Conference Venue and Access

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The vibrant city of Gateshead will play host to the BAPEN annual conference this year.


The BAPEN 2024 Annual Conference will take place on the 5th & 6th November at the Glasshouse Gateshead. The purpose built venue has world class facilities making it the perfect venue for the conference. All meeting spaces are located close to each other, with spacious public areas allowing for networking with colleagues.

St Mary’s Square

How to get here

With excellent rail and road network, getting to Newcastle and the Glasshouse across the Tyne Bridge into Gateshead has never been easier. The venue is 15 minutes walk from Newcastle station or a 10 minute walk from Gateshead Metro station.

Getting Here

Book your hotel

Gateshead has a wide range of hotels to suit all budgets within walking distance of the Conference Centre.

You can review the available hotel options and book your stay in Gateshead using the interactive map below.