Important Information

Important Travel and Arrival Information

Aston University is close to Birmingham city centre and is easily accessible by public transport and by car.

Please click here to download essential information on travel, accomodation and arrival.

The Conference will be held at Lakeside Conference Centre, which is no 12 on the campus map http://www1.aston.ac.uk/about/directions/

For further information about the conference centre, please click here


A limited number of single rooms are available in the Aston Business School Conference Centre for the night of July 7th. These can be booked by contacting Oz Powles (r.powles@aston.ac.uk)

The Campanile Hotel is a 5 minute walk from the campus and is offering a special conference rate of £45 for a single room and £53.50 double room, including breakfast.  Rooms can be booked directly with the hotel via e-mail or phone (quoting Aston University – BAAL SIG conference) on: 

Phone: +44 (
0)121 359 3330


Information about other city centre hotels can be found at http://www.birminghamhotels.co.uk/ .


For information about things to do and places to visit in Birmingham, please click here