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Getting Here


Business Design Centre
52 Upper Street
Islington, London
N1 0QH

Event Timings

Tuesday 6 February: 17:00  - 21:00
Wednesday 7 February: 10:00 - 20:00
Thursday 8 February: 10:00 - 17:00


Business Design Centre is located close to a number of hotels, as well as being surrounded by a number of bars and restaurants.

If you would like to book your stay in advance, please use our partners Hotel Map for a discounted price.


Book your Stay

Surface Design Awards 2024

The Surface Design Awards Presentation will take place from 9:00am - 10:30am on Thursday 9 February.
Tickets are available from the organisers




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:



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.



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




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