Where and When 


Business Design Centre

52 Upper Street

Islington, London
N1 0QH

T: +44 (0) 20 7359 3535

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W: www.businessdesigncentre.co.uk

There is full disabled access to the Business Design Centre, please call 020 7288 6475 for further details.






Tues 7 Feb
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Wed 8 Feb
11:00am - 8:00pm
Thurs 9 Feb
11:00am - 5:00pm


The Surface Design Awards Presentation will take place from 9:00am - 10:30am on Thursday 9 February.
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Business Design Centre is located close to a number of hotels, as well as being surrounded by a number of bars and restaurants. We have a dedicated booking agent with competitive prices for hotels in the vicinity of the Business Design Centre, click here to book your rooms. 


Travel information

Public Transport

Angel Station:
5 minute walk
(Northern Line)

Highbury & Islington:
15 minute walk
(Victoria Line, National Rail, London Overground)

King’s Cross St Pancras:
20 minute walk
(Victoria, Circle, Northern, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan Lines, National Rail, Eurostar, London Overground)

The following bus routes all stop near to the Business Design Centre on Upper Street:
19, 30, 73, 43, 38, 56, 341 and 476

The City Mapper app is very useful for finding your way about London:


Travelling by car

Upper Street and the surrounding roads can be very busy shopping areas. There is on-site parking at Upper Street Car Park (SatNav N1 0PW), however during the Show the car park is extremely busy and it is recommended that you pre-book your space.

Pre-book Space



The Business Design Centre is a fully DDA compliant venue. Click HERE to find out more information.