Opening Reception:   Shipping on the Rhine
July 11,  2017

The opening reception will take place on the “MS RheinFantasie”. We kindly invite all participants to join us for a Rhine river cruise right through the beautiful city of Cologne. On board, we will provide a buffet with light refreshments and a range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

This cruise is the perfect opportunity to connect and socialise, while enjoying sights like the impressive and monumental Cologne Cathedral, the skyline and many architectural and historic landmarks of the city.


Boarding point (see the map):

Köln-Altstadtufer, Pier 2 (Landebrücke 02). In front of the “MS RheinFantasie” ship.

18:15 Meeting in front of Maternushaus. Volunteers will guide everyone to the pier. Alternatively, join everyone at the boarding point
18:45 Everyone meets at the pier
19:00 Boarding
19:30 Departure
22:00 Arrival and mooring
23:00 Reception closes

How to get to the MS RheinFantasie on your own


The event is supported by GESIS Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences and Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University .