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2019 Visitor Information
11th International Materials Education Symposium

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Symposium venue information

The Symposium will be held at Clare College in the University of Cambridge. Accommodation and parking are available on site.

Clare College travel


Clare College
Queen's Road
Cambridge
CB3 9AJ

The Gillespie Conference Centre and accommodation are at Clare's Memorial Court, which is accessed off Queen's Road.

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From the rail station:
Cambridge rail station is about 1.5 miles from the College—a 10-minute taxi-ride, although it may take longer at peak periods (ask for "Memorial Court, Clare College"). For bus connections, take a bus to the city centre.

From the bus station: Cambridge bus station is about a 15-minute walk, or 5-minute taxi-ride (ask for "Memorial Court, Clare College") in clear traffic from Clare College.

Driving: Follow the driving instructions at the link provided above. Nearby parking is available to Symposium attendees on a first-come, first-served basis at £10.00 +VAT per day. Contact us to arrange parking.

On arrival, report to the Porters' Lodge at the Memorial Court.

Punting Clare College Clare College

Short course and workshops venue information

The CES EduPack short course and workshops will take place at Cambridge University Engineering Department.

Cambridge University Engineering Department (CUED)
Trumpington Street
Cambridge
CB2 1PZ

Directions >

 

From the rail station: Cambridge rail station is about 1 miles from the College—a 20-minute walk or a 10-minute taxi-ride, although it may take longer at peak periods. For bus connections, take a bus to the city centre.

From the bus station: Cambridge bus station is about a 15-minute walk, or 5-minute taxi-ride in clear traffic from Clare College.

Driving: Follow the driving instructions at the link provided above. Onsite parking is not available.


Accommodation

Rooms for delegates will be available. Venue to be announced.

Breakfast Clare College Gillespie Bedroom

Dinner Venues

Presenters' Dinner

The Presenters' Dinner will be held at Clare College in the University of Cambridge.


Clare College
Queens Road
Cambridge
CB3 9AJ
The drinks reception will take place at the Scholars Gardens, and the dinner at the Main Hall.

Maps and directions on the Clare College website »

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Symposium Dinner

The Symposium Dinner will be held at Corpus Christi College in the University of Cambridge.


Corpus Christi College
Trumpington St
Cambridge
CB2 1RH
 
Maps and directions on the Corpus Christi College website »

Corpus Christi College Symposium Dinner Symposium Dinner


Cambridge

While you are in Cambridge, why not take the time to explore some of the beauty of this ancient university town. Local websites provide many walks and guided tours, or just head out and start exploring.

Useful links:

punts Kings College Looking down the river, along the Backs
Bridges over the river Cam The Senate House Mathematical Bridge