The symposium will be held in Cambridge, United Kingdom.
Cambridge has a strong glaciological heritage, which continues today. The British Antarctic Survey has been based in Cambridge since 1975; the Scott Polar Research Institute, part of the University of Cambridge, was founded in 1920 and houses a unique polar museum; Cambridge is also home to the International Glaciological Society.
The venue for the symposium will be Churchill College, University of Cambridge. Churchill College is the largest College campus in Cambridge, set in a 42 acre site on the edge of the city centre. It is one of the newer colleges of the University, receiving its Royal Charter in 1960, and is the national and Commonwealth memorial to Sir Winston Churchill. Churchill College has a Foundation that specifies a focus on science, mathematics, and technology.
Wifi is available across the campus and is available free to use. The College and University are also part of the eduroam system.
Arriving by Air
Gatwick, Heathrow and Luton airports are within two hours drive, and Stansted is just a 40 minute journey.
London Stansted – +44 (0)844 335 1803 Visit the London Stansted website
London Heathrow – +44 (0)844 335 1801 Visit the London Heathrow website
London Gatwick – +44 (0)844 335 1802 Visit the London Gatwick website
London Luton – +44 (0)1582 405 100 Visit the London Luton website
Cambridge International – +44 (0)1223 373 535 Visit the Cambridge International website
Arriving by Train
Cambridge railway station has a frequent service from London King’s Cross, the Midlands and the North and a direct link from Stansted Airport, as well as plentiful local services. Cambridge railway station is situated 2 miles from Churchill College.
Cambridge is a 50 minute journey from London King’ Cross and Liverpool Street stations. For further information call the National Rail Enquiry number 08457 484950.
Visit the National Rail website
Arriving by Bus
Information on bus services in Cambridge can be found on the Cambridge City Council website.
Visit the Park & Ride website
The Citi 4 bus stops near to the College on Madingley Road and includes stops at St Neots, the Botanic Gardens and Addenbrooke’s Hospital.
View the bus timetable
Arriving by Coach
Coach services are available from London Victoria. National Express Airport services run to and from UK airports, including Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted. For further information call +44 (0)8717 818 178.
Visit the National Express website
Arriving by Car
Please see the Churchill website