Practical Information

CONFERENCE

DATA.SPACE 2019 was held in the Technology & Innovation Centre (TIC) in Glasgow.

Technology & Innovation Centre (TIC)
99 George Street
Glasgow G1 1RD

 

DRINKS RECEPTION

On the evening of Wednesday 23 January 2019, a welcome drinks reception was held at the Clydeside Whisky Distillery.

The Clydeside Distillery
The Old Pump House
Queen’s Dock
100 Stobcross Road
Glasgow, G3 8QQ

 

GALA DINNER

The DATA.SPACE 2019 Gala Dinner on Thursday 24 January 2019 was held in the historical Òran Mór.

Òran Mór
Top of Byres Road
Glasgow, G12 8QX

 

ACCOMMODATION

Please note that Glasgow has very high occupancy levels for hotel rooms due to the large number of events in the city and it is advised to book early to guarantee availability at your preferred hotel. For the best available rates, we have a dedicated booking site for DATA.SPACE 2019 – please click here.

 

TRAVEL AND TRANSPORT

  • TRAVELLING BY AIR:

Getting to Glasgow couldn’t be easier, the city is served by three international airports, Glasgow International, Edinburgh, and Glasgow Prestwick. The city is well connected by train from across the UK, and is easily accessible by major motorways. Get in touch with our team if you need any information about getting to Glasgow.

 

  • TRAVELLING BY BUS:

To plan a journey by public transport, visit Traveline Scotland or call (24 hours) on 0871 200 22 33. For information on public transport and getting around Glasgow, please visit People Make Glasgow’s website here.

 

  • TRAVELLING BY CAR:

Glasgow is linked to Edinburgh with the M8, England on the M74, Stirling with the M80 and the West Coast of Scotland with the M77. Discounted parking is available nearby the TIC – validate your ticket/token at TIC Reception:

24hr City Parking Duke Street, G4 0UW (0.3 miles) – most suitable car park for those with accessibility needs

24hr NCP Montrose Street, G1 1RS (0.2 miles)

Please visit Glasgow City Council’s website for more information on on-street parking meters and on-street pay and display areas.

 

  • TRAVELLING BY TRAIN:

There are more than 20 trains daily from London and great connections across the rest of the UK. Delegates travelling together on Virgins Trains can get a 20% discount for 3 or more passengers booking together.

 

  • TRAVELLING BY TAXI:

Staff at the TIC Reception will be happy to order taxis on demand for all attendees.

Discounted travel is available with Glasgow Taxis for journeys between Glasgow Airport and City Centre. Pre-book your taxi by phoning +44 (0)1414 297070 using the following codes to get the discounted fare:

Glasgow Airport to City Centre: use code GCB 1 set fare £18.00
City Centre to Glasgow Airport: use code GCB 2 set fare £22.00
Taxi City Tour: use code GCB 3 for a £2.00 discount on all city tours

 

DATA.SPACE 2019 NEWSLETTER ARCHIVE

Newsletter 9: The New Peers Review

Newsletter 8: 1 week to go

Newsletter 7: 2 weeks to go

Newsletter 6: Happy New Year

Newsletter 5: Pre-Christmas updates

Newsletter 4: Accommodation, To do in Glasgow, Speaker updates, Ones2Watch updates, Spire article

Newsletter 3: Getting to Glasgow, Ones 2 Watch updates, Gala Dinner and Drinks Reception reminder, Meeting tables update

Newsletter 2: Speaker and Exhibitor announcements, LinkedIn Group information, Call for Sponsors

Newsletter 1: Agenda live, Headline Sponsor, Venue information