EPMC is heading to Coventry in 2017 to the Ricoh Arena. EPMC grows larger every year and our aim is to give the conference a new structure in 2017 not seen in the event’s past before. We are excited to announce the Ricoh Arena as the next EPMC venue and hope you will all join us!
There are multiple hotel options in the center of Coventry but EPMC’s preferred hotel for this event is The Best Western Windmill Village Hotel. EPMC have reserved a selection of rooms specifically for exhibitors and delegates.
Should you wish to book one of the reserved rooms please call reservations on 02476 208805 and quote the dates you wish to stay and the code 16G to obtain the event rate of £135 inc VAT per night, Bed & Breakfast. Alternatively you can go online to www.windmillvillagehotel.co.uk and use the online promo code: 0417HDMD.
There will be a coach service provided on the evening of the 14th of November after the drinks reception and networking evening at The Ricoh that will take you back to this hotel only. There will then be a coach service on the morning of the 15th of November which will return you to the Ricoh Arena for the second conference day.
*Please note this service will only run between the Best Western Windmill Village Hotel and the Ricoh Arena. Should you opt for a different hotel travel will not be provided.
Other Hotels near by include:
The Novotel Coventry – 0.8 miles from The Ricoh Arena with a total of 98 rooms
The Days Inn – 2.5 miles from The Ricoh Arena with a total of 50 rooms
The Britannia Hotel – 2.7 miles from The Ricoh Arena with a total of 211 rooms
The Ramada Hotel & Suites – 3.2 miles from The Ricoh Arena with a total of 166 rooms
The Mill Bar and Faradays Restaurant are the The Ricoh’s onsite individually styled restaurants offering a wide selection of dishes.
If you would prefer to dine out in Coventry, just a short taxi ride from the hotel you will find a wide range of restaurants and bars to suit all tastes.
Travelling to The Ricoh Arena
Birmingham Aiport is 14 miles away from the venue, with international flights arriving and departing on a daily basis.
Coventry Arena train station next to the Ricoh Arena is now open.
Monday to Friday: one train per hour in either direction
Coventry Railway Station
Please Note – The last train leaving Coventry Railway Station to London Euston is 23:31. The last train leaving Coventry Railway Station to Birmingham New Street is 01:13.
For more information on train stations and timetables please visit:http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
The railway station is in the City Centre and approximately six miles away. There are always black cabs immediately outside the station and it is roughly a 10 to 15 minute journey.
Public transport from train station to the Ricoh Arena:
- Number 8 Bus from Coventry Train Station to Coventry Transport Museum
- Then catch the Number 4 or Number 5 from Coventry Transport Museum to Arena Park (Tesco)
- Once you arrive at Arena Park there is an underpass which takes you into Car Park B of the Ricoh Arena. Follow signs for the Ricoh Arena main entrance from here
For more information regarding regular public bus services around Coventry and Warwickshire please visit: http://nxbus.co.uk/local/west-midlands/cv6 6ge
For our local taxi service please visit www.allenstaxis.com or call 02476 55 55 55