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15 - 16 July 2020 Trent Bridge Cricket Ground | Nottingham

14 July 2020 (pre-summit event) University of Nottingham - Advanced Manufacturing Building | Nottingham


Pre-summit event
Tuesday 14 July 2020

Additive International (main summit)
Wednesday 15 & Thursday 16 July 2020


Pre-summit Event

University of Nottingham – Advanced Manufacturing Building | Nottingham

Provisional timings for planning purposes only

Registration Opens: 08:45

Event Closes: 15:15

Tour of Uni of Nottm Centre for AM Labs: 16:00

(all timings are provisional at this stage)

Additive International Event

Trent Bridge Cricket Ground

Provisional timings for planning purposes only

Welcome Reception in Nottm City Centre: 19:30 on the evening before

Day One

Registration Opens: 08:30

Summit Opening: 09:30

Conference Dinner: 19:00

Day Two

Event Closes: 16:30

(all timings are provisional at this stage)


The parallel exhibition features a select number of organisations whose technology, analysis, expertise and products continue to help drive development in Additive Manufacturing, 3D Printing and wider manufacturing industries.

The exhibition is open during the Additive International event (15 & 16 July). Plenty of time is included within the schedule for delegates to engage with the exhibitors.

Venue and Directions


The event is held at Trent Bridge Cricket Ground, Bridgford Rd, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 6AG.


Arriving by car

Please use postcode NBG2 6AG on your sat nav.



There is ample free parking on site. The car-park can be accessed via Bridgford Road.


Arriving by train

The nearest train station is Nottingham (approx 3 miles) which is located in the city centre. Please visit www.thetrainline.com to book tickets. The ground is approximately a 20-minute walk from Nottingham Train Station towards West Bridgford and over the bridge, with regular buses also taking the route. The Jurys Inn Hotel is a 5 minute walk and there is a taxi rank by the station.

Arriving by plane

The nearest airport is East Midlands International (approx 15 miles). However, Birmingham International and all London airports also accessible with strong transport links to Nottingham.


Arriving by bus/tram

There are regular bus services to and from the city centre. For more information on local services, please go to www.nctx.co.uk. Nottingham has a very efficient Tram service if visitors prefer to park outside the city, in one of the free park-and-ride-sites. For Tram details, please go to www.thetram.net


We will reserve rooms for our delegates at a local Hotel and offer a preferential rate. These rooms can be booked when registering for the conference, or at any stage prior to the event, via our website.


Delegates who book our designated as part of our allocation can benefit from extra networking, a coach service to and from Trent Bridge and the University of Nottingham and advanced conference registrations.

The price quoted on our website will include bed and breakfast and full use of the hotel’s facilities. The booking will be for single occupancy. If you would like to bring a guest, there will be a surcharge payable to the hotel. Please contact donna@am-conference.com for further details.


If no rooms are available at our designated hotel, or you would prefer to stay at another hotel, please contact donna@am-conference.com to discuss other options.

Networking Opportunities

Welcome Drinks Reception and Buffet

Tuesday 14th July: 19:30

The welcome reception is the established meeting place for both first time attendees to make contacts and for previous attendees to reaffirm existing connections in the relaxed environment of a city centre pub.

Conference Dinner

Wednesday 15th July: 19:30

The Conference Dinner offers participants an opportunity to enjoy great food in a relaxed setting while getting to know each other and making new connections outside the main conference environment. It will take place at Trent Bridge Cricket Ground overlooking the pitch, with drinks and after-dinner entertainment included.

Other Information


The working language of the conference is English, which is used for all presentations and conference material.


Suggested Dress

Dress for both the conference and evening events is smart-casual.



Photos will be taken at the summit for both internal and external promotional purposes. Should you wish not to be photographed, please let us know in advance or upon registration.


There is free WiFi available throughout the venue.



Full catering will be provided during the conference days, with all special diets catered for.


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Event Sponsors

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