- Registration is open in the Workstation from 8am on the 1 July.
- The CMC International Exchange opens at 8.30am at the Millennium Gallery on Wednesday 1st July.
- The Wednesday Workshops all start at 1 pm in the HUBs.
Lunch is available from 12noon.
- The Main Conference opens with our Keynote speaker at 6pm on Wednesday 1 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.
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 venue for three of the Wednesday Workshops, the Thursday evening party, conference sessions, the International Exchange delegate lounge and for delegate lunches during the conference is the distinctive silver building opposite the Showroom.
Sheffield Hallam University
6 Paternoster Row
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.
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.
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.
T. 0114 278 2600
Pizza Express – Devonshire St
124 Devonshire Street
Sheffield S3 7SF
T. 0114 275 2755
Pizza Express – St Paul’s Place
St Paul’s Place is an extra Pizza Express venue for the popular Thursday night Pizza Supper. (2 July). Please check your ticket for the correct venue.
St Paul’s Place
Sheffield S1 2PT
T. 0114 276 8808
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.
Statement regarding COVID-19
We are continually reviewing plans for CMC 7-9 July 2020. Please keep in touch with us via our e-bulletin, website and social media so that you are abreast of our plans for the conference.