The summer school seminars and tutorials will be held at Durham University, UK while, the excursion, public plenary lecture and conference dinner (all scheduled on Wednesday) will be held at Newcastle University, UK. Coach travel will be provided for delegates to Newcastle University.

The seminars and tutorials at Durham University will be held in the Rosemary Cramp Lecture Theatre in the Calman Learning Centre.

Venue address:
Calman Learning Centre
Durham University
Stockton Rd


+44 (0)191 334 2000

You can download a location map here. For further information about the venue, please visit their website:


A limited number of bedrooms are available at Collingwood College, Durham University for a duration of up to 3 nights from Monday 15 to Thursday 18 September 2014.

Accommodation is not included in the registration fee. Accommodation is available to book, at an additional cost, during the online registration process.

Collingwood College is student style accommodation and there are two types of bedrooms available to book:
• Single, en-suite bedroom - A bedroom for single occupancy with an en-suite bathroom is available on a bed and breakfast basis at £39.00 per room per night.
• Single, standard bedroom -  A bedroom for single occupancy with shared bathroom facilities is available on a bed and breakfast basis at £29.00 per room per night.

• Tea/coffee making facilities
• Complimentary toiletries
• Internet via Ethernet cable connection (Wi-Fi access is available in the main reception area)

Check-In/Check-Out Times
• Check-In: 14:00 on day of arrival
• Check-Out: 10:00 on day of departure

If you are attending the JQC symposium, you will be automatically be issued with an extra night's accommodation (at Collingwood College) on Thursday 18 September 2014. This additional night is free of charge, courteous of the Joint Quantuim Centre.

If you have any queries or would like to book for additional nights accommodation, please contact Conferences department by emailing

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline [EXTENDED]:
    07 July 2014
  • Early registration deadline:
    18 August 2014
  • Registration deadline:
    05 September 2014

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