Gettting around Oxford

Oxford is a small city and the best way to get around is on foot. The main conference venue and all the places of interest are located near the city centre and are within 20 minutes walk from each other. It is also possible to travel by bus. The journey plans are displayed on the bus stops or can be accessed online ( Tickets can be purchased on the bus. Taxis can be booked online ( or by calling 01865 24 00 00. Alternative companies run other services as well.

Thursday pub meeting with a stand-up comedy

The Jericho Tavern
56 Walton Street
Oxford OX2 6AE

This atmospheric place with a truly bohemian spirit is located just outside the city gates, in the historic part of Oxford known as Jericho. Here you can enjoy a fine selection of beers and ciders, or take a stroll to the nearby Port Meadow.

Main venue

Saïd Business School
Park End Street
Oxford OX1 1HP

The school was founded in 1996 but its history dates back to 1965. Currently it is one of the highest ranking business school in the world. The new building was built in 2001 thanks to a generous donation of Mr Wafic Saïd.

Friday science pub quiz

The Cape of Good Hope
Iffley Road
Oxford OX4 1EA

Known for its live music and chilled atmosphere, The Cape of Good Hope is a great choice for an evening pint or a glass of wine with friends. It is located just at the top of the Cowley Street, which offers various restaurants and cafes.

Saturday Formal Hall Dinner

Balliol College
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BJ

Balliol was founded in 1263 which makes it one of Oxford’s oldest colleges. What is interesting it was co – funded by a woman, and has never moved from its original site. Amongst its alumni we can find three Prime Ministers, seven Archbishops of Canterbury, and eight Nobel Prize winners. Today Balliol is one of the biggest colleges in Oxford, known for its academic excellence and rich history.

Saturday SPP Party

Emporium Nightclub
28-31 St Ebbes St
Oxford OX1 1PU

Emporium, Oxford’s newest and most impressive clubbing mecca, delivers unforgettable nights in a unique venue. This state of the art party destination boasts Turbocharged sound, bespoke LED walls, coloured lasers and robotic mirrors.