A two day event being held in Edinburgh at DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh Airport. This event is being facilitated by the authors of ‘Social Calls of the Bats of Britain & Ireland‘ who previously held the first Social Calls of Bats Conference (London, Nov 2016). The material covered during the conference will range from scientific research through to the practical application of knowledge. There will also be ample networking time, as well as the opportunity to ask questions about the subject-matter being discussed. Buffet lunch and refreshments will be provided on both days.
Please note this is a non-residential event. The conference location as been chosen because it is within easy reach of Edinburgh Airport (on site), Edinburgh tram and rail services (tram link from hotel to main railway stations), as well as there being more than ample car parking on site (discounted rate of £3 per day).
Speakers confirmed so far include:
Maggie Andrews Keith French Andrew Froud Leif Gjerde David Hill Erik Korsten
Neil Middleton Jon Russ Sandie Sowler Caroline Weir Susan Young
+ others still to be confirmed
To be announced during February 2018
Each delegate will be able to choose a different workshop each day to attend
Trade Stands confirmed so far include:
Pelagic Publishing Titley Scientific Wildcare Wildlife & Countryside Services
Bat Conservation Trust BatAbility Courses & Tuition Echoes Ecology Ltd
Other Payment Methods
If you are unable to pay using the link above, or if you wish to pay through other means (e.g. by invoice) please get in contact at firstname.lastname@example.org
Booking conference venue accommodation
For those seeking overnight accommodation you can book and pay for rooms directly with the hotel through this link (Single room £135 per night B/B: Double/twin £145 per night B/B). Please ensure when booking via this link, that within the ‘Special Accounts & Rates’ area the box marked ‘Time For Bespoke Sol’ is ticked. Also, please note that better rates may be available through price comparison websites.
Booking other accommodation within Edinburgh
For those not wishing to stay at the conference venue there are a range of other suitable hotels available within or nearby Edinburgh Airport. A Google search centred around the post code EH28 8LL (DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh Airport) should provide ample options nearby at different price levels. You may also wish to consider staying in Edinburgh itself. If so, we would recommend that you book accommodation close to the tram link which runs between the city centre and the hotel.
Once you have processed your booking through this site you should receive a receipt by email. Please also check your junk email inbox in this respect.
Leading up to the event we will send you an email asking you to choose from the selection of workshops available, and at the same time we will ask about any dietary requirements.
Approximately one month before the event, joining instructions will be issued providing full details of the confirmed programme. In the meantime if you have any queries, please get in touch with email@example.com