Location

Hosted by Glasgow Calendonian University, the conference will be held in the magnificent Technology and Innovation Centre at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow.

Glasgow is located in West Central Scotland. It’s extremely well served by transport links, including three international airports within 40 miles of the city centre and only an hour’s flight from London.

As Scotland’s largest city Glasgow is vibrant and welcoming, bursting with character, personality and great experiences. No matter when you visit, you’ll find world-class visitor attractions, unique neighbourhoods, stunning architecture, an ever-evolving food and drink scene and legendary nightlife.

In Glasgow you can discover the work of Glasgow Art Nouveau architect and designer Charles Rennie Mackintosh. The city has also been described as a ‘shopaholic’s paradise’ in the Lonely Planet guide and one of the best places to head for culinary experimentation by Rough Guides.

Charles Rennie Mackintosh was a pioneering Glaswegian architect and designer and no trip to the city is complete without a visit to one of his magnificent works.  Take a guided tour of one of his unique properties such as the Mackintosh House, House for an Art Lover or Mackintosh at the Willow.  New for 2019 is the Mackintosh Architectural Walking Tours a 90-minute tour from the Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society where you can learn about his life in the city and see his iconic works in context. 

Whether it's a walking tour or going by bus, Glasgow has a whole range of tours to help you discover the city. Hop on the City Sightseeing Bus Tour to catch all the sights, or explore further afield with Rabbie's Trail Burner - there's so much to choose from!

Within 30 minutes you can access some of Scotland’s most scenic spots, such as the beauty of Loch Lomond, the history of Stirling and the sandy beach of Ayr.

Check out the top reasons to visit the city to find out why Time Out Magazine named Glasgow as one of the top 10 ‘Best Cities in the World’ in 2019 and why it's time to make your next stop Glasgow.