About the Campus

We are taking FinTech across London’s Square Mile with our Global Summit Campus and transforming the city into a FinTech festival for the first time.

The IFGS Campus includes all the Global Summit’s key locations, the historic Guildhall, the neighbouring Grocers’ Hall and Mansion House. Alongside our partner hotels, the IFGS Campus also features local bars, restaurants and cafes, all offering our delegates fantastic deals on drinks, meals and evening activities to ensure you experience the very best of the City.

Scroll down to see which restaurants, cafes and hotels we are partnering with this year and where to find them. And as part of UK FinTech Week you can also see a full itinerary for the week and all the deals on offer.

You must be a delegate of IFGS in order to access the IFGS Campus. So register for your ticket today!

IFGS 2018 kick starts the official UK FinTech Week. Alongside IFGS the week will feature events by HM Treasury, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and London Stock Exchange (LSE) and will convene finance, technology and innovation enthusiasts from across the world to London.

Global Summit delegates can make use of our great Campus deals with our partner restaurants, bars and cafes right across UK FinTech Week.

How can you explore the IFGS Campus?

 

IFGS 2018 will once again feature an amazing event app that all our delegates have access to. You will be able to explore the Campus area and see all our partners’ deals, activities and locations.

To access the Campus offers, delegates just need to present the relevant partner page on your event app or your branded IFGS lanyard to a representative in-store.

All registered delegates will be provided the details they need to download the app in the next two weeks!

Our Campus Partners

Innovate Finance Global Summit is partnering with some of the best bars, restaurants and cafes in London’s Square Mile. Our lead partner this year is Drake and Morgan, who will be opening the doors of the Folly, the Otherist, the Anthologist and more to our global delegates with exclusive offers and deals.

This year we are also partnering with the fantastic M Restaurant and Taylor Street Baristas, click the logos below to see the deals available.

Drake and Morgan Restaurants and Bars

Across the Square Mile and beyond our exclusive partner Drake and Morgan will be providing all Global Summit delegates exclusive deals in all of these unique and stunning restaurants and bars. Scroll down to see a view across the week, and select options for where to go and what to do.

 

Hotels Near the Guildhall

London has some great hotels within close proximity to the Guildhall. We would recommend the following hotels should you need to stay in the City. If you are interested in staying in any of the hotels below please get in touch via their websites by clicking the logos below.

 

Across the week

With our amazing Campus partners onboard and our Global Summit app at the ready, delegates are all set to truly experience the vibrancy of London. Whether you are here just for our 2-day summit or right across UK FinTech Week, you can grab a drink with a colleague, meet a business partner for breakfast or even pop into one of our fringe events for FinTech insight and networking.

Select outlets have been highlighted below, for the full list secure your Global Summit ticket and download our app.

Monday 19th March

Grab a Breakfast Snack at Taylor St Baristas

Time: 7.30am – onwards, breakfast snack or quick lunch
Location: Taylor Street Baristas, 125 Old Broad St, London EC2N 1AR
Offer: 20% off food with every coffee purchased

Taylor St was one of the first Speciality coffeehouses in UK and we’re still going strong. In the bustling metropolis of London you can find an oasis filled with great coffee as well as fresh homemade cakes, salads and sandwiches. And for the coffee snob,  we’ve got 2 different espressos and 3 single origin filter coffees to try.

How do I claim? Use your IFGS 2018 event app by going to the Campus section and the Taylor Street Baristas page. Or just show your event lanyard.

Enjoy a Bottle of Prosecco or a Bucket of 6 beers and 2 flatbreads for £35 at The Anthologist

Time: Midday onwards – treat yourself to a lunchtime or evening drink
Location: The Anthologist, 58 Gresham St, London EC2V 7BB
Offer: A bottle of prosecco or a bucket of 6 beers and 2 flatbreads for £35

Right next to the Global Summit’s Guildhall, the newly refurbished Anthologist is the ideal backdrop for all your drink and food needs, from client updates over lunch to after work drinks or dinner with friends. Take advantage of our fantastic partner deal and bring a buddy alongside for a bottle of presecco or a few beers!

How do I claim? Use your IFGS 2018 event app by going to the Campus section and the Anthologist page. Or just show your event lanyard.

Join an Exclusive Drinks Reception with LHV

Date and Time: Monday 19th March, 6pm-7.30pm
Location: Grocers’ Hall, Princes St, London EC2R 8AD

It seems that when it comes to business, London is where you have to be. It is a financial centre and a global city in the purest form. Join LHV, a leading Estonian Bank, for drinks and learning as a panel of experts discuss the growth of global cities and the future of financial innovation.

How do I attend? You must be a delegate of IFGS 2018 in order to attend. Please purchase your ticket here.

 

Tuesday 20th March

50% off your Breakfast Bill at M Restaurant

Time: From 7am
Location: M Restaurant, 2-3, 60 Threadneedle Street, London EC2R 8HP
Offer: 50% off your breakfast bill

Join us from 7am for gluten and dairy free options, such as coconut quinoa porridge or charge yourself up with a big M Breakfast or a duck confit, served with duck eggs and soldiers. Global Summit delegates can secure an amazing 50% off their breakfast bill – Monday to Friday.

