Swansea is Wales' Waterfront City. It sits on the sandy 5 mile stretch of Swansea Bay beach and is a great base for exploring the best of South-West Wales, UK.
The City Centre is a vibrant hub with over 230 shops and a fabulous market that's home to all sorts of local delicacies.
There are loads of places to visit including the Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea Museum, Glynn Vivian Art Gallery and the National Waterfront Museum to name but a few.
Nearby is the picturesque village of Mumbles for great eating out, galleries, unique boutiques and some of the best ice-cream you’ll find in the UK – just try it! The Gower Peninsula – the first in the UK to be designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty – is just around the corner and its captivating coastline and countryside is ideal for walking, watersports or just admiring the view!
If you would like to extend your stay post-conference or maybe come back to visit again then the following links can help:
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Early registration deadline [EXTENDED]:
15 March 2019
8 April 2019