IBC Legal is part of the Knowledge and Networking Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.

Informa

Plan Your Visit

Venue

Downing College

Regent Street
Cambridge
CB2 1DQ
UK

Please see below for further venue information.

IP Law Summer School Arrival & Venue Information

On Arrival:

When you arrive on Monday morning, please go to the Howard Building. If you need directions then please ask at the Porter's Lodge at Downing College (next to the main entrance gate).

If you arrive earlier, your key can be collected from 2pm on the day of your arrival from the Porter's Lodge.

Registration:

The registration desk can be found in the Howard Building. It will be signposted onsite on your arrival. You will receive your badge and documentation at KNect365's registration desk in the Howard Building (ground floor). Your badge should be worn at all times.

Our team will be staffing the desk throughout the week during conference hours so if you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask! 

Facilities:

There is a gym onsite; please ask the team about how to access it when you arrive. 

The Howard Building ground floor will also be open throughout the summer school for your use, containing both the registration desk and the college bar (which will be open from 6:30pm each night). 

Dietary/Accessibility Requirements:

The college can cater for dietary requirements, but please let our team know in advance of arrival.

Please let us know if you have any accessibility requirements. 

Contact us here.

Dress Code:

Most delegates wear smart casual for the week (and the weather has been very hot for the last few years so please do check the forecast!) 

We encourage formal wear/black tie for the gala dinner on Wednesday evening but this is not a requirement. 

Documentation:

Delegates will be provided with a doc pack at the start of the week containing the speaker presentations and reading that have been received in advance of the event. 

Presentations are also made available 5 days after the event online. 

Accommodation:

The 5-day summer school (Mon-Fri) package includes four nights' accommodation (Monday to Thursday night), all meals and evening activities. Drinks at the college bar are not included.

The 4-day summer school (Tues-Fri) package includes three nights' accommodation (Tuesday to Thursday night), all meals and evening activities. Drinks at the college bar are not included.

The Fundamentals Day package includes lunch and refreshments. No accommodation or evening activities are included. 

Additional Nights:

To inquire about booking accommodation for extra nights please email katherine.reggler@knect365.com - extra nights' accommodation is subject to availability and needs to be organised and paid in advance.

Map of Downing College


Conference Venue: Howard Building (green) 

College Entrance: Main Gate & Porters' Lodge (red)

Accommodation: Onsite (blue) 

Facilities: Dining Hall, Gym (purple) 


Maps of the college will be provided at registration and will also be available when you collect your room key.