- 10th Sep 19 - 11th Sep 19
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Venue: London - Crowne Plaza
Crowne Plaza London – The City is a stylish hotel located in London’s historic Square Mile, opposite Blackfriars station. The 4* hotel, built on the foundations of King Henry VIII’s former Bridewell Palace is minutes away from some of London’s most famous attractions such as The London Eye, St Paul’s Cathedral and Covent Garden & West End theatres. This InterContinental Hotel’s Group property offers both business and leisure travellers deluxe accommodation and convenient access to the city’s major business districts and landmarks with direct rail links to London Gatwick Airport and Kings Cross for St Pancras International station, home to Eurostar. Crowne Plaza London – The City boasts a conference floor with 5 meeting rooms, 2 AA Rosette awarded Italian and Chinese restaurants, an all-day lounge and a fitness centre.
How to find us
The Crowne Plaza London – The City is located in the City of London, on the corner of New Bridge Street and Victoria Embankment. Close to Blackfriars Bridge and on the north side of the River Thames on New Bridge Street, the hotel is located adjacent to Blackfriars underground station.
The hotel is within 60 minutes of London’s three major International airports: London Heathrow (LHR), London Gatwick (LGW) and London City (LCY).
London Heathrow (LHR)
- Distance: 28.32 KM / 17.6 MI East to Hotel
- M4 > A4 Central London > Trafalgar Sq > Strand > Ludgate Circus
London Gatwick (LGW)
- Distance: 48.44 KM / 30.1 MI South East to Hotel
- Motorway into London then follow to City
London City (LCY)
- Distance: 13.68 KM / 8.5 MI West to Hotel
- London E16 2PX UK Head northwest on Hartmann Rd toward Camel Rd 0.2 A1011 then A1020 0.1 roundabout, take 2nd exit onto Aspen Way/A1261 Slight right at Limehouse Link/A1203 Tower Hill Terrace/A3211 187 ft Victoria Embankment London EC4V 6DB UK
The nearest tube station is Blackfriars, on the Circle and District line. Leave the station via Exit 8, located directly opposite the hotel. Alternatively, St Paul’s tube station, on the Central line, is 15 minutes walk along St Paul’s Cathedral.
This hotel is just a stone throw away from Blackfriars mainline train station and has a direct connection to Gatwick Airport, Luton Airport and St. Pancras International Eurostar terminal.
There are no onsite parking facilities at the hotel. The nearest parking facility is the Baynard House Car Park at Baynard House Car Park, 133 Queen Victoria Street EC4V 4BQ.
Please note that if you arrive in, or depart from central London, Monday to Friday between the hours of 7am and 6pm you will need to pay a Congestion Charge. You may also need to pay the ULEZ fee, depending on your vehicle, which applies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Trainer: Tom Reynolds
Tom is a highly experienced certified trainer and coach whose insights into the Agile mindset make his training and coaching both effective and genuinely transformative.
He has spent more than 30 years working in IT, with a track record of success at major blue chip clients, and has focused on Agile since 2007. Today, as a certified Scrum trainer, certified Kanban trainer, Agile coach, Organisational Relationship Systems Coach and Personal/Life Coach, he draws on these and other practices to help individuals and teams embrace smart new ways of working that deliver remarkable results.
Tom believes passionately that Agile is not just a new framework or set of processes – it’s a new way of thinking. To be truly Agile means wholeheartedly embracing change, examining everything you do, being willing to try and fail on the way to your goals, and putting complete trust in your team. Taught and coached in this way, Agile can transform the way individuals and teams think and work together.
Tom’s training and coaching are delivered with a freshness and energy that make the process of embracing change an enjoyable as well as challenging experience. In an inclusive environment that fosters courage, transparency and trust, he inspires individuals and teams to become the best version of themselves, and reveals that change can be exciting, rewarding and above all highly productive.
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