Venue

Martin Luther King statue King's Quad
Martin Luther King statue King’s Quad (C) Andrea Giachino 2018

The meeting will take place in the King’s Quad of Newcastle University, with presentations in the King’s Hall and social events in the Boiler House.

Address: Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU

Conference dinner

View of the Millennium Bridge from the Baltic
View of the Millennium Bridge from the Baltic

The conference dinner will be held in the riverside terrace of the BALTIC centre for contemporary Art.

 

Conference social

The optional conference social will take place at the Wylam Brewery, which is housed in the Palace of Arts in Exhibition park, which is a short walk away from the conference venue.

Accommodation

A range of discounted accommodation is available within Newcastle City Centre to suit all budgets.

Travel

The Boiler House, Newcastle University (C) Andrea Giachino 2018
The Boiler House, Newcastle University
(C) Andrea Giachino 2018

Newcastle is well connected to continental Europe via Newcastle International Airport, with regular flights to all main European airport hubs. The local Metro light rail service links the airport with the city centre with regular services between 5:00 am and 1:00 am daily.

Newcastle is on the East Coast Mainline for rail travel, with services to London and Scotland every half hour during the day.

Further travel information can be found here.