Urban Wayfinding and the Brain - Neuroscience meets industry

A joint conference between University College London , the
Royal Institute of Navigation and The Knowledge Transfer Network

Join us on 14th June 2017 to learn how emerging neuroscience findings can help solve practical problems of human navigation.

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How the mind works impacts how people navigate in cities. This conference will enable exchanges of information, ideas and needs in urban navigation between researchers, users and industry.

The most recent academic research will be reviewed and presented by speakers from Europe and USA.

Industry and user keynotes will focus on how challenges are being informed by neuroscience findings. 


Neuroscience and psychology of wayfinding

Signage and wayfinding

New directions in wayfinding technology


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Further information or questions? 0207 591 3135 // conference@rin.org.uk

Keynote Speakers

  • Dr Dan Montello, University of California
  • Professor Kate Jeffery, University College London
  • Dr Hugo Spiers, University College London
  • Ms Hayley Branston, Maynard Design
  • Dr Ed Manley, University College London
  • Professor Nick Tyler, University College London

Conference Location

Gustav Tuck Lecture Theatre and South Cloisters

University College London

Contact Us

The Royal Institute of Navigation
1 Kensington Gore

+44 (0)20 7591 3134

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