The IUTAM Symposium will take place at the University of Stuttgart, Germany.
Germany is located in Western Europe and has a population of roughly 82 million. It is one of the founding members of the European Community and is among the economically strongest countries in Europe. Stuttgart is situated in the south-west of Germany and is the capital of the state Baden-Württemberg. Stuttgart itself has a population of about 600,000 whereas the entire metropolitan area has 5.3 million inhabitants.