Venue

Conference Venue

About city of london

London, the capital of England and the United Kingdom, is a 21st-century city with history stretching back to Roman times. At its centre stand the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower and Westminster Abbey, site of British monarch coronations. Across the Thames River, the London Eye observation wheel provides panoramic views of the South Bank cultural complex, and the entire city.

Location of the event

1 America Square
17 Crosswall Road,
London EC3N 2LB
London , UK

Transportation

London Heathrow Airport (LHR): is 43 minutes away on the Heathrow Express train, and it's a five-minute Tube ride to Victoria Station.
London City Airport (LCY): The London City Airport is approximately 50-55 minutes by taxi from the hotel

Holiday Inn® London - Kensington Forum hotel is just steps from the Piccadilly, Circle and District Tube lines at Gloucester Road Station

Holiday Inn London - Kensington Forum is situated near to the following bus routes:

  • 49, 74

Buses stop right outside the hotel. Kids love the animatronic dinosaurs at the nearby Natural History Museum, and it's a quick stroll to the renowned Victoria and Albert Museum or concerts at Royal Albert Hall

The roads around Holloway Rd have meter parking as well as various disabled parking spaces

If you plan to drive to an open day, please make sure you pay the congestion charge if you're travelling on a week day.

Visa

If you are a citizen of one of the below 27 countries, then you do not require a visa or any other documentation apart from a passport:


  • Austria
  • Croatia
  • Denmark
  • France
  • Iceland
  • Lithuania
  • Netherlands
  • Portugal
  • Slovenia
  • Belgium
  • Cyprus
  • Estonia
  • Germany
  • Latvia
  • Luxembourg
  • Norway
  • Romania
  • Spain
  • Bulgaria
  • Czech Republic
  • Finland
  • Hungary
  • Liechtenstein
  • Malta
  • Poland
  • Slovakia
  • Sweden

There are 55 additional countries that do not require a visa, please visit Visitor Supporting Documents for more information.

Attendees from countries that require a UK visa for entry are reminded that the process of obtaining a visa may take approximately 3 weeks time under normal circumstances. Please email [email protected] to request a visa invitation letter so that you can print and use in obtaining a visa.

Obtaining a Visa Support Letter from WorldS4 2022 Conference will not guarantee that your U.K. visa application will be approved. The letter is merely supplementary information that explains a visa applicant's intended purpose of travel to the United Kingdom

For security purposes, the conference has policy for issuing official Visa Support Letters as follows:

  • Visa Support Letters will be issued only after you have successfully registered and paid for your conference.
  • Visa Support Letters can only be issued for the person registered to attend the conference in form of participant, author, chair and speaker. Unfortunately we cannot issue visa Support Letters for guests of participants.

London

There’s nowhere in the world quite like London. This isn’t just another capital city, it’s a thriving metropolis with a unique personality formed by its iconic landmarks, centuries of history, world-class shopping and achingly cool fashion, arts and food scenes. You can’t go far in London without stumbling across one of the city’s iconic attractions. A 40-minute walk along the South Bank will take you past Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye, Tate Modern, Shakespeare’s Globe, St. Paul’s Cathedral and Tower Bridge. There are also eight Royal Parks to explore, and over 300 museums and galleries, many offering free admission.