Conference Venues


  • Registration is open in the Workstation from 8am on 5 July.
  • The CMC International Exchange opens at 8.30am at the Millennium Gallery on Tuesday 5 July.
  • The Tuesday Workshops all start at 1pm in the HUBS.
  • Lunch for the Tuesday Workshops is available from 12noon.
  • The Main Conference opens with our Keynote speaker at 6pm on Tuesday 5 July – in the Crucible Theatre.

Showroom Cinema & Workstation
The central venue for The Children’s Media Conference is the Showroom Cinema in Sheffield. The Showroom Cinema is a purpose built 4-screen cinema and conference venue, just 5 minutes from Sheffield railway station.

Registration and one-to-one commissioner meetings are in the Workstation, which is just next door to the Showroom Cinema.
Showroom Cinema
Paternoster Row
Sheffield S1 2BX UK
T. 0114 2757727
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Delegates can walk from the railway station to the conference venue, deposit their bags in the Workstation secure cloakroom, register and then join a session all in about 15 minutes.


The HUBS is the venue for the Tuesday Workshops, conference sessions and for delegate lunches during the conference is the distinctive silver building opposite the Showroom. View Map

6 Paternoster Row
Sheffield S1 2QQ
T. 0114 225 5555


All public areas of the Showroom, Workstation and Hubs are fully accessible for people using wheelchairs. Please notify the Box Office on +44 (0) 114 275 7727 if you wish to reserve a wheelchair user space in the cinema. Toilet facilities for wheelchair users are available in the bar, café and lower cinema lobby. The Showroom has a lift for customer use.

Crucible Theatre

Both Conference Keynotes will take place at the Crucible Theatre.

Please allow around 7 mins to walk to the Crucible from the Showroom, Workstation or Hubs.

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Crucible Theatre
55 Norfolk Street
South Yorkshire
S1 1DA
T: 0114 249 6000

Millennium Gallery

The Opening Reception and the International Exchange will take place at the Millennium Gallery.

Please allow around 5 mins to walk to the Millennium Gallery from registration.

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Millennium Gallery
Arundel Gate
S1 2PP
T. 0114 278 2600

Pizza Express – Devonshire St

Pizza Expresspopular Pizza Supper on Wednesday 6 July is at Pizza Express.

124 Devonshire Street
Sheffield S3 7SF
T. 0114 275 2755

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Site Gallery

Site Gallery OutsideSite Gallery is the venue for CMC Playground and is situated in the building next to registration on Paternoster Row.

1 Brown Street
S1 2BS
+44 (0) 114 2812077

City Guide

A PDF of our 2016 comprehensive guide to Sheffield will be available here soon. 

Car Parking

There is an all day car park on Sidney Street and Arundel Street.

Evening & weekend parking is available on Arundel Street.

There is on-street meter parking on Charles Street, and Arundel Street.