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Venue

AIESEC Alumni UK Conference venue

Best Western Hotel St Pierre, 733 Barnsley Rd, Newmillerdam, Wakefield WF2 6QG

A modest 3* hotel, the conference and accommodation will both be here.

Room check-in: 14:00        Room check-out: 11:00

Free wi-fi and free parking.

 

AIESEC UK Conference venue

We will be shadowing the AIESEC UK LDS Conference, which is at the Cedar Court Hotel, Denby Dale Rd, Calder Grove, Wakefield WF4 3QZ. This is an 8 minute drive from our hotel.

 

Travel

Travelling by party bus!

If you’ve paid for the party bus, please meet at High Barnet tube station at 14:30 on Friday. Albin will be driving the bus and we should arrive around 19:30 at the venue. On Sunday, we will leave Wakefield between 14-15:00 and should arrive back to London at around 18:00. Contact Albin on with any questions.

 

Travelling by train

There are trains to Wakefield Westgate and Wakefield Kirkgate stations direct from Sheffield, Leeds, Huddersfield, Doncaster and London Kings Cross. The hotel is a 10 minute taxi ride from the train station, an Uber will cost around £7-£10, or you can use Asdale Cars (01924 562000) for around the same price.

 

Travelling by car

Located in the pretty village of Newmillerdam, on the Southside of Wakefield in Yorkshire, the hotel is only minutes drive to the M1 Motorway with easy access to the M62, Normanton, Pontefract, Barnsley, Leeds, and Sheffield. There is parking onsite at the hotel.

 

If you’re travelling by public transport or by car and would like to ‘buddy up’, then please put your travel details into this spreadsheet and feel free to contact other delegates who are travelling at the same time.

 

Conference information

Accommodation

Depending on your preferences (single or twin), we have allocated rooms for you.

 

Registration

Registration on Friday night will be at the hotel from 16:30 - 21:00.

The UK Alumni conference officially starts at 09:30 on Saturday and closes at 13:00 on Sunday.

 

 

Social events

 

  • Friday 18:30-19:30: Dinner (not included),
    We will find somewhere close by, or use the conference hotel restaurant.

  • Friday 22:00(ish) - late: AIESEC UK Boat race.
    Cedar Court Hotel

  • Saturday 20:30 - late: AIESEC UK Gala dinner.
    Cedar Court Hotel
    Dress code: Black tie
    Bar: tbc
    Food: 3 course meal, and all dietary requirements have been communicated to the venue.