Further Information

General Workshop Information

The TerraSAR-X / TanDEM-X Science Team Meeting will take place from October 18th to 20th, 2023 in the buildings 124 and 135 at the DLR site in Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany. The workshop will start with a common session for both missions on Wednesday, Oct. 18th, 2023 afternoon. Thematic sessions for both missions will be held from Thursday morning until Friday afternoon. On Wednesday evening you will have the opportunity to participate in our Icebreaker Event. Further information about the Science Team Meeting can be found in the preliminary program, which will be available on this website from September 15th, 2023.

Registration at the DLR site

Upon arrival at the DLR site you will have to be registered at the entrance gate. Please bring a valid identity document with you. You will receive your guest card which you must carry during your stay on the premises of DLR.

Travel Formalities

Scientists who require a letter of invitation for their travel to Germany, please contact the TerraSAR-X or TanDEM-X science coordination at the following e-mail address: tsx.science@dlr.de and tandemx-science@dlr.de. For the issue of the invitation letter we need your complete contact address:

  • First name, surname,
  • Affiliation,
  • Street, number,
  • Postcode, city,
  • Nationality

The invitation letter is in support of applications for permission to attend the meeting, for purposes of requesting financial support to attend the meeting and in support of an application to the German Embassy in your country of residence for a visa to enter Germany for attending the TerraSAR-X / TanDEM-X Science Team Meeting 2023. This letter is specific to the person named in the address field and may not be transferred. In the case of substitutes, a separate letter must be requested.

The letter of invitation is not an offer to contribute to the financial costs of travel to and from the meeting, or subsistence for your stay in Germany. Authors/attendees are responsible for the entire travel costs to and from their home countries including hotel expenses during the meeting period.