3rd Workshop on Theory of Randomized Search Heuristics

Workshop Location

The workshop will take place in UG40 in the School of Computer Science.

Birmingham, UK

The University of Birmingham

The journey by taxi from Birmingham International airport to the University takes approximately half an hour. Alternatively, Air-Rail Link provides a free, fast connection between the airport terminals and Birmingham International railway station. Air-Rail Link operates every two minutes (journey time 90 seconds). Birmingham International railway station has frequent services to New Street Station in the city centre (journey time around 15 minutes).

Wireless Internet Access

Wireless Internet access will be available on the University of Birmingham Edgbaston Campus (list of hotspots) through the eduroam roaming infrastructure. To access, please use your eduroam-credentials obtained from your local institution and log in to the wireless internet using essid "eduroam".


Below is a list of Hotels near the campus. Please note the prices given are a guide only.

Hotel Address Contact Approx. Price Distance from University
Lucas House 48 Edgbaston Park Road
Selly Oak
B15 2RA
Tel: 0121 414 6231
Fax: 0121 414 6339
Email: c.a.atten@bham.ac.uk
5 minutes walk
Awentsbury Hotel 21 Serpentine Rd
Selly Oak
B29 7HU
Tel: 0121 472 1258
Email: ian@awentsbury.com
£36-£64 B&B 5 minutes walk
Guest House
86 Oakfield Road
Selly Park
B29 7EG
Tel: 0121 414 1115
Email: tonyregan45@hotmail.com
£22-£45 B&B 5 minutes walk
Guest House
13 Bournbrook Rd
Selly Oak
B29 7BL
Tel: 0121 472 4640
Fax: 0121 472 4640
Email: renwickhouse@blueyonder.co.uk
£36-£56 B&B 2 minutes walk

Location of Hotels
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