© 2018 | The Plant Microbiome Symposium

General information


Technische Universität Berlin
Campus El Gouna
Mohamed Ibrahim Kamel St.
84513 El Gouna, Egypt
Tel.:+20 (0) 65 3561 4
Fax:+20 (0) 65 3561 421

Campus El Gouna was established to act as a scientific and academic

field office of Technische Universität Berlin on the Red Sea in Egypt.

Getting there 
We advise colleagues to book a direct flight to Hurghada

Airport (HRG). If not, please pay attention to the transit

duration time at Cairo airport (CAI) for a convenient

local flight to Hurghada Airport (HRG).


From Hurghada Airport (HRG) it is about 30 minutes

drive to El Gouna downtown. From there, it is about

five minutes walk to the hotels of accommodation.


The venue for the symposium is located in TU Berlin

Campus El Gouna, where accommodation is arranged

in nearby hotels.

Please indicate on your registration form if extra days are required to stay behind. The organizing committee

is arranging an extra day tour, either one day trip to Luxor or one day exploring El Gouna.


Liability and Insurance
The organizers cannot accept liability for personal injury, loss of or damage to private property during the entire duration of the conference. Participants are advised to arrange their own health and travel insurance for their trip.


You are requested to check local Egyptian Embassy to get a visa for entry to Egypt. Please consider that the process might require a number of weeks.