Social Media, Activism, and Organisations (#SMAO15)

Venue/Lodging

#SMAO15 will take place at the Professor Stuart Hall Building (PSH) at Goldsmiths College. Look for Building 02 on the campus map.

Goldsmiths is very conveniently located. The closest London Underground (Overground Line) and National Rail stops are New Cross Gate and New Cross (couple of minutes away). DLR is Deptford (a 10-15 minute walk away). There are direct trains from London Bridge, Cannon Street, and Victoria stations to the New Cross area which run regularly. The London underground (Overground line) runs frequently and can be easily picked up in Canada Water and other locations. The Transport for London journey planner is a great resource to determine travel from your lodging to Goldsmiths.

Locations that are most easily accessible by public transport to Goldsmiths are London Bridge, Westminster, Cannon Street, Greenwich, and anywhere along the Overground tube line or DLR to Deptford. The areas of New Cross, Deptford and Greenwich are closest and are all within walking distance.

Hotels, B&Bs, and Hostels are available nearby. Air BnB is a great option for many. If you are a new user, the conference link will get you £16 off your first booking.

You can also search via Kaligo which includes cheap to more expensive options and you can sort by locations close to Goldsmiths. Four options within walking distance of Goldsmiths available on Kaligo are: Staycity Aparthotels London Deptford Bridge, Mercure London Greenwich, Novotel London Greewnich, and Ibis London Greenwich (ordered by proximity to Goldsmiths).

Enter “London, England” and your dates:

Hotel Landing Page

Then select map:

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The areas indicated by red circles on the Kaligo map below are relatively accessible to Goldsmiths (other travel sites use similar maps) and you can zoom into the areas and see prices:

SMAO15 Hotel Map