How do I claim? Use your IFGS 2018 event app by going to the Campus section and M Restaurant, Threadneedle page. Or just show your event lanyard.

Treat yourself to a Burger and a Beer at the Folly

Time: All day
Location: The Folly, 41 Gracechurch St, London EC3V 0BT
Offer: Buy any burger and get a pint of Kozel free

The Folly is a garden-influenced restaurant, deli and bar, where the seasonal menu has international flavours. As a Global Summit delegate you can treat yourself to a free pint of Kozel when you order one of their fantastic burgers.

How do I claim? Use your IFGS 2018 event app by going to the Campus section and The Folly page. Or just show your event lanyard.

Wednesday 21st March

Make the Most of Bottomless Tea and Coffee at The Listing

Time: From 7.30am – 11.30am
Location: The Listing, 27 Bush Ln, London EC4R 0AA
Offer: Bottomless tea and coffee. Buy one cup of coffee or tea and have unlimited refills.

The Listing is only 2 minutes walk from Cannon Street Station in the heart of the city – in a striking glazed, double-height podium with a large terrace for outdoor dining. Enjoy an early morning power breakfast before heading to the Guildhall for the morning sessions and have bottomless tea or coffee on us!

How do I claim? Use your IFGS 2018 event app by going to the Campus section and The Listing page. Or just show your event lanyard.

Get a Free Glass of Sparkling Wine on Arrival and 20% off Food at M Restaurant

Time: From Midday – Enjoy a spectacular lunch or dinner with 20% on us!

Location: M Restaurant, Threadneedle Street, EC2R 8HP

Offer: A Free Glass of Sparkling Wine on Arrival and 20% off Food

Winner of London’s Best New Restaurant in 2015, The M Threadneedle Street venue is in the heart of the city, which confidently and credibly boasts a stunning 100 cover GRILL restaurant, serving the finest steak in London. The steaks including USDA Prime, the world’s highest grades of Wagyu & Kobe and the best free-range organic Argentine beef on the market. Take advantages of 20% off your meal, just by being a Global Summit delegate!

How do I claim? Use your IFGS 2018 event app by going to the Campus section and the M Restaurant page. Or just show your event lanyard.

Thursday 22nd March

Sit Down with a Bucket of Beers and Two Flatbreads at The Refinery

Time: Midday onwards
Location: The Refinery, 1 Ropemaker Street, London, EC2Y 9HT
Offer: A Bucket of Beers and Two Flatbreads for £35

Statement wallpapers and furniture are complemented by soft lighting and cosy faux fur to create your uber chic, contemporary bar – The Refinery CityPoint. The all-day dining bar & restaurant features a sunken lounge and alfresco terrace. Make the most of either rain or shine by grabbing a few beers during lunch or dinner!

How do I claim? Use your IFGS 2018 event app by going to the Campus section and The Refinery page. Or just show your event lanyard.

Friday 23rd March

Enjoy a Bottle of Prosecco or a Bucket of 6 beers and 2 flatbreads for £35 at The Drift

Time: Midday onwards – treat yourself to Friday drinks!
Location: The Drift, 110 Bishopsgate, London, EC2N 4AY
Offer: A bottle of prosecco or a bucket of 6 beers and 2 flatbreads for £35

A sanctuary in the chaos of London, right by Liverpool Street. From working lunches to crafted cocktails in the early hours, The Drift has it all. Find a hidden alcove or discover the fine dining nook, and enjoy a bottle of prosecco on us!
Stay a little longer, drift a little further, just don’t be surprised when the hours fly by.

How do I claim? Use your IFGS 2018 event app by going to the Campus section and the Drift page. Or just show your event lanyard.

Book a Private Event at M Restaurant and Get 15% off Drinks

Time: Subject to booking
Location: M Restaurant, 2-3, 60 Threadneedle Street, London EC2R 8HP
Offer: Book a Private Event at M Restaurant and Get an Hour Free Bar and then 15% off drinks

Official sponsors and partners of the Global Summit can book exclusive rooms and bar-space for their private events. Whether it is a breakfast meeting or a drinks reception for clients and partners, M Restaurant offers a range of options. The private members lounge (known as the Den) is ideal for meetings, quiet work spaces during the day or cocktails and music in the evening. There is also a private underground floor, filled only with luxury private meeting rooms/dining rooms suitable for anything between 6 and 36 persons and can be used for private lunches, dinners, presentations and meetings.

How do I Access? Private events are available to sponsors or partners of the Global Summit. To enquire about sponsoring the event please email: ifgs2018@innovatefinance.com.

Need a Bird’s Eye View?

Use the map below to see the full IFGS 2018 Campus, including all our Drake and Morgan partner restaurants and bars, Taylor Street Baristas stores, M Restaurants and nearby hotels. You can also see where you are in relation to our main venue: the historic Guildhall Hall and Grocers’ Hall, as well as where our VIP Speakers’ Dinner will take place at Mansion House.

Plan your route and make the most of our amazing offers and deals.