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Net Zero Futures Conference 2024 – Venue

Vincent Building
Cranfield University
MK43 0AL

How to get to conference venue

Directions to Vincent Building, Cranfield University

By car From London and the South

• Take the M1 north to junction 13.

• At the roundabout take the 4th exit (A507 towards Bedford).

• At the second roundabout take the 2nd exit (Cranfield, Hulcote and Salford).

• At Salford turn right at the T-Junction towards Cranfield.

• Follow this road to the end and go straight across the first roundabout, right at the second, then left at the third.

• With the petrol station on your left go straight over the mini-roundabout, and the entrance to the University is the first road on your right – signposted ‘Main Reception’. From Bedford and the East

• A428 then A422 west, exiting left into Astwood (7m), then left again following signposts.

• Or A421 south-west towards M1/Kempston/Milton Keynes, taking exit towards Cranfield/Marston Moretaine, then follow signposts towards Cranfield and then Cranfield University. From Birmingham and the North

• M1 south to junction 14.

• Take A509 in direction of Wellingborough, then immediately first right, proceed through Moulsoe, then turn left following signposts. From Oxford and the West

• Follow A34, then A421, to Bicester, Buckingham, and Milton Keynes.

• In Milton Keynes follow signs to M1 North (junction 14).

• Take A509 in direction of Wellingborough, then immediately first right, proceed through Moulsoe, then turn left following signposts.

By bus or taxi:

Many National Express coach routes run via Milton Keynes Coach way. Taxis and buses are available to the University. Buses run approximately every half hour to Milton Keynes and Bedford.

By rail To Milton Keynes:

Central Milton Keynes is on the West Coast main line which connects London Euston to the Midlands, North and Northwest, and is 8 miles/12 km from Cranfield. To Bedford: Bedford is on the line connecting London St. Pancras with the North and is 12 miles/19 km from Cranfield. Taxis and buses are available from Bedford and Milton Keynes stations to the University. For more information on timetables and train operating companies see or call National Rail Enquiries on 08457484950.

C-DICE Travel Grant

We want to encourage postdoctoral researchers from across the country to engage with the Net Zero Futures Conference! If you are interested in attending the conference – you can apply for our travel grant and C-DICE will contribute up to £150 towards the cost of travel and/or an overnight stay.

There are also a limited number of rooms available at the Cranfield Management Development Centre (CMDC) for delegates. Delegates will be considered for allocation, if stated in their travel grant application. This does not guarantee a booking even if the travel grant is approved.

You need to be registered on Inkpath to apply for a grant. Sign up for the activity on Inkpath and you will receive the application form via email.

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