Conference Venue

The conference will be hosted on the University of Sussex campus.

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How to get there

University of Sussex
United Kingdom

By car:
The University is at Falmer on the A27 between Brighton and Lewes, about four miles (six kilometres) from the centre of Brighton. (Please follow the signs for the University of Sussex on the north side of the A27; the University of Brighton also has a campus at Falmer on the south side of the A27). Visitors from London and the north should take the M23/A23 road towards Brighton. Before entering the centre of Brighton, join the A27 eastbound, signposted Lewes. Drivers from the east or west take the A27 direct to the University.

By train:
Falmer train station is directly opposite the University campus – just follow the signs for the University of Sussex. Falmer is on the line between Brighton and Lewes, about eight minutes travel time in each direction, with trains running every 15 minutes.

Visitors travelling via London and the west should take a train to Brighton and change there for Falmer. Find out more at

By local buses:
The number 25 and 23 buses run between the centre of Brighton and the University, bringing you directly onto campus. In addition, the number 28 and 29 buses stop just outside the University on the A27 on their way to Lewes and beyond. Travel time is about 20-30 minutes. Bus timetables and information are available from

By air:
The closest airport to Brighton is London Gatwick, which is 30 minutes away by train. London Heathrow is around two hours away by coach. European budget airlines tend to fly to Luton, Stansted and London City airports, but please be aware that these are some distance away from Brighton, although public transport links are available.

Dinner Venue

The conference dinner will be held in the Empress Suite of the Grand Hotel on Thursday, 21st August 2014. The venue is located right next to the Brighton beach and very close to the city centre.