Convention Edinburgh is Edinburgh’s Convention Bureau and lead organisation responsible for the marketing and promotion of Scotland’s capital city. Edinburgh is a multi award-winning city with a strong reputation as one of the world’s most attractive destinations for meetings, conferences, events and incentives. Combine this with the region’s continued culture of innovation and research excellence in such disciplines as medicine, science, energy, technology, business, education and the creative industries – and this will give you some explanation as to why Edinburgh attracts so many international conferences. Convention Edinburgh can help you plan and organise any size of event, whether it’s for ten delegates or thousands. You have an endless choice of conference and meeting space, ranging from the majestic and ancient to creative and modern. With purpose-built conference facilities, iconic buildings, unique venues, historic castles, art galleries, a national museum, underground caves, whisky vaults and Royal residences, Edinburgh covers every angle.
There’s no shortage of accommodation either with luxury 5-star hotels, elegant boutique properties, stylish serviced apartments and modern university campuses to cater for all tastes and budgets. Wherever you’re coming from, however you choose to travel, getting to Edinburgh is easy. Scotland’s capital is within reach by air, road, rail and sea with excellent UK, European and transatlantic connections. Once here, delegates will enjoy a safe, compact city centre ideal for exploring on foot with green spaces, stunning vistas and most venues, hotels and attractions all within an easy walking distance. It’s time to explore Edinburgh!