General Information

Access to Tempelhof, Berlin

Tempelhof lies at the heart of Berlin and can be accessed through different modes of transportation. The venue is on the corner of the Tempelhof Damm and Paradestraße. Transportation options include:

Renting a bike http://www.bahn.de/p_en/view/service/passengers/bike/call_a_bike.shtml

Subway http://www.bvg.de/en

Bus http://www.bvg.de/en

We strongly encourage the use of public transportation and bikes as they are the most sustainable mode of transportation, and help us decrease the carbon footprint of the GSBS. If you choose to bike to Tempelhof, you will also enjoy fresh air in the morning!

 

The Global Social Business Summit will take place at:

Flughafen Tempelhof

Hangar 7

Tempelhofer Damm 45

12101 Berlin

 

Currency

1 Euro = 1.13 US Dollar (08/10/2015)

 

visas

If you require a travel visa to enter Germany from your home country, please note that we offer formal invitiation letters after a ticket has been purchased. For invitation letter requests and further inquiries, please write to info@GSBS2015.com.

 

Emergency contact

Police 110

Fire Service and Ambulance 112

 

Weather

Typical weather to expect in Berlin during the month of November is between 2 °C and 7 °C (or between 36 °F to 45 °F).

 

Getting around Berlin

Berlin’s public transportation system is user-friendly and highly frequent. Options include bus, subway and city bikes.

Berlin is divided into three tariff zones: AB, BC und ABC (Tariff AB: 2.70 Tariff BC: 3.00 Tarif ABC: 3.30).

With a valid ticket one has access to all public transport in Berlin: S-Bahn, U-Bahn, buses, trams and ferries. The fare depends on the tariff zone and the ticket's period of validity.

For more transportation information, please visit: 

http://www.berlin-airport.de/en/travellers-txl/to-and-from/buses-and-trains/index.php

The city has many exciting things to offer, and you can find more information about activities, shopping, restaurants and cultural sites on the website of our partner visitBerlin

http://www.visitberlin.de/en

VisitBerlin

 

News

November 11th, 2015

The Global Social Business Summit 2015 - in Berlin, Germany - has come to a bittersweet end. We thank all those who supported us throughout the process; all those who participated in the event; and all those who helped to spread the YY Spirit of the Social Business Movement in the days leading up to - and during - the event.

We can't wait to see all of you in China for the Global Social Business Summit 2016.

Find a selection of photos from the three days of the #GSBS2015 here.

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Video

6 Years of GSBS


 

Grameen Creative Lab YouTube Channel

Agenda

On our website you can find the latest version of the agenda, session topics & speakers for the Global Social Business Summit 2015, The program is preliminary and subject to change. Stay tuned for the next updates!

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Getting Around

The main venue for the Global Social Business Summit 2015 is the Tempelhof Airport in Berlin, Germany.

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