Venue and accommodation

Venue

The meeting sessions will be held in the Wallace Lecture Theatre, Room 0.13, which is located in the Main Building at Cardiff University (Park Place, CF10 3AT). The conference coffee sessions, lunches and the poster session on Monday 6th April will be held in the Viriamu Jones Gallery (Main Building), with dinner on Tuesday 7th April held at nearby Aberdare Hall (Corbett Road, CF10 3UP).

Accommodation

Recommended hotels are given below, together with distance to the conference venue. Once you’ve registered for the conference you will receive discount codes (in the confirmation email) that provide discounted rates at the listed hotels.

Travel

Train: the venue is situated a short walk (15–20 minute) or taxi ride from Cardiff railway station, and just 5 minutes from Cathays train station. Trains to Cathays from Cardiff Centrall run every 10 minutes during peak hours. 

Flights are available to Cardiff airport (about 10 miles from the city centre), with onward connections available via bus or taxi. Alternatively, travel from London Heathrow is straightforward: there are frequent direct trains from London Paddington to Cardiff. 

Car: if you’re using satellite navigation to find the venue, the address is: Main Building, Park Place, CF10 3AT. Please note that parking is not available at the venue, though paid parking is available on the neighbouring streets.