About Newcastle

Newcastle upon Tyne is a vibrant destination with a famously warm welcome. With seven bridges across a spectacular riverscape, Newcastle is a diverse and exciting conference destination, set in the heart of North East England.

Venue details

The venue for the conference is the Crowne Plaza Newcastle. Set in the historic Stephenson's Quarter, the site of the Robert Stephenson & C. Locomotive Works, it’s steeped in engineering history. Located directly behind Newcastle’s central station, the Crowne Plaza boasts state-of-the-art meeting rooms, stylish and comfortable bedrooms and spa, indoor pool and gym.

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Forth Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 3SA

Getting there

By Car: 10 Minute Drive to A1(M) - Located next door to a multi-storey car park, Stephenson Quarter

By Train & Metro: 5 Minute walk from Central Station with direct links to all major UK cities and Newcastle International Airport

By Air: 7.7 miles or 30 minutes by Metro from Newcastle International Airport


Crowne Plaza Hotel

The conference hotel, Crowne Plaza Hotel is offering our delegates a special rate of £125 GBP per double/twin room per night Bed & Breakfast. To access this preferential rate book using the link below.

Book a room at the Crowne Plaza


The Jury’s Inn Newcastle

A 5 minute walk from the conference hotel, the Jury’s Inn Newcastle is offering a special delegate rate of £76 GBP per double/twin room per night Bed & Breakfast. To access this rate please follow the below link and use code JIBEAC140622 in the 'Group or Promo box'.

Book a room at the Jury's Inn