Venue & Hospitality
Conference Dates: June 15-16, 2020
Hotel Services & Amenities
- Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
- Business Center.
- Business Phone Service.
- Complimentary Printing Service.
- Express Mail.
- Meeting Rooms.
- Office Rental.
- Photo Copying Service.
- Secretarial Service.
- Video Conference.
- Video Messaging.
- Video Phone.
- Baggage Storage.
London, the capital city of England and the United Kingdom, is a 21st-century city with history stretching back to Roman times. At its centre stand imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower and Westminster Abbey, site of British monarch coronations. Across the Thames River, the London Eye observation wheel provides panoramic view of the South Bank cultural complex, and the entire city.
Christopher Wren’s the most highly acclaimed architects in 17th-century St. Paul’s Cathedral church tower above ‘The City’, where London’s global Stock Exchange “Shed” conducts its business. Royal sites of city include Buckingham Palace, housing the monarch's main residence and offices, and the Tower of London, a former prison that’s home to the Crown Jewels. The British Museum, National Gallery, Tate Britain and Tate Modern exhibits local and international history and art. West End theatres show classic and cutting-edge drama. Covent Garden, Soho and Spital fields Market are popular dining and shopping areas. Major public spaces include Trafalgar Square, Hyde Park and Hampstead Heath etc.
The climate of London is highly diverse. It has a temperate oceanic climate similar to all of southern England. Summers are generally warm. Winters are generally cool, cloudy and damp with little temperature variation. Snowfall occurs occasionally and can cause travel disruption when this happens. Snowfall is more common in outer London. Spring and autumn are mixed seasons and can be pleasant.
London is one of the world's leading tourism destinations, and the city is home to an array of famous tourist attractions. The city attracted 19.1 million international visitors making it one of the worlds most visited in terms of international visits. A tourist stall selling various London and United Kingdom related souvenirs on the edge of Trafalgar Square on the Strand. The London Eye is a giant Ferris wheel located on the edge of the River Thames.
It is 135 meters tall and has a diameter of 120 meters. A short walk away, the area boasts the London Aquarium, Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and Nelson's Column. In 2013, the tallest building in London, the Shard, opened a viewing platform to the public. Other major tourist attractions in London include the Tower of London, Buckingham Palace (although this is only open to the public during a limited number of months in the summer), Tower Bridge Experience, Madame Tussauds, ZSL London Zoo, London Dungeon and St Paul's Cathedral.