THE VENUE


Lincoln Plaza London, Curio Collection by Hilton
Address: 2 Lincoln Plaza, Canary Wharf, London, E14 9BD, United Kingdom

With socially-conscious rooms, restaurants, bars and a grocery store, this unique hotel offers a taste of London, but not as you know it. Whether visiting for business or leisure, Lincoln Plaza London is well connected by the Jubilee Line on the London Underground and the Docklands Light Railway network. Within easy reach via the DLR from South Quay Station is the O2 Arena, ExCel Exhibition Centre, Westfield Shopping Centre, and London City Airport. Central London with all it has to offer is just 15 minutes away on the Jubilee Line. Visit the iconic Houses of Parliament to see Big Ben, take in a West End Show, and see the sights from the London Eye.

Maps & Directions

From the Airports

City Airport

From London City Airport, take the Docklands Light Railway to Poplar station. Change at Poplar for a DLR train to South Quay station. Exit station and walk west on Marsh Wall then left on Millharbour. Arrive on the right after Lightermans.

Distance from Hotel: 5 mi.

Drive Time: 13 min.


Heathrow Airport

A4 / M4 J1-3 / A315 / A4 / A400 / A3211 / A1203 / A1206 / Westferry Road / Marsh Wall / Millharbour. Arrive at hotel on right after Lighterman's Road.

Distance from Hotel: 20 mi.

Drive Time: 68 min.


Gatwick Airport

Pier 4 N Rd/ Racecourse Rd / Northgate Rd / Gatwick Way / A23 / M23 J9-8 / M25 J3 / A20 / A2213 / A2 / A102 / A13 / A1206 / Marsh Wall/ Millharbour. Arrive at hotel on right after Lighterman's Road.

Distance from Hotel: 47 mi.

Drive Time: 65 min.


WHY LONDON?
2020 ISBSS takes place in London, the capital of United Kingdom. London is a year-round tourist destination as it is the largest city in Europe and located astride the famous river of Thames.
It also has some of the most ambitious plans to tackle climate change in the world; the London Environment Strategy is compatible with the highest ambition of the Paris Agreement and commits London to being a zero carbon city by 2050.
Nationally, the UK remains at the top of the G20 leaderboard for its long-term de-carbonization rate since 2,000, and the country is at the center of low carbon innovation and green finance.
ATTRACTIONS
London has a diverse range of peoples and cultures, and more than 300 languages are spoken within its boundaries. It is a major center of higher education teaching and research and its 43 universities form the largest concentration of higher education in Europe. London contains four World Heritage Sites: the Tower of London; Kew Gardens; the site comprising the Palace of Westminster, Westminster Abbey, and St Margaret’s Church; and the historic settlement of Greenwich. Other famous landmarks include Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, Piccadilly Circus, St Paul’s Cathedral, Tower Bridge, Trafalgar Square, and The Shard. London is home to numerous museums, galleries, libraries, sporting events and other cultural institutions, including the British Museum, National Gallery, Tate Modern, British Library and 40 West End theatres.
  • Big Ben London
  • Churchill War Rooms Museum
  • Covent Garden
  • Greenwich and Docklands
  • Hampton Court Palace
  • Kew Garden
  • Madame Tussauds Museum
  • Piccadilly Circus Trafalgar Square
  • ST. Paul’s Cathedral
  • British Museum
  • The Two Tates
  • Tower Bridge London
  • Victoria Albert Museum
  • London Eye
  • Westminster Abbey