FEMM Hub Conference – 13/09/2022

Image of the conference location Factory 2050 with a clear blue skies and an empty car park.

The 2022 FEMM Hub Conference will take place on the 13th of September at Factory 2050.

Conference Fee: In order to keep this event as inclusive as possible, there will be no charge to attend the FEMM Hub Conference this year.

Agenda: Registration and a networking breakfast will begin at 9am before FEMM Hub Director Professor Geraint Jewell officially opens the conference at 10am. The event will feature keynote speeches, poster sessions, research presentations, a tour of Factory 2050 as well as plenty of opportunities to network. We look forward to seeing you there.

The latest agenda can be found below:

How to register: Registration is now open, please click on the following link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/femm-hub-annual-conference-2022-tickets-388063096167

Getting to the venue: The nearest Rail Station: Sheffield Rail Station is 5.2 miles from AMP. There will be a minibus operated by Direct Travel to take delegates from the station to the conference venue at 9am and return at 4.30pm. Please contact Lindsey; l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk  if you would like a place on the minibus.

Directions by car can be found by clicking on the venue name above. There is ample parking available.

Here is a list of city centre hotels which offer preferential rates, please quote ‘University of Sheffield’ when making a reservation:

Ibis Sheffield
Phone: +44 (0)114 241 9600
Email: reception@ibissheffield.com
Location: Shude Hill, Sheffield, S1 2AR

Leopold Hotel
Phone: +44 (0)114 252 4000
Email: res.sheffield@leopoldhotels.com
Location : 2 Leopold Street, Leopold Square, Sheffield, S1 2GZ

Mercure St. Paul’s Hotel and Spa
Phone: +44 (0)114 278 2000
Email: h6628@accor.com
Location: 119 Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 2JE

Crowne Plaza Royal Victoria Sheffield website
Phone: +44 (0)114 252 6511
Email: stay@cpsheffield.co.uk
Location: Victoria Station Road, Sheffield, S4 7YE

Mercure Sheffield Parkway (Nearest to Conference Venue)
Phone: +44 (0)114 252 989
Email: fo@mercuresheffieldparkway.com
Britannia Way, Catcliffe, Rotherham, S60 5BD

All delegates are encouraged to attend as many conference sessions as possible. However, we recognise the need for people to move around to attend to other commitments during the conference and some delegates may require a sensory break or a place to pray at specific times. A private space will be provided for individuals to use. If you have any questions relating to this space, please refer to the conference booklet (sent following registration) or contact the hub manager. 

Code of Conduct: Please note, that we require all conference attendees to adhere to the FEMM Hub Conference Code of Conduct. A copy of this can be found below (available in both PDF and Word versions). If you have any questions about this, please contact FEMM Hub Manager, Laura via email: L.Okeefe@sheffield.ac.uk.

If you have any questions about registration, please contact FEMM Hub Administrator Lindsey via email: l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk.