Venue

The Seventh International Conference on Flood Management will take place at the University of Leeds, 5 – 7 September 2017.

The full address of the University of Leeds is:
University of Leeds,
Woodhouse Lane,
Leeds
LS2 9JT
UK

ICFM7 will be held in three buildings situated a short distance apart:

  • The Edge Sports Hall and Exhibition Centre will host the poster exhibition, refreshments and sponsors
  • The Conference Auditorium will host Keynote Lectures
  • The Roger Stevens Building will host the parallel and special sessions. 

Onsite registration will take place in the following locations:

Monday 4 September – Parkinson Court Map
Tuesday 4 – Thursday 7 September – The Edge Sports Hall and Exhibition Center Map  

Visas
Citizens of the European Union do not need a visa to enter Britain, If you are from any other country, find out about visa requirements before you travel by visiting http://ukvisas.gov.uk. If you require an invitation letter from the conference organisers to attend ICFM7 please email icfm7@leeds.ac.uk.

Getting to the University
The campus is approximately half a mile from the City Centre on Woodhouse Lane, the A660. Leeds is linked to the M1 and M62 and is very easily accessible.
Satellite Navigation Main Entrance Address
University of Leeds,
Woodhouse Lane,
Leeds,
LS2 9JT
(street listing can appear as Cavendish Road in some navigation systems)

Taxis from Leeds Bradford Airport cost in between £20 – £25. Taxi’s from Leeds Train Station cost £5 – £7. When travelling in Leeds please ensure you take licensed taxis.

Parking
Where possible we suggest the use of public transport to travel to the University. Parking at the University of Leeds is extremely limited, and must be booked in advance, chargeable at £7.00 per day (card payment only).
If parking is required please email icfm7@leeds.ac.uk with required dates, your name, company name and registration number by no later than Monday 28 September 2017. Parking will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

Access to the car park is available via the main University entrance on Woodhouse Lane (Postcode LS2 9JT). All other University vehicle entrances are limited to permit holders only.

For more information and prices on alternative car parks in Leeds please visit www.parkopedia.co.uk.

Conference Accommodation
Conference Accommodation is in Storm Jameson Court – this is just a short walk away from all the conference venues. This must be pre-booked with registration

Check in: 14:00
Check out: 10:00

Any guests arriving earlier than 10:00 can leave their luggage until the room becomes available.

Please check out of your room and return your key to the Hall office on your day of departure. A charge of £20 is payable for any keys not returned.

The Full Address is:
Storm Jameson Court
Charles Morris Hall
Mount Preston Street
University of Leeds
LS2 9JP

Please ask taxis to drop you off at Storm Jameson Court, Mount Preston Street, LS2 9JP.

Luggage
A luggage store will be available at the Edge Exhibition Center for the duration of the conference. 

Sports Facilities
Delegates staying on campus accommodation can benefit from free access to The Edge, the university’s new pool, gym and fitness suite, for the duration of the conference. Built for use by visiting athletes prior to the London 2012 Summer Olympics there is a 25m, 8-lane swimming pool, the largest fitness suite of any UK university, 3-designated class studios, squash courts & over 100 classes per week.