Pre-Conference Tour: Walking Tour of London

The Sport & Society Conference is pleased to announce the Pre-Conference Tour.

Join other conference delegates and our private guide for a 4 hour walking tour of London. If this is your first time to London, then this tour is a must have. From our guide:

"With the start at Westminster Bridge, we cover all the main sights of interest in the heart of the British Capital. Plenty of time to take photos in picturesque settings and even to feed the birds!Near Buckingham Palace we expect to see some action - the colourful ceremony of Changing of the Guards. You can expect visiting Prime Minister's residence in Downing Street and more photographs. The itinerary of sites can be found below:

  • Westminster Bridge
  • Parliament Square
  • Houses of Parliament
  • Big Ben
  • Westminster Abbey
  • St James's Park
  • Buckingham Palace
  • Whitehall
  • Banqueting Hall
  • Downing Street
  • Royal Horse Guards
  • Trafalgar Square"

The tour will be held the day before the conference begins, 9 July 2017, and our guide will meet us at specified meeting point in Kensington, near the conference venue and suggested hotels, and provide our group with directions back. Be sure to book early as space is limited. Price includes tax and tip for our guide.

Date: 9 July 2017
Time: 1:00-5:00 PM
Cost: US$30.00
Location: This walking tour starts at the Imperial College London Prince's Garden residences.

Booking: The conference tour can be booked during registration. If you've already registered, contact us to book your tour.

Conference Welcome Reception

The Sport & Society Conference is pleased to announce the Conference Welcome Reception.

Common Ground Research Networks and the Sport & Society Conference will be hosting a welcome reception at Imperial College London. The reception will be held directly following the last parallel session of the first day, Monday, 10 July 2017. Join other conference delegates and plenary speakers for drinks, light hor d'oeuvres, and a chance to converse.

We look forward to hosting you!