Plan your visit

PublicTechnology Live 2024 will be hosted for the first time at The View in Central London, the flagship venue in the home of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.

London’s newest destination venue: The View

Located just a short walk from Holborn station, The View was fully reimagined and modernised for events in 2021, with a focus on sustainability, innovation and sustainability.

Famed for its world-leading research and scientific endeavours, the venue boasts a large terrace overlooking London’s largest public square, Lincoln’s Inn Fields.

The View is managed by the UK’s longest-established events caterer and restaurateur, Searcys, serving extraordinary seasonal British food and fine wines.

Getting there


38-43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields

Tube and rail

The View is centrally located at Lincoln’s Inn Fields within easy walking distance of Holborn (Piccadilly and Central lines) and Temple (District and Circle Lines) underground stations. It is a short taxi or underground journey from most major rail stations.


A number of buses stop nearby. High Holborn (travelling east and west)
1, 8, 25, 38, 55, 98, 242

Kingsway (travelling north and south)
1, 59, 68, 91, 168, 171, 188, 243, 521

Aldwych (travelling east and west)
9, 11, 15, 23, 341

Aldwych (travelling north and south)
4, 6, 13, 26, 76, 77A, 139, 172, 176, 341


Two NCP car parks are situated nearby.

The nearest multi-storey car parks are in Drury Lane and Bloomsbury Square.


The Royal College of Surgeons of England is changing the face of surgery, putting diversity at the heart of its strategy, as well as a focus on member wellbeing.  True accessibility starts before the event — and continues after. We would like to ensure that we are well prepared to welcome you, so please let us know your requirements as early as possible, so we can cater for your needs.

The Building is DDA-compliant and offers

  • Ramp at the front entrance to the building
  • Wheelchair lift at the Portugal Street entrance
  • Braille numbers and lettering in the lift for visually impaired guests
  • Designated disabled toilets on every floor
  • Lift access to all floors
  • All conference room doors allow standard width wheelchairs
  • Hearing loop for the Event Hall
  • All room and building signs are a colour and at a height that meets DDA guidelines
  • Refuge points on each floor.

Menus and catering

  • We do our utmost best to accommodate dietary requirements due to an allergy, intolerance or a medical condition. We provide gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan, and vegetarian options as standard
  • We can offer halal and kosher menu options as required
  • All our menus, whether for sit-down meals, receptions, buffet or grab-and-go stations have got full allergen and dietary information specs available upon request. They comply with the Food Information Regulations
  • Specially-trained allergy champions are always available to provide support and information for informed choices in our venues
  • We have a robust Food Safety Management System based on the principles of Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP).