SW23 Location and Accommodation


The workshop will be held at the National Oceanographic Centre in Southampton – one of the world’s top oceanographic institutions – set right next to Southampton Port. Southampton is a historic coastal city with many arts venues, particularly in its new cultural quarter in Guildhall Square. It has a long maritime history and you can find the Mayflower Memorial and Titanic Museum in the city centre, along with many shops and restaurants.

Southampton is easily accessible by air, rail or car. The nearest airport is Southampton Airport, 20 minutes by car or ten minutes by train. London is less than 1.5 hours away by train.



Accommodation is available at the Leonardo Royal Hotel Southampton Grand Harbour for delegates at a discounted rate. Delegates can use this code on the website: JINATI260323

Enter the code in the promo/group code area as you complete your reservation.

Please note, there are only a certain number of rooms available at a discounted rate, so we recommend to book as soon as possible after registering for SW23 to ensure availability.

Leonardo Royal Hotel Website 

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