How to get there

22-24 May 2017, Queen Elizabeth II Centre, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P 3EE

Further details on the conference can be found in the GG17 Joining Instructions (PDF 336KB)

Travel to the venue

The Queen Elizabeth II Centre (QEII Centre) is located in the heart of Westminster, opposite Big Ben and Westminster Abbey. It is within walking distance of three underground stations: Westminster Underground Station (0.1 miles, Jubilee, Circle and District Lines), St James’s Park Underground Station (0.1 miles, Circle and District Lines) and the Victoria Underground Station (0.7 miles, Victoria, Circle and District Lines).

Visit the QEII Centre’s website for more travel information.


Explore accommodation options using the Going Global 2017 hotel handbook below. Once you have completed your conference registration the unique hotel booking codes will be sent to you.


 You are encouraged to apply for a visa as soon as you have registered for the conference. For some countries, visa application processing can take longer than 90 days. Plan to schedule your visa interview well in advance of your departure date in order to accommodate the processing time.

Check if you need a visa to the UK 

If you need additional advice please get in touch with your local British Council office.

The Going Global team are unfortunately unable to assist with visa arrangements, and are not able to write letters of support for a visa application. Please use your automatic registration confirmation as proof of your participation at the conference.