• Thank you to all our 2018 exhibitors for a fantastic display of surface materials and lighting
  • With over 5,000 visitors, Surface Design Show 2018 was a huge success
  • 72% of visitors came from the A+D sector
  • 5% of visitors came from abroad
  • For information to exhibit in 2019, visit the 'contact us' page


The next edition of Surface Design Show will take place 6-8 Febuary 2018.


Tues 6 Feb
Wed 7 Feb
11.00-21.00 (PechaKucha Evening 18.00-21.00)
Thurs 8 Feb
11.00-17.00 (Surface Design Awards Presentation 12.00-14.00)


Business Design Centre
52 Upper Street
N1 0QH

t: +44(0)20 7288 6475
w: businessdesigncentre.co.uk

Read the venue accessibility information 


train iconTravelling by tube / train / bus

The Business Design Centre is situated a 3 minute walk from Angel tube station or a 10 minute walk from Highbury and Islington station which runs on the Victoria line and some mainline and overland stations. Kings Cross St. Pancras and Euston mainline stations are all a short bus ride away. Alternatively, it is possible to walk from Kings Cross St. Pancras.

The Business Design Centre is situated on Upper Street, which is serviced by the following bus routes: 4, 19, 30, 38, 43, 56, 73, 341, 394, N19, N38 & N4.

bicycle iconTravelling by bike
Cycling is another popular form of transport used to get to and from the venue. In terms of bike hire there are several Santander Cycle Hire stations located in Islington should you wish to rent one. 

car iconTravelling by car
The Business Design Centre has an on-site car park with 285 spaces, charged at £3.10 per hour for a minimum of 2 hours. There is also additional car parking in the nearby N1 shopping centre's multi-story car park which is priced similarly. 

For alternative travel options to and from the Business Design Centre from your chosen destination you can go to www.tfl.gov.uk and use the journey planner. 

The Surface Design Show Admission Policy is available here.

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