English will be the official language.

Congress Venue

The Conference venue will be the new Bay Campus, College of Engineering, Swansea University, Swansea, SA1 8EN, UK

A stone’s throw from the city centre, the campus is on the beach, surrounded by mature parkland and botanical gardens, and on the edge of the beautiful Gower Peninsula.

Further information can be found at the University website.


Swansea University is easily accessible by road, rail, and air.

By air

Cardiff Airport is around an hour away by road and the M4 motorway, the main east-west arterial route from London, passes through the northern outskirts of Swansea.
Airport Transfer Services by taxi, minibus and coach are offered to individuals and groups.

By rail

Regular trains from London Paddington, South Wales and the rest of the UK arrive at Swansea’s High Street Station.
Ring National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950 or visit the National Rail Enquiries website.

By road

Greyhound Swansea-Cardiff and Swansea-Bristol service runs hourly off-peak and half-hourly at peak times. Frequent National Express operate to Swansea from all other principal towns in south and west Wales. The National Express also links with London and Heathrow and Gatwick airports.
National Express Coaches – 08705 808080 or National Express website.
Greyhound – Greyhound website.

The easiest way to find out how to get to Swansea is to contact Traveline Cymru – your one-stop shop for travelling by bus, coach, rail, ferry or plane. Ring 0871 200 22 33 or visit Traveline Cymru website.

Liability and insurance

Registration for the Conference implies that the delegate agrees that neither the Organizer assume any liability whatsoever. Delegates are requested to make their own arrangements for medical, travel, and personal insurance.


The organisers may at any time, with or without giving notice, in their absolute discretion and without giving any reason, cancel or postpone the Conference, change its venue or programme and withdraw any invitation to attend.

In any case, neither the organisers nor any of their officers, employees, agents, members or representatives shall be liable for any loss, liability, damage or expense suffered or incurred by any person, nor will they return any money paid to them in connection with the Conference unless they are satisfied not only that the money in question remains under their control, but also that the person who paid it has been unfairly prejudiced (as to which the decision shall be in their sole and unfettered discretion, and when announced, final and conclusive).