Intentional Communities Symposium


Cardiff School of Education and Social Policy, Cyncoed Campus, Cardiff Metropolitan University, Wales, UK

Friday 6th July 2018

Event Overview

This third Intentional Communities symposium provides another welcome opportunity for academics and communards to bring together research and lived experience under one roof.  This year’s theme throws the focus onto the process and experience of joining and leaving community. 

The day will provide delegates with:

• An opportunity to engage in discussion around the role and positionality of intentional communities today.
• To share different ideas and approaches that make communities an important site for research and consideration. 
• Participate in practical, thought provoking sessions which will explore different aspects of living in community, joining or exiting community.

This conference is relevant to:
• Academics
• Individuals considering community
• Community members
• PhD students    

Keynote Speakers

      To Be Confirmed


As part of our Sustainable Travel Plan, we encourage all visitors, students, and staff to travel to the University by walking, cycling, public transport, or by car sharing.

Cyncoed Campus
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Cyncoed Road
CF23 6XD

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The 52/52A bus travels from the city centre to the Cyncoed campus every 15 minutes during the day, via Albany Road and Penylan Road.


Heath High Level and Heath Low Level railway stations are approx. 25 minutes walk from the Cyncoed campus, serving the area from the Rhymney and Coryton lines. See National Rail Enquiries for train times.


If travelling by car please use postcode CF23 6XD.

Related Websites

Cardiff Bus

Arriva Trains Wales

Traveline Cymru

See Also...

The AA Route Planner

National Rail

National Express


Cardiff offers a range of hotels, guest houses and bed & breakfast accommodation to suit all budgets.

For an extensive list of accommodation please go to:

How to Register

The symposium fee is £70 per person.

To register for the symposium please click here.

The fee is inclusive of symposium registration, lunch and refreshments.

(Cancellations must be in writing and made more than 10 working days prior to the event or you will be charged the full rate).

Contact Us

Queries and correspondence regarding the content of the event should be sent to Kirsten Stevens-Wood at:

For enquiries regarding booking, or any other administrative detail please contact a member of the Research and Enterprise team at: