VENUE

man in a deckchair in the social area to the rear of the auditorium

Based at Here East in the former Press and Broadcast Centre for the 2012 Olympic Games, Plexal is an events destination and innovation centre for startups, scaleups and enterprises. Surrounded by academic institutions, creatives and media companies, Plexal is part of a growing tech cluster forming at Stratford.

Plexal

14 East Bay Lane
The Press Centre
Here East
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
London, E20 3BS


Directions

The closest stations are Hackney Wick, Stratford, and Stratford International.

> From Hackney Wick

Walk over the bridge into the Olympic Park, and the venue will be on your left.

Directions from Hackney Wick

> From Stratford

Follow the signs to the Westfield exit out of the station. You then have two options; go upstairs and walk through westfield and the Olympic Park, which takes around 20 mins. Or walk over the road to bus stop X, free shuttle buses run from there every 5 minutes.

Directions through the Olympic Park

Directions to bus stop X

> From Stratford International

You have two options; walk through Westfield and the Olympic Park, which takes around 17 mins. Or walk over the road to bus stop E, free shuttle buses run from there every 5 minutes.

Directions through the Olympic Park

Directions to bus stop E

> Driving

There is a drop-off point at the North-West side of the building, and a car park opposite the drop off point. The entrance is on the North-East side of the building.

Drop off point and entrance

For more options such as bus and cycling see the information on the Here East website


Accessibility

Plexal is reachable via either free wheelchair accessible shuttle buses from Stratford station, or a drop-off point to the side of the building. Most of the venue is on the same level, with large changing places toilets accessible via lift in addition to regular disabled toilets directly behind the conference room. The conference room itself has a hearing loop, and both BSL and live captioning will be provided. Accessibility is a top priority for us, please get in touch if there is any way we can make your time with us a more enjoyable one.