ECEL Practical Information

Registered participants will receive specific joining instructions two weeks before the conference. In the meantime, we hope you find the following, more general, ECEL Practical Information helpful.

ECEL 2022 will run as a hybrid event with both in person physical presentations as well as virtual online presentations. Registered participants will receive specific joining instructions two weeks before the conference. In the meantime, we hope you find the following, more general, ECEL 2022 Practical Information helpful to plan your trip to attend in person. Virtual presentations will take place on Zoom and details will be sent close to the time of the conference.

Conference Location

University of Brighton
Moulsecoomb Campus
Lewes Road
Brighton BN2 4AT
UK

University Information

From small beginnings in 1850s Brighton, the University of Brighton has grown to a complex and diverse institution based in three towns across the south coast of England.

Our ethos is defined by four core values:

  • inclusivity
  • sustainability
  • creativity
  • partnership

Our students are part of a dynamic, diverse and creative community that embraces partnership working and that makes a positive difference to society.

Local Information

Brighton is an English seaside resort town. Located about an hour south of London by train, it is sometimes known as London by the sea. It is a popular day-trip destination with a broad shingle beach, is backed by amusement arcades and Regency-era buildings. The famous Brighton Pier, in the central waterfront section, opened in 1899 and now has rides and food kiosks. The town is also known for its nightlife, arts scene, shopping and festivals.

Getting to ECEL

By Air

All the major London airports are within easy reach of Brighton. London Gatwick to Brighton, for example, is only a 30 minute journey by train.

 London Gatwick Airport

London Gatwick airport is approximately 30km north of the city & just 30 minutes away by train. Gatwick serves many national and international flights and has a south and a north terminal.

By Train:

Brighton is served by good rail links from London Victoria, London Bridge and Gatwick Airport. There are rail links to other parts of England such as Ashford in Kent, Southampton and Portsmouth.

A useful website for train travel can be found at http://www.thetrainline.com/

By Bus

The campus is on the edge of Brighton, and delegates would need to get a 24 or 25 bus (or alternatively, a train to  Moulsecoomb station.

Conference Accommodation

The designated Conference Hotel for ECEL 2022 is yet to be confirmed.
 
We do not currently have special arrangements with the local hotels, but you will find competitive prices on online booking agents such as booking.com.
 
Below is a selection of hotels near to the conference venue:
 

Key Locations

Key locations for the 21st European Conference on eLearning - ECEL 2022 in Brighton, UK are shown on this google map: