2nd*, 3rd & 4th October
Manchester, UK

Location – The Manchester Conference Centre

Once again the team are looking forward to welcoming an anticipated 400+ delegates and again the Manchester Conference Centre will be the home to all events held over the conference weekend.

The Manchester Conference Centre is a brilliant venue in the heart of the city, providing first class facilities for our sponsors and delegates. It’s within easy reach of the mainline train stations and within walking distance of all city centre attractions and hotels.


Sackville Street, M1 3BB +44 (0) 161 955 8000

The Manchester Conference Centre has it’s own hotel however if you would prefer to stay elsewhere, there are plenty of hotels in the nearby area – some of which we have noted below.

Feel free to join the IRC chat room or on twitter @phpnwConf to find people if you need to buddy up.

Local hotels

Pendulum Hotel, M1 3BB+44 (0)161 955 8000(At the conference venue)
Hotel ibis, M1 7DG+44 (0)161 619 9007(3 minute walk)
Holiday Inn, M1 5QA+44 (0)843 208 3005(6 minute walk)
Palace Hotel, M60 7HA+44 (0)161 288 1111(7 minute walk)

Local restaurants


Local restaurants

EastZEastPrincess Street, M1 7DL(3 minute walk)
The Corner HouseOxford Street, M1 5NH(7 minute walk)
NandosChester Street, M1 5QS(8 minute walk)
Pizza ExpressOxford St, M1 6FQ(10 minute walk)


RailManchester Oxford Road is the nearest station and is only a 10 minute walk from the venue. Connections to and from the main stations (Piccadilly and Victoria) also run frequently.
RoadCharles Street Multi-storey Car Park provides 24 hour parking and is situated right beside the conference venue.
AirManchester Airport has excellent rail connections to the city centre, including a direct route to Oxford Road.


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