Venue Information and Local Area

About the venue
Imperial College London has a fantastic location neighbouring Kensington Gardens, Hyde Park, the Royal Albert Hall and the famous national museums. For more information on visiting the Imperial College London South Kensington campus, please click here.

Wi-Fi
Complimentay and secure Wi-Fi will be available to delegates attending the Conference. Further information regarding this network will be sent to delegates prior to the conference.

Eduroam is also available on campus.

Conference Sessions
The conference sessions will take place on the South Kensington campus, in the Sherfield and Huxley Buildings (please see the image below for location).                                                   

Please click here to download a PDF copy of the Campus Map or here for a closer look at the location of the Sherfield and Huxley Buildings.

Accommodation
Delegates can book accommodation in the Princes Gardens, which is a 2 minute walk from the main conference buildings.

Places to Eat

Please see below for a selection of cafés/restaurants nearby to the conference venue and click here for a map:

Carluccio's
Italian restaurant
0.6 miles from Imperial College London
1-3 Old Brompton Rd, London SW7 3HZ
Tel: +44 (0)20 7581 8101
Opening hours: Mon - Fri 07:30 - 23:30, Sat 09:00 - 23:30, Sun 09:00 - 22:30

Gourmet Burger Kitchen
Burger restaurant serving gourmet British beef, chicken or veggie burgers
0.7 miles from Imperial College London

Tel: +44 (0)

Opening hours: Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00, Sun 11:00 - 22:00

Franco Manca
Pizza restaurant
0.7 miles from Imperial College London
91 Old Brompton Rd, Kensington, London SW7 3LD
Tel: +44 (0)Opening hours: Mon - Thu 11:30 - 23:00, Fri - Sun 11:30 - 23:30

Bella Italia
Italian restaurant

0.4 miles from Imperial College London
60 Old Brompton Rd, Kensington, London SW7 3DY
Tel: +44 (0)

El Gaucho
Argentine Steakhouse
0.5 miles from Imperial College London
30 Old Brompton Rd, Kensington, London SW7 3DL
Tel: +44 (0)

La Brasserie
French restaurant

0.8 miles from Imperial College London

Tel: +44 (0)
Opening hours: Mon - Sat 09:00 - 23:00, Sun 09:00 - 22:30

Comptoir
Lebanese Canteen
0.5 miles from Imperial College London
1-5 Exhibition Road, London SW7 2HE

Tel: +44 (0)20 7225 5006
Opening hours: Mon - Sat 08:30 - midnight, Sun 08:30 - 22:30

Wasabi
Japanese sushi
0.5 miles from Imperial College London

Pret A Manger
Cafe
0.5 miles from Imperial College London
15 Old Brompton Rd, Kensington, London SW7 3HZ
Tel: +44 (0)
Opening hours: Mon - Fri 06:00 - 23:00, Sat 06:30 - 23:00, Sun 07:00 - 23:00

Le Pain Quotidien
Cafe
0.5 miles from Imperial College London
15-17 Exhibition Rd, Kensington, London SW7 2HE
Tel: +44 (0)
Opening hours: Mon - Fri 07:30 - 22:00, Sat 08:00 - 22:00, Sun 08:00 - 21:00

Local Attractions

The South Kensington campus of Imperial College is surrounded by London's famous museums and landmarks such as the Natural History Museum, Science Museum, the V&A Museum, the Royal Albert Hall and Kensington Palace.

The conference venue and accommodation are within walking distance of these attractions, and neighbour the royal parks, Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park.

All museums are free to visit, although some may have special exhibitions that have an additional cost. 

For more information on tourist attractions in the area, please click here: www.visitlondon.com