Program & Venue

A PDF of the program is HERE

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Friday 22nd

  • The venue for Lindon's Festschrift is in Moray House, Paterson's Land, 19 St John St, EH8 8AQ) in the Old town.
    • You can get here either walking down the Royal mile and walking through the St Johns close (narrow walled gap) off the Royal Mile. Or else you can come up St John St, off Holyrood Rd.
    • The Fest will run 9:00am to 6pm: Registration from 8:30am.
    • Tea coffee, biscuits, and a morning muffin are provided. You will find your own lunch at one of many providers and pubs in the nearby historic Royal Mile.
  • 7:30–11pm Reception
    • The reception is booked for the Playfair Library, starting at 7:30pm - 11pm
    • This is in the Old College. Enter from South Bridge, EH8 9YL
    • This is an easy 10 minute walk up from the Festschrift.
    • Playfair Library, Old College, South Bridge (10 min walk from Fest venue)
    • (Executive meeting 5:30-7:30)

Saturday 23rd

Sunday 24th

  • 8:30 – 5:00 pm Conference day 2
  • 5:00 – 7:30 pm Poster evening (drink and small snack)

Monday 25th

  • 8:30 – 5pm Conference day 3

Business meeting For all members: Lunch hour + time for everyone to get food and assemble.

  • We finish with a banquet, in the College of Physicians, Monday evening
    • Drinks from 7:30, for dinner at 8 pm.

Business meetings

  • Friday 22: ExComm meeting One: 6:00-7:30 PM, Raeburn Room, Old College
  • Monday 25: ExComm meeting Two: 5:00-7:30 PM, Duncan Room, Royal College of Physicians


The poster boards are 1 metre wide by 2 metre high fabric boards, for Velcro dot attachment. Velcro dots will be supplied


And maps to explore

From Festschrift (Paterson's Land, 19 St John St, EH8 8AQ) to the Reception (Playfair Library, in Old College, on South Bridge)

+++Main BGA venue