The main BMC2008 venue is the National Science Learning Centre (NSLC) at the University of York in the UK.

The NSLC is the location for:

Plenary Lectures
Morning Lectures
Special Sessions
Postgrad Conference
Special Lectures
Special Events
Publishers Displays

The NSLC was opened in 2006, and has a striking atrium (above and right).

It is adjacent to the university medical school (HYMS), and close to the main university (J B Morrell) library.

It is also close to Alcuin and Langwith colleges, where the Splinter Groups will take place.

Alcuin college is where the main conference Accommodation is situated.