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Edinburgh’s ICC welcomes the return of in-person conferences and events

The UK-based Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) will see the return of in-person conferences for the first time since the pandemic next week, with the British Society of Lifestyle Medicine’s fifth annual conference, BSLM2021, taking place at the venue between 2-4 September. The EICC has been Edinburgh’s primary vaccination centre since February and was also one of the Edinburgh Festi...

Edinburgh’s ICC becomes first venue to gain Green Meetings Standard certification by Green Tourism

Sustainable certification programme Green Tourism has launched its Green Meetings Standard, with the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) in Scotland becoming the first venue to gain the accreditation. Edinburgh-based Green Tourism said the initiative was introduced to highlight meetings and event venues with high environmental and sustainability standards and practices in place. Hotel...

Scotland’s EVENTIT to return in September at EICC

EVENTIT, Scotland’s annual showcase for business event professionals, is set to return following a disruptive year in which Covid-19 forced the organisers to postpone the event twice.  EVENTIT will return on 10 September at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) and will mark the first major business event to be held in Scotland since Covid-19 restrictions were first introduced last ...

Edinburgh ICC secures major international healthcare conference for 2023

The Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC), in the UK, has secured the 15th World Congress on Endometriosis (WCE2023), with the international healthcare conference set for the venue between 3-6 May 2023. The conference will take place in the UK for the first time since 2000, with 1,200 delegates expected to attend and an estimated economic impact for Edinburgh of £3m. The bid team was le...

Edinburgh secures three major conferences for 2021

The Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) has secured three major conferences for 2021. The British Society of Lifestyle Medicine is set to take place in September 2021, Cleantech Forum Europe in October 2021 and the Society for Endocrinology in November 2021. EICC CEO Marshall Dallas said: “It would be a huge understatement to say we are looking forward to the return of conferences nex...

EICC marks 25th anniversary and looks back on ‘best ever year’, 2019

The Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) has marked its 25th anniversary this week while reporting record annual results for 2019. The venue had its ‘best ever year’ in 2019 and produced an economic impact of over £720m (US$926m) since opening its doors in September 1995. To date, almost 3,500 events have been held at the EICC with total delegate numbers standing at 1.5m. R...