stop "Stadtmitte" (Rotebühlplatz), there take tramway U14 in direction to "Neckargröningen Remseck"
to stop "Berlinerplatz" (Hohe Straße)

From main station:     tramway U9 in direction to "Vogelsang" to stop "Berliner Platz" (Liederhalle) or tramway U14 in direction to "Heslach Vogelrain" to stop "Berliner Platz" (Liederhalle)

Conference dates
8-9 September 2016

Opens internal link in current windowRegister here


Opens internal link in current windowThe programme is available here


Rooms are available at the venue, Maritim Hotel Stuttgart.

Room rates are:

Single use: 129 eur/night

Double use: 169 EUR/night

Please book your accommodation when registering for the conference. You can register and book accommodation Opens internal link in current windowhere.