1st International Conference for Aerogel Inspired Materials is based at the Urban Sciences Building, 1 Science Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 5TG.

The Urban Sciences Building is located within the Helix site, just up from Central Station which has local and national rail services. 

If you are travelling by road, rail, coach, air or ferry - directions are available in the below sections. 

Map of Venues

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Map of Nearby Hotels


We are working in partnership with NewcastleGateshead Convention Bureau as the official accommodation booking provider to bring you the best accommodation rates for the conference. View the full range of accommodation options to suit all budgets - including great rates on 3 and 4-star hotels - book online quickly and easily.

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Travelling to the city

For all the up to date information on travelling to the University please see our travelling to Newcastle webpages.

Printable maps and travel advice is also available from NewcastleGateshead.

Maps to download and print

Download our maps of the city and campus in a single PDF: