The Venue

Business Design Center

Located 10 minutes from Kings Cross St. Pancras International and a short walk from Angel tube station, the Business Design Centre is one of London’s most popular conference and exhibition venues. With over 250 events and 900,000 visitors a year the BDC, based in the vicinity of the City and Central London, offers a stylish, flexible and convenient solution for everything from banquets to conferences and exhibitions.

The Hilton London Angel Islington

The fantastic location in the heart of fashionable Islington, connected to the Business Design Centre on Upper Street, surrounded by trendy restaurants and bars, combined with excellent transport links makes our Partner Hotel the ideal location. 

Using this booking link it will entitle you to a 10% discount on the best available bed and breakfast rate during droidcon London 2021 (available from Oct 27-Nov 1, 2021).

Partner Hotel

Public Transport


The venue is easily accessible via bus, the London under- and overground. The nearest tube station Angel (Northern Line), is a five-minute walk away allowing you to travel to the Central London within minutes. Just a little further in the opposite direction is Highbury and Islington with great underground and overground connections. Please click here for the journey planner to plan your trip.

Cycling & Cycle Storage


As well as buses, 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 and if you have your own we provide free secure cycle storage in the onsite car park.

Driving & Car Sharing

Driving to the venue is simple as we are located just outside the congestion charge zone on the A1. Please see the Parking page for details of how to direct your sat nav and to pre-book your parking. If you have to drive, why not look at car sharing, with a company such as Liftshare,  Bla Bla Car or GoCarShare.