New Horizons in European Studies
Aston University, Birmingham, UK - 24-25 April 2014
This two-day research conference aims to provide a friendly environment in which postgraduate students can gain experience of presenting research and develop contacts with other researchers in their field. The conference is aimed at research students of all levels and proposals are welcome from students working in the field of European Studies within various disciplines.
There is funding available for papergivers attending the conference. Please see the terms and conditions for more information.
A provisional programme is available to view here.
Birmingham has a huge range of hotels and hostels to choose from.
There are two Travelodges within easy reach of the venue, with rooms starting from 30 GBP per night:
- Birmingham Central Moor Street (10 minute walk from venue)
- Birmingham Central Bullring (20 minute walk from venue)
For other hotels, hostel and B&Bs visit:
UACES is offering papergivers up to 40 GBP per night for accommodation on 23 April and 24 April 2014.
Please read the terms and conditions before booking your accommodation.
Birmingham has three mainline stations: New Street, Moor Street and Snow Hill.
Birmingham New Street (trains from London Euston and other major UK cities) & Snow Hill (regional trains) are a 15-minute walk away from Aston Campus.
Birmingham Moor Street (trains from London Marylebone) is a 10-minute walk away from Aston Campus.
Birmingham has its own airport with flights to many major European cities as well as New York and Toronto. Birmingham International is a ten-minute train ride from New Street station. Find out more.
UACES is offering papergivers up to 100 GBP towards their economy class travel.
Please read the terms and conditions before booking your travel.