2019 International Conference
Here to Help
The Institute is proud of its international staff. About half of
the Institute's team will be assisting in the organising and
running of MARITIME LEADERSHIP AND THE NEAR HORIZON 2019.
Please contact us for any assistance including invitation
letters for visas.
The Conference venues are located in central London.
Please note the addresses relative to the various conference
Tuesday 15 and Wednesday 16 October
IMO-International Maritime Organisation
4 Albert Embankment
Lambeth, London SE1 7SR
Tuesday 15 October 2019
House of Lords
Houses of Parliament, Parliament Square
Westminster, London SW1A 0PW
|We advise you
to book an accommodation either in the proximity of the centre of
London, or in an area well connected to central London. The closest
train stations are Waterloo and Victoria.
The distance between the two main venues
is about 15 minutes by walk
There are five airports which service London. The closest are:
City Airport (LCY)
Public transport. London City Airport is directly
connected with a fast Docklands Light Railway - DLR - service
linking to London's Underground and national rail stations.
Gatwick Airport (LGW)
Public transport. Gatwick Express is the fastest
way into Central London. Trains run every 15 minutes
between Gatwick Airport's South Terminal and
London Victoria Station every day from 5am to 00.30am. The
journey time is 30 minutes and the service is non-stop to Victoria
station. For trains times and fares please visit: www.thetrainline.com
Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Public transport. The Heathrow Express Train takes 15
minutes from Terminals 2 and 3, and 21 minutes from Terminal 5 into
Paddington Station where underground links can be used to get
around London. For trains times and fares please visit: www.heathrowexpress.com
The airport is directly connected to the London Underground
Taxi services run from all airports. Duration and costs vary
and may be impacted by traffic. Expect to pay between £50 and
£90, more for a private hire or chauffeur service.
London has fast trains from major airports into the centre of
the city and its underground is fast (outside of rush hour) and
easy to navigate. We recommend the use of public transport to/from
your chosen airport and are happy to offer any assistance and
For more information about public transport please