Collective Intelligence for the Common Good

Establishing an Open Research and Action Community Network
29-30 September 2014, The Open University, London Campus, United Kingdom

Venue and Social Event

Social Event

Monday evening social event will be hosted at Shaka-Zulu, an exotic african restaurant close to the workshop venue. Unfortunately we are not able to cover for the dinner costs. There is a fix menu option for £29.50 (excluding drinks) or you can order from the a-la-cart menu. Below more information on the place and menu

Stables Market
Chalk Farm Rd
Visit the website for more details

The menu can be viewed below.

Please feel free to order a Starter, Main Course, Side Order and Pudding as required.


Unfortunately, we are unable to book hotels on behalf of participants. Hotels near to the OU in Camden:
1) Holiday Inn, Camden Lock (4 star)
Euston, & Kings Cross Tube & Rail stations are located only 5 minutes from the hotel with easy access to the Eurostar International Terminal at St Pancras. There are regular links to Heathrow & Gatwick airports via Paddington & Victoria rail stations. The hotel is located outside the congestion zone. High speed wireless internet access is available in all bedrooms, meeting rooms & public areas.
Cost: £145 per night

2) Marriott Regents Park (4 star)
A deluxe North London hotel near Wembley with 304 refurbished spacious bedrooms, on-site parking outside congestion charge zone; convenient motorway access, 3 stops from Bond St, Large indoor pool & leisure club at this luxury 4 Star London hotel.
Cost: £199 per night

3) Megaro Hotel near to St Pancras (4 star)
Located Opposite London St Pancras rail station, easy access to the Eurostar International Terminal and a few stops on the tube from Camden Town where the STELLAR GA will be held.
Cost: £160-200 per night

4) Hotel 82, Marylebone (3 star)
Hotel 82 is a newly refurbished property right in the centre of town, minutes walk from Baker Street of Marble Arch. Paddington station, with the Heathrow Express, is just round the corner. Rooms are fully equipped, air-conditioned with all mod-cons for the travellers. Every room has its own shower/bathroom.
Cost: £75-115 per night

If you are looking for a cheaper option please take a look at the Bed and Breakfasts in London using the following link:
Bed and Breakfasts


The Open University in London, 1-11 Hawley Crescent, Camden Town, London NW1 8NP

London Underground - Camden Town (Northern Line), and rail - Camden Road (London Overground) are both a short walk from the Regional Centre. Buses: C2, 24, 27, 29, 31, 46, 88, 134, 168, 214, 253, 274

There is no parking available at the regional centre. There is limited metered parking in the area, but we advise travel by public transport. A parking space for visitors with mobility difficulties can be booked through Office Services on 020 7485 6597.