In pursuing its objectives, Dagstuhl primarily organizes seminars and other events serving to promote informatics research, in addition to running a computer science center including a well-stocked research library in which these seminars take place. The Dagstuhl facilities are located at two sites: The computer science center itself is located at Schloss Dagstuhl, in Wadern, and the Dagstuhl Office is located on the campus of Saarland University in Saarbrücken.


Schloss Dagstuhl Computer Science Center (Wadern)

The seminars and other events are conducted in Schloss Dagstuhl, in Wadern, where the conference center is located. Apart from the well-equipped conference rooms and other facilities the Center also provides overnight accommodation and full board for its guests, in addition to a comprehensive informatics research library.

The Center is responsible for:

  • Commercial administration of Schloss Dagstuhl
  • Rendering support and assistance to our guests on site
    • Reception desk
    • Kitchen
    • Housekeeping and maintenance
    • Equipment in the lecture halls and other rooms
  • Informatics Research Library
  • Systems administration
    • Network management and computing equipment
    • Technical assistance and support of guests
    • Administration of the Dagstuhl web server



Dagstuhl Office at Saarland University (Saarbrücken)

The Dagstuhl Office is primarily in charge of the preparation and post preparation & follow-up of the Dagstuhl Seminars and Perspectives Workshops,  rendering administrative assistance for the seminars, media and public relations, the work on the Center's boards, and the Center's online publications.

The scientific staff is also located in Saarbrücken, on the premises of Dagstuhl Office. The staff members support management in all decisions relating to content, research and strategy.

Tasks performed by Dagstuhl Office:

    • Organizational processing of proposals and other applications with regard to content
    • Secretarial service for processing applications
    • Invitations
    • Webpages of the seminars
    • Rendering of support and assistance to the seminars
  • Scheduling of seminars and other events
  • Organization of events
  • Content management of the Center's web server
  • Online publication server DROPS
  • Quality assurance, evaluation


Conference Center Wadern

Schloss Dagstuhl

Leibniz Center for Informatics
66687 Wadern, Germany


Arrival Information


Phone  +49 (0) 68 71/905 0 

Fax +49 (0) 68 71/905 133


Office Saarbrücken

Schloss Dagstuhl Office
Saarland University
Campus E1 1

66123 Saarbrücken, Germany


Phone  +49 (0)681/302 43 96 

Fax +49 (0)681/302 43 97



If you would like to send us a package or meet us:

Schloss Dagstuhl Office
Saarland University
Building E1 1, Room U19

66123 Saarbrücken, Germany