Practical Information

Location and travel information

The event will be held in the Informatics Forum, University of Edinburgh. The address is 10 Crichton St, the venue postcode is EH8 9AB, and it is marked with a star in the map below.

Food and Drink

On both days, we will provide morning and afternoon refreshments, and (probably) a light lunch also. Please make sure you make a note of any special dietary requirements when registering.

Conference dinner at a nearby restaurant will be on the evening of Thursday 26th April: if you are interested in coming to dinner (at your own cost), please indicate this when registering.


Edinburgh is a tourist city and there are many Hotels and B&Bs, including many close to the city. Some suggestions are as follows: