Final Conference


PROMISE will be holding its final conference on 8-9 April 2019 at the University of Manchester.

The conference will give a platform for researchers, young people, practitioners, policy and decision makers and create room for reflective discussion about key messages from the project.


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You are all welcome to join this final event. Attendance is free.

For registration please follow the Eventbrite link.




Conference programme


Draft programme short final



To download the draft programme please follow this link: Promise final event poster and programme April 2019



Venue and dates


The conference will be held at The University of Manchester, Schuster Building, Brunswick Street, (off Oxford Road or Upper Brook Street), Manchester, M13 9PL, UK.

See Campus map for the location of Schuster Building (no 54 on map)

Starts: 1pm Monday 8 April 2019

Ends: 4pm Tuesday 9 April 2019




Please book your own accommodation. Advanced bookings are recommended as there are other big events in Manchester that will effects the availability of reasonably priced accommodations.


You can search for hotels in Manchester city centre  here. It has special offers that you might not t get when booking directly from the hotel’s webpage.

Alternatively please check the following sites for bookings:

Crowne Plaza Manchester City Centre

Midlands Hotel

Jurys Inn Manchester

The INNSIDE Manchester.

ibis Styles Manchester Portland Hotel

Premier Inn Manchester City (Piccadilly)

Britannia Manchester City Centre

Travelodge Manchester Piccadilly

Travelodge Manchester Central Arena ( a slightly longer walk to the university)

Youth hostels

YHA Youth Hostel in Manchester  (Shared Room £35 per night, private room £79 per night)

Hostelworld in Manchester:

The nearest to city centre is: Hatters at Hilton Chambers  (Prices from £10 onwards)

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