Main Conference Venue: The Diamond, University of Sheffield

The conference will be based at The Diamond, where the conference sessions, posters and the Saturday evening public lecture will be held. A registration desk will be in operation at the Leaveygreave Road entrance. The Diamond is building 199 (grid square G3) on the University of Sheffield campus map. The Diamond is a 2-5 minute walk from the 'University' tram stop, and there are numerous bus services that stop along West Street. The easiest route for reaching The Diamond is to take the tram, which is direct between the station and university. There is ample cycle parking along Leavygreave Road including immediately outside The Diamond. The nearest car parks are on Fitzwilliam Street and the Q-Park multi-story on Rockingham Street. 

32 Leavygreave Road,
Sheffield, S3 7RD

Entrance off Leavygreave Road

The Diamond Floor Plan

Floor plan and areas used during the conference 


Further information from the University of Sheffield

The Diamond building, Sheffield

Wine Reception: Millennium Gallery

The Friday evening wine reception will be held at the Millennium Gallery which is located in the city centre is a 5-10 minute walk from the railway station.

48 Arundel Gate,
Sheffield, S1 2PP

Entrance off Arudel Gate

Further information from Museums Sheffield


Conference Dinner: Showroom Cinema

The Saturday evening conference dinner will be held at the Showroom Cinema which is located at the south of the city near to the railway station.

15 Paternoster Row,
Sheffield, S1 2BX

Entrance off Paternoster Row

Further information from Showroom Workstation


Accommodation advice

General advice on accommodation for visting the University of Sheffield is available online.

Accommodation for Visitors