Plan Your Arrival

The Business Design Centre is an iconic venue in the heart of London.

Daily Opening Hours

  • 7:30am Registration Opens
  • 8:40am Plenary Commences
  • 9:00am Exhibition Opens
  • 4:30pm Exhibition Closes
  • 5:00pm Networking Receptions Commence (29 and 30 November only)
  • 7:00pm Gala Dinner Offsite (1 December only)

The Venue

Business Design Centre

Getting to the venue

With its stunning location and excellent transport links, it’s easy to visit the Business Design Centre.

By public transport

You’ll find the Business Design Centre right in the beating heart of Islington, with excellent public transport links to Central London. You can easily reach the BDC via bus, London Underground and Overground.

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By driving and car sharing

It’s easy to reach the BDC by car – and although we’re a stone’s throw from Central London, we’re not in the Congestion Charge zone. Visit our Parking section to find our address for your sat nav and to pre-book your parking space.

Parking information

By cycling

If you choose to cycle to the BDC, we offer free cycle storage in our on-site car park. You can also rent Santander bikes from several hire stations in the Islington area.


At the Business Design Centre, we believe all our visitors should be able to enjoy the same exceptional experience throughout the venue. We are proud to be a fully DDA compliant venue.

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The recommended hotels in the vicinity of the venue

Hilton London Angel Islington
Hilton London Angel Islington
  • Next to the Business Design Centre
  • 53 Upper Street London, N1 0UY,
  • Quote: Beacon Events Mines and Money
London Angel Islington Hotel (Premier Inn)
London Angel Islington Hotel (Premier Inn)
  • Two-minute walk from the Business Design Centre
  • 18 Parkfield Street, Islington, London
  • N1 0PS
DoubleTree by Hilton Angle Kings Cross, Islington
DoubleTree by Hilton Angle Kings Cross, Islington

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