University of Glasgow, 16-18 April 2015
The event will be held in the Adam Smith Business School, Gilbert Scott Building (also known as the Main Building), University of Glasgow - see A9 on the campus map and also the map below.
Registration will be held in Room 305 (MBA Suite). Technical sessions on Thursday morning will be held in Room G255 (Humanities Lecture Theatre). All technical sessions on Thursday afternoon, Friday and Saturday will be held in Room 206 (Business School Lecture Theatre).
Map of the West End
AccommodationBelow you will find a list of hotels that are either in walking distance to the workshop venue (in the west end) or can be reached conveniently via subway (from city center). The list is ordered according to the ranking available on TripAdvisor on early October 2014. Please note that these rankings may change by time.
West End Hotels
Kirklee Hotel (ranked 25 of 89 hotels)
Argyll Hotel (3*, ranked 29 of 89 hotels)
The Belhaven Hotel (3.5*, ranked 32 of 89 hotels)
Acorn Hotel (4*, ranked 42 of 89 hotels)
Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor Hotel (4*, ranked 46 of 89 hotels)
Kelvingrove Hotel (3*, ranked 47 of 89 hotels)
Kelvin Hotel (2*, ranked 53 of 89 hotels)
West End B&Bs
15 Glasgow (ranked 2 of 36 B&B)
Alamo Guest House (ranked 3 of 36 B&B)
The Flower House (ranked 10 of 36 B&B)
Amadeus Guest house (ranked 13 of 36 B&B)
City Centre hotels
Premier Inn Glasgow City Centre Buchanan Galleries (3*, ranked 2 of 89 hotels)
CitizenM Glasgow (4*, ranked 8 of 89 hotels)
Premier Inn Glasgow City Centre - George Square (3*, ranked 16 of 89 hotels )
Grand Central Hotel (4*, ranked 25 of 89 hotels)
Jurys Inn Glasgow (4*, ranked 31 of 89 hotels)
Holiday Inn Express Glasgow City Centre - Theatreland (3*, ranked 36 of 89 hotels)
Ibis Glasgow City Centre (2*, ranked 46 of 89 hotels)
City Centre B&Bs
Adelaides (ranked 8 of 36 B&B)
Map of the City Center
Restaurants and CafésRegistration covers lunches and coffee breaks during the workshop, as well as the workshop dinner on Friday 17 April. For the few meals that are not provided, or if you are planning to stay beyond the dates of the workshop, we have listed some places here that we like to dine in, or grab a bite at, near the University, in the West End, and in the City Centre.
West EndThere are numerous restaurants, pubs, bars and cafés in the West End and near the University, particularly on Byres Road, Ashton lane, and Great Western Road. Here we have listed a few of our favourites.
Number 16 £££
Cail Bruich ££££
Little Italy £
Kember & Jones: Deli and Cafe
City CentreYou'll find restaurants and cafés almost everywhere in the City Centre, especially in the Merchant City and near George Square and Buchanan Street. Here we have listed a few that we have tried and liked.
Mussel Inn ££
Café Gandolfi £££
Saramago Café Bar in the CCA ££, Vegetarian
Darcy's Bar/Café/Brasserie ££
Travel to the UniversityIf you are arriving at Glasgow Airport and are continuing your journey by public transport, then take the Glasgow Shuttle (bus number 500) from outside the terminal building. Information about timetables and fares is available. Get off the bus at the stop for George Square / Queen Street Station. Head to Buchanan Street Subway Station and take the subway (inner circle) to Hillhead Subway Station. Information about timetables and fares is available. Then follow these directions to walk to the University.
If you are arriving at Edinburgh Aiport then take the Citylink Air bus service to Glasgow's Buchanan Bus Station. Then walk to Buchanan Street Subway Station and follow the above directions to reach Hillhead Subway Station.
The University also provides further information about how to get to Glasgow and how to get around Glasgow.