IGAC/SPARC Global Chemistry-Climate Modeling and Evaluation Workshop Theme: Process-oriented evaluation and analysis of troposphere-stratosphere chemistry-climate models Dates: May 21-24, 2012 Venue: Davos, Switzerland

Venue and Travel

The workshop will be held in Davos, a small city located in the heart of Swiss Grisons Alps (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davos). The workshop will take place in Pischa and Parsenn auditoriums of Davos Congress Centre, which is one of the most popular conference destinations of the Alps. This famous site hosts several international meetings, including widely known Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF). For further information on the Davos Congress Centre visit www.davos.ch.

Davos is easily accessible from different airports by train or car. The closest airport is the Zurich International Airport, served by most airlines. Travel from Zurich airport to Davos is not long (~2:30 h), but complicated. First destination is Zurich main station (Hauptbanhof), where you should get on the train to Chur. Get off this train in Landquart and transfer to the final train aimed to Davos.  For detailed train schedules visit very convenient Swiss Railway website. The ticket price is ~100 CHF